The First Issue of 2018 Moves in Space and Time

The February issue of Nokturno provides you with kinetic poetry, conceptual novelties, video art and sound scapes with different atmospheres – all combined with a new dimension to Nokturno´s activity: a real-life release party at movie theater Riviera on 22nd of February. This issue celebrates Leevi Lehto´s long career with two pieces drawing from his […]

Apply Now For The Nokturno Residence!

Last year Nokturno launched a new residency program for poets and artists using poetry in their work. We now announce an open call for the second Digital Residency in April/May 2018. Nokturno’s Digital Residence is a virtual residency program inviting poets and artists to create digital poetry and/or explore and use digital resources as part […]

Nokturno thanks the Kone Foundation

Nokturno is glad to announce that on December 2017 we received a two-year funding from Kone Foundation! Kone Foundation is a Finnish foundation known for funding bold initiatives and pioneering projects in the fields of art, science and humanities. With the support of Kone Foundation Nokturno will be able to continue releasing new poetry every […]


Three-Dimensional Letters And Scenes in the Kitchen

The last issue of 2017 brings you inter-arts poetry, video and sound and two overviews to early Finnish poetry generators. Our series of essays on Arto Kytöhonka, pioneer in Finnish digital poetry, complements with two essays on Kytöhonka´s poetry generators. Teemu Ikonen´s essay addresses the subject from academic point of view and in a broader […]


Pioneers, omens and writings off the ground

Nokturno 5-2017 brings you site-specific installations, sound poetry and a love story written and photographed with a smart phone. Poet-in-digital-residence continues his work with the theme poetry & games. Runopaikkoja and its Kalma (death) series is a joint project by litterature critic Tarja Hallberg and artist and illustrator Nina Mutik. Enne (Omen) and Raja (Border […]