In Helsinki, entire neighbourhoods are made up of art nouveau style shapes.

Summer competition: Spot and shoot art nouveau gems!

In Helsinki, entire neighbourhoods are made up of art nouveau style shapes, colours and materials popular during the fin de siècle. To help visitors and the city’s residents to discover these gems of one of Europe’s finest art nouveau cities, Helsinki City Museum has produced an art nouveau guide. Take part in the art nouveau themed competition on Instagram or Facebook for a chance to win wonderful prizes!

Photograph an art nouveau building or a fun detail or take an #artnouveauselfie (#jugendselfie) and publish your shot on Instagram – be creative!

Use the hashtags #helsinkiartnouveau (#helsinginjugend) and #helsinkicitymuseum (#kaupunginmuseo).

Enter to win one of the following prizes:

1. One weekend night stay for two in the beautiful GLO Hotel Art.
2. Three cameras from Rajala.
One Canon EOS M50 + 15–45mm IS STM system camera, black
One Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II compact camera, black
One Canon Zoemini C, yellow
3. One gift card (50 euros) to the enchanting Lumoan Store.
4. Five copies of the art nouveau architecture guide, fresh from the printer’s.

The competition ends on 31 August, after which a panel will select the winners on 5 September. The winners will be contacted and their submitted name will be published on Instagram and Facebook. Helsinki City Museum has the right to publish the competition photographs on its website and social media channels. All participants are entered into the prize draw. By participating, you accept these terms and conditions. This competition is not endorsed by Instagram or Facebook. Please note that in order to enter the competition, the images must be published on a public account.

Helsinki City Museum

A new architecture guide takes you around the art nouveau Helsinki