Helsinki curious

The World

The city of Helsinki commissioned artists in Berlin, London and Tokyo, who have never been to Finland, to come up with images of Helsinki based entirely on imagination and on the memories of people from their cities who have visited Helsinki. Host Carol Hills tells the story of their art, which was just unveiled today as part of Helsinki's Design Week.

Will you help our nonprofit newsroom today?

Every week, more than 2 million listeners tune into our broadcast and follow our digital coverage like this story, which is available to read for free thanks to charitable contributions from listeners like you. But less than 1% of our audience supports our program directly. From now through the end of the year, every gift will be matched dollar for dollar by a generous donor, which means your gift will help us unlock a $67,000 challenge match.

Will you join our growing list of loyal supporters and double your impact today?