Bioart Society is a Helsinki-based association developing, producing and facilitating activities around art and natural sciences with an emphasis on biology, ecology and life sciences. It runs SOLU Space, an artistic laboratory and platform for art, science and society in Katajanokka, Helsinki, and - together with the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station of the University of Helsinki - Ars Bioarctica, an art & science program with focus on the sub-arctic environment. Bioart Society was established in May 2008 and it has more than 110 members from Finland and other countries.

A list with the members of the Bioartsociety

Partners and collaborators


Erich Berger, director

Piritta Puhto, curator and senior producer

Johanna Salmela, communications and office manager

Leena Valkeapää, Ars Bioarctica residency mentor

email: info(at)bioartsociety.fi

Board Members:

Mari Keski-Korsu, chair person, artist                                      

Kristiina Ljokkoi, vice chairperson, curator HAM

Kira O `Reilly, member, artist

Christina Stadlbauer, member, artist, PHD

Antero Kare, member, artist

Kasperi Mäki-Reinikka, member, PHD student Aalto Univ.

Atte Korhola, vice member, professor Helsinki Univ.

Anniina Suominen, vice member, porfessor Aalto Univ.

Piritta Puhto, secretary to the board