MIKKELI CENTRE OF PHOTOGRAPHY

The headquarters of Mikkeli Centre of Photography are in a cultural historical building.

Mikkeli Centre of Photography is a contemporary and versatile Finnish art centre. The Centre promotes photography and visual arts on regional, national and international level. The Centre organises high quality exhibitions and education, conducts research, is an expert in publishing photography books and houses a Digital Photography Workshop and gallery spaces. Welcome to visit!

December 2017 is for youth culture

In December 2017 the Centre organizes the Cultural Path for Media Education, Mikkeli Media Arts -education and Mikkeli Grand Lan -event for the youngsters. All the gallery spaces are dedicated to youth culture, events and media education.

12.10.–10.11.2017
Markku Laamanen | Jyrki Markkanen | Juha-Pekka Inkinen

BOOKS OF LOCAL CULTURAL HERITAGE

Lifetime achievement of the stonemason Veikko Salmela (1930–2016) and the history of his family company Keski-Suomen Kiviteollisuus Oy. Veikko Salmela was a longtime member of The Mikkeli Centre of Photography. The book presents the local cultural heritage and craft skills by combining old and new photographs and texts.

Historical Mikkeli: The Age of the Stonemason. Image of Veikko Stonemason Salmela 15.6.2016 by Olli Jaatinen.