Institut finlandais or the Finnish Institute in France is a place that brings France and Finland together in the heart of Latin Quarter in Paris. It serves as a platform for artists from different fields of art, and it organizes and promotes cultural events related to Finland in France.
Juhani Pallasmaa designed the facilities of the Finnish Institute in France in 1990.
In the galerie-boutique of the institute, they present a collection of design and crafts curated by Katja Hagelstam from Lokal Helsinki. The collection is called "Juhlat" (party), and it consists of natural materials, craft skills and limited editions.