The lectures during the jubilee year offer a chance to learn more about the Futuro house, the utopian visions of modernism and the inspiration they provided for artists.

Marko Home: Futuro world 50 years
On Saturday 19 May and 15 September at 1 pm
Art historian and Futuro specialist Marko Home discusses the colourful phases of the Futuro and especially the current situation of the Futuro houses in various corners of the world.

Marko Home: Alternative futures
On Saturday 18 August at 1 pm
Art historian and Futuro specialist Marko Home talks about architectural utopias that preceded and succeeded the Futuro.

How Plastic Heart was born: Mika Taanila
On Friday 24 August at 6 pm
Chief Curator Arja Miller, curator of Plastic Heart, interviews visual artist and film director Mika Taanila about the planning of, inspiration for and work stages of the artwork celebrating Futuro’s 50th anniversary. Free entrance.

Guided tour with an expert: Futuromania 
On Friday 31 August at 6 pm, EMMA
Curator Laura Kokkonen, curator of Futuromania, talks about how the exhibition was planned and about its content. Free entrance.

Entrance fee 12/10 €, if other is not mentioned. Free entrance with Kaikukortti and Museokortti. 

All lectures in Finnish. The programme will be updated. Changes possible.