International Natures of Art Nouveau exhibition has been opened in the main building of Helsinki City Museum, highlighting the role of nature in art and architecture across Europe at the turn of the 20th century. Helsinki is a significant European Art Nouveau – or Jugend, as it is called in Finland – city, with an [...]
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The theme of this group exhibition is trees which are the key elements in landscape art. Four Finnish photo artists Kristoffer Albrecht, Taneli Eskola, Pentti Sammallahti and Ritva Kovalainen have chosen their favourites from their own works as well as from the collections of the Finnish National Gallery starting from the beginning of the 16th century to the [...]
Marja Kanervo is a pioneer of Finnish installation art renowned for her site-specific pieces that last only for the duration of the exhibition. The Kiasma exhibition approaches Kanervo’s career from the 1980s to the present day and it is the artist’s most extensive solo showing in twenty years. The previous exhibition of this kind was [...]
Helsinki commisions the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation to explore the possibility of a Guggenheim Museum in Finland.