ANTI - Contemporary Art Festival, held on 23 - 28 September 2014 in Kuopio, presents site- and time-specific works made for public space. The theme of this year’s art festival is children and young people.
The twin city cooperation between the city of Kuopio and Shanghai Pudong has got a significant acknowledgement. The director of Kuopio Music Centre, Michael Claussen, has received the Shanghai Magnolia Silver Award 2014.
The University of Eastern Finland was ranked 267th in the QS World University Rankings, which is the university's best international ranking result thus far. The performance of the University of Eastern Finland in the QS ranking has witnessed an upward trend over the past years.