Suggest an expert or an action of the arts and culture industries


TAKU will choose the year’s foremost arts and culture expert and action for the Work Life Awards. Who or what do you consider to be the most distinguished person or an action in the industry 2023? Send us your suggestion!

Member benefit: Support for education. Apply now!


It is time to apply support for education! The grant is established for professional development and courses. Application period 1.-30.9.2023.

Music x Media: Tampere, October 2023


TAKU is participating in the Music x Media event, not only answering your worklife questions, but also offering exciting content in the pitching lecture and workshop. Will you come along?

TAKUtuki prize 2023 has been awarded


TAKUtuki prize 2023 has been awarded to two final projects or theses done by TAKU’s student members.

Salary survey’s data for arts and culture professionals


The survey tells that the salary level of arts and culture professionals corresponds to the Finnish median. However, questions that require closer examination and development emerged.

Graduating student, apply for TAKUtuki prize in March


Student member, have you recently finished your thesis or are you currently working on it? Now it is the right time to apply TAKUtuki prize which is worth 1000 €.

TAKU’s new board begins its term in January 2023


Who are councelling our organization? Get to know TAKU’s new board!

TAKU awards winners 2022 are published


The winners of the Arts and Culture Work Life Awards 2022 have been published. The jury’s decisions emphasize the development of industry advocacy work and international solidarity.

TAKU’s strategic goals for the government programme 2023-27


Arts and culture sector needs reconstruction after the corona crisis, but the gaze must also be directed further into the future. TAKU wants to raise topics that concern the entire working life and the renewal of society at the same time.