City of Kuopio
Tulliportinkatu 31
P.O. Box 228
FIN-70101 Kuopio, Finland
Tel. +358 17 182 111
Fax +358 17 182 058




ANTI Contemporary Art Festival / 2012 / Amos Latterier. Kuva: Pekka Mäkinen

ANTI - Contemporary Art Festival's theme children and young people

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.

Shanghai Magnolia Silver Award to Michael Claussen

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.

University of Eastern Finland climbed in QS World University Rankings by 24 positions

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.


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