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Kone Foundation is an independent and unaffiliated organisation that awards grants to promote academic research, culture and the arts.

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The 2023 residencies for Saari Residence have been awarded

Anna Talasniemi

Anna Talasniemi, long-time Executive Director of Kone Foundation, is moving on to new challenge

Kone Foudation’s annual report for 2021 has been published – with its new strategy, the Foundation will focus on supporting free and multi-voiced research and art