The last day of the exhibition

The last day of the exhibition

Thursday the 25th of October is the last day of the exhibition and artist meeting with glassblower Väinö Terho! The exhibition is open & you can find the glassblower from the gallery at 11-18, welcome! “I was instantly hooked by the glow of the molten...
Coming up next!

Coming up next!

At the beginning of November opens the next exhibition “Veen emäntä” by the gallery owner, glass artist Marja Hepo-aho. The exhibition presents the story behind glass artist and glassblower Hepo-aho’s brand named Mafka, which combines Finnish Kalevala and...
Artist meeting: Glassblower Väinö Terho

Artist meeting: Glassblower Väinö Terho

The Unelmasta todeksi – A dream come true exhibition by the young talent, glassblower Väinö Terho is now open at our gallery in Helsinki. The exhibition tells about the feelings of the young glassblower when at the end of an internship there started discussions...
A dream come true exhibition opening on Thursday!

A dream come true exhibition opening on Thursday!

You are warmly welcome to the exhibition opening on Thursday the 11th of October at 18 o’clock! In order to prepare for the celebrations as well as possible, we kindly ask you to sign up in advance by email: ammi@mafka-alakoski.fi. You can read more about the...
Väinö Terho: Unelmasta todeksi – A dream come true

Väinö Terho: Unelmasta todeksi – A dream come true

If you have visited our glass studio in Riihimäki during the past year, you have most likely met with Väinö. This young talent was first doing his internship with us and later on joined the team as a glassblower. Next, we’ll have an exhibition by Väinö at our...
The Aika – Time exhibition got a lot of media attention

The Aika – Time exhibition got a lot of media attention

Glass artist Sini Majuri’s Aika – Time exhibition came to an end a week ago. We are very happy how the exhibition got a lot of media attention and therefore many new visitors found their way to our gallery. The attention seemed much needed for the whole...
The places to be during this weekend

The places to be during this weekend

It’s going to be a busy weekend! The Night of the Arts in Riihimäki is just about to start. There is a lot happening around the former glass factory! For example, glass blowing demos, live music, pop-up cafe and a tour to the closed factory building.  ...
GalleryWednesday 5th of September

GalleryWednesday 5th of September

It is time for the autumn season’s first GalleryWednesday & artist meeting with Sini Majuri. Come and hear the stories behind the glass artwork from glass artist herself on Wednesday the 5th of September at 17-20. Here are a few photos from the exhibition, but as...
The Night of the Arts artist meeting

The Night of the Arts artist meeting

Come and meet the glass artist Sini Majuri at the Aika exhibition during the Night of the Arts! The Night of the Arts is getting close and so is the artist meeting with Sini Majuri. Come and hear the stories behind the glass artwork from glass artist herself on...