Finnish Art Society gives annually an award for “the best art book of the year”. The award, €10.000, is given to writers, editors or illustrators for advancing art literature in Finland.

Art books (2-3 copies) published in Finland in 2017, or in November-December in 2016, can be sent until 31.10.2017 to the address:

Finnish Art Society / Literary Award
c/o Kunsthalle Helsinki
Nervanderinkatu 3
00100 Helsinki

The Literature Award will be given in December.

Literature Committee 2017
Chair: Asko Mäkelä, Lic.Phil.
Members: Heikki Kastemaa, art critic; Sini Mononen, art critic