The Backlight Photo Festival is focused on documentary photography, yet still open to different artistic approaches. The festival promotes intercultural dialogue by focusing on revealing the hidden, the veiled, the lost and forgotten.
The Mikkolan Navetta arts and crafts centre in the village of Luopioinen includes, for example, a café, recycling shop, crafts shop, arts exhibition, the TerveTalo exhibition of ecological housing, an instrument workshop and much, much more!
Purnu in Orivesi, founded by the sculptor Aimo Tukiainen, is the oldest summer art exhibition center in Finland. Today's art is exhibited as well as Tukiainen´s works, among others the statue of Marshal Mannerheim.
The Taidekirnu arts centre in the old dairy of Mouhijärvi hosts a variety of exhibitions, art courses and cultural events through the summer. The building also holds a dairy museum, gift shop and café.
SuviDesign is a sales exhibition for design and industrial art in Purnu, Orivesi. The exhibition, which is held between 16 and 17 July 2011, features diverse high-quality works from design professionals.