• AREFS taide ja kultuuri ry is located in Haukivuori in rural Finland and organizes and supports art and culture projects

AREFS taide ja kulttuuri ry
AREFS art and culture association

  • Savon Radan ryhmä organizes activities along the historical Savo line


and have in 2016 a journey full of art and creativity

Wonderful New Year

In the image we used a part of the train paintings made during September 2015 at the school in Rämälä and a detail of the installation 'Bon Voyage' created by children of the school in Rämälä.

art is like a train which carries all around emotions, visions and expressions of people

AREFS wishes you a good journey during 2016 and hopes you enter our art train during this year to enjoy art and culture events and programs we are planning.

Related to the goals of AREFS taide ja kulttuuri ry and its activities in the past we are developing a various program in the field of art, art education, cultural heritage and rural development. It is our intention to involve local communities in participating in the program parts.

In 2016 AREFS is planning the following activities and programs:

1. Exhibitions with art works from artists in the region of Etelä Savo in STUDIO 23
2. Art workshops ART STEPS FROM THE PAST TO THE FUTURE at the school in Rämälä
3. Cooperation with Wanha Koulu Vehmaskylä in the field of art and culture activities
4. Cooperation with the the regional railway group SAVON-RADAN ryhmä
6. International cooperation in the field of art education and artist-in-residence
7. Art lessons on the internet based on the programs of last years

Click here to see the whole review of 2015




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