Installations produced at Art Prescription participatory art workshops together with playground children
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Children at Jakomäki playground made this Taikametsä (Magic Forest) to Jakomäki library 2016



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Leikkipuisto Kiikku Kontulan terveysasemalla

Playground Kipinäpuisto children made this common artwork Merihirviöiden maailma (Sea Monsters' World) to Kontula library's children's department 2015
Leikkipuisto Kiikku Kontulan terveysasemalla

Viidakkokarnevaali (Jungle Carnaval) produced in Art Prescription workshops in playground Kiikku,
from November 2014 at Kontula health station.


Leikkipuisto Mellunmäki's Taikakilpikonnat (Magic Tortoises) at Mellunkylä underground station,
December 2014


The Art Prescription of the cultural association Lila proudly presents: Taikametsä (Magic forest),
a particitory artwork created by playground children in the Ristikko shopping centre


Taidesaappaat lätäkössä (Art boots in a puddle) by Kesanto playground children
in the entrance of Suutarila library and school until the end of 2012


Art Prescription proudly presents:
Kevään ensimmäiset Aurinkoperhoset (The First Sun Butterflies of the Spring),
a participatory artwork by the children at Nurkka playground in Puistola library
for all the summer 2012


The Art Prescription in Tapulikaupunki: Tapulin tötterö at Tapuli library 14.5. - 31.8. 2012
a particitory artwork created by Tapuli playground children


The Art Prescription in Oulunkylä: Ikkunakylä (the window village)
at Oulunkylä library, a particitory artwork created by Mäkitorppa playground children


Superkaupunki Ihmemaassa (Super City in Wonderland) in Ruoholahti children's library.
Created by the children at the Ruoholahti playground.



The participatory art work Laulu lumelle (A Song for the Snow) created by the children of the Taivallahti playground to Töölö library. Open 10th Feb - 10th Mar 2012.


What colour does the snow have? When can it be blue?


The opening of Laulu lumelle, artists


The participatory artwork Magic Metro at Rastila metro station, made by the children at Haruspuisto playground


In Omakaupunki of Helsingin Sanomat


Cakeshop in Myllypuro shopping centre by the children at Myllynsiipi playground


Cakeshop, detail


Flying Cows in Vuotalo were made with the children at Rusthollari Playground.




Treasures at the bottom of the pond by the childred of Lampi Playground in Kontula library. Looking from the outside the treasures are still covered by weeds but...


... from inside they appear cleaned and colourful.


The illustration of Snufkin on a meadow in "Who will comfort Toffle" by Tove Jansson acted as a starting point in the workshops in Taivallahti Playground where children made an imaginary journey to the meadow, imagining butterflies there.
Bay of Summer by children of Taivallahti Playground was on display in Töölö library from Spring until Summer in 2011.


The Cultural Assciation Lila in co-operation with Taivallahti Playground, Oy Moomin Characters Ltd:n and Töölö library.


Because Lauttasaari is situated by the sea the theme at the workshops was ships. Here is Flock of Ships by the children at Lahnalahti Playground on display at Lauttasaari Library.


Flock of Ships at Lauttasaari Library, as seen from outside


Glowfish were created at Linja Playground in Autumn 2010. The idea for the "glowfish" originated from fish painted on the pool at the playground.
Glowfish were on display first on the windows of the Linja Playground.


Glowfish were then hung above the stairs leading onto the children´s department at the Kallio Library.