ARTS MANAGEMENT HELSINKI – We ❤ Artists.
Arts Management Helsinki is a progressive and constantly developing company in the arts. Its core partners and collaborators are freelance artists and arts communities. The focus is on the improvement of working conditions of artists, on the creation of new partnerships and possibilities, and on the rethinking of production structures in Finland.
Arts Management Helsinki is a values based consultancy founded in 2012.
Arts Management Helsinki Oy
Iso Roobertinkatu 36
VAT id: FI24788090
FI02 5780 3820 0795 06
Arts Management Helsinki is a member of AGMA, The Association of Agents and Managers in Creative Industries of Finland ,
Arts Management Helsinki is led by Outi Järvinen. Outi has been working as a manager and producer in the arts for fifteen years. Before founding Arts Management Helsinki, Outi worked for several years at Zodiak – Center for New Dance and as producer of contemporary dance festivals.
Outi received her MA in choreography at the Theatre Academy of Finland. She has also done studies in e.g. financial administration. Outi took part in the TAIVEX Senior Management Training 2009-2011 and TAIVEX² work attachment program 2012-2013.
In 2013-2014 Outi was a mentor in the Nordic-Baltic Kedja Mentoring Scheme, which has later been developed into the Nordic Circle of Artistic Management network and mentoring project by Arts Management Helsinki and four other Nordic partner organisations. In addition to mentoring, Outi is a visiting teacher at the University of the Arts and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences in Helsinki. She is active in cultural policy work and the improvement of working conditions for the artists.
Since 2019, Outi is also a member of the committee of independent professionals and entrepreneurs of Akava Special Branches. Akava Special Branches is a trade union whose members work in expert and managerial positions in the fields of culture, administration, communications and wellbeing.
tel. +358 41 545 6255
“The mission of Arts Management Helsinki is to change the world through art, and to change the art world through business.”