Timo Uotila reports on arts and culture in Finland; the selection of next years Eurovision contest. The new Oodi library in Helsnki is a finalist competing for the World's best public library, the latest trends in Finnish fashion at the Fashion in Helsinki event.
Clothes can be assembled by their owners like furniture from Ikea, Finnish design offers new ideas that even attract attention in China. The new Oodi library in central Helsinki is in the final for the World's best public library. The other finalists are Sydney in Australia, Tilburg in Holland and Christchurch in New Zealand. An internatinoal committee will announce the winner on the 27 August this year.