Unleashing creativity.
Seeking new ways and possibilities for creativity to manifest itself.

Leading the way to the future. Holding visions in tomorrow.


Encouraging to explore, discover and to trust on your creative instincts. Stepping into the unknown, new grounds in order to grow, learn and progress.


Interdisciplinary collaboration between the fields of art, design, science, technology etc.


Sharing creativity, promotion, know-how and other resources based on mutual agreements and respect.

Supporting sustainable development and long-term contribution.
Developing creative production and services.

Creating international creative center activity and residency network with global consensus

Visualizing the future of contemporary art & culture

Intergrating creativity, arts & culture with the other fields of society

Inviting creative professionals to Finland.

Producing culture events & projects, contemporary art and educational concepts.

Creative center's multidisciplinary atmosphere brings the experts of art and culture together by offering studio and accommodation spaces and by organizing vivid activities.

Arteles - organization developing creativity, art and culture

Arteles combines the fields of creativity into interdisciplinary and functional equations. The operational focus centralizes around Arteles creative center and it's creative residency programs.

In Arteles the main principle is to provide freedom for creativity. Courage to dream and to see things from new perspectives. These elements build a base for creative processes and more colorful future scene. Art and creativity do not know any boundaries. They have the strenght to go beyond the known and set the course of the future.

Arteles Creative Center is a non-profit residency center supporting creative individuals in their development and unique creative journeys towards the unknown.

Creative Residency
Arteles operates one of the largest international artist residency centers in Northern Europe and also organizes cultural events and activities.

Arteles collaborates actively with other cultural members, organizations and associations and supports notable creative and artistic actions.
Arteles Creative Center
Hahmajärventie 26
38490 Haukijärvi

+358 50 300 6304

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