Apply grant from AEK foundation


Grants for research, education, or professional development. Application period for Akava Special Branches’ AEK foundation is on 7. December 2021 – 28. February 2022. Read more!

Get to know TAKU’s new board


TAKU has a new chairperson and a diverse board of members representing the arts and culture sector. Piia Lääveri, Ruisrock festival’s Executive producer was elected as a chairperson of TAKU for the next term. Get to know all the board members.

Welcome to TAKU’s annual fall meeting on 19. November


As a member you are warmly welcome to participate TAKU’s annual spring meeting on 7th May. Please register here!

AVI: Workers’ rights in Finland webinar 11. November


The webinar gives you basic knowledge of workers’ rights. This will help you to make sure that you will be treated right and equally in Finnish work life. We will also tell you what to do if you face problems at work. For those who work with immigrants, the webinar will give know-how to guide immigrants in work-related situations. The webinar is in English.

Interested in promoting diversity in the culture sector?


Culture for All Service and Globe Art Point organize DIVERSITY AGENT 2.0 COURSE Strengthening & Advancing Anti-Racist Practices. Apply by September 12, 2021!

Read our latest newsletter


Read our first newsletter in English and remember, that we update our English pages with up-to-date information, e.g. on new guides or other membership services! 

TAKU’s new website is published!


The newly published website is designed to serve TAKU’s members by offering information and inspiration.

TAKU pisarakuosi

Enough is enough. Statement of the Culture and Event Industry.


In the cultural and event sector, corona restrictions have hit harder than in other sectors, as the majority of the its activities are based on the audience economy. Here is the statement of 171 operators.

TAKU’s membership survey


Participate in TAKU’s membership survey and help us to improve our services, communications and advocacy.