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Ateneum. Kuva / Bild / Photo: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Pakarinen

Ateneum Art Museum

Kaivokatu 2, FI-00100 Helsinki, Finland
Operator: +358 (0)294 500 200

Information: +358 (0)294 500 401, e-mail
Guided tours: +358 (0)294 500 500 (Mon-Fri 9-15)

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Marja Sakari, Museum Director
Kirsi Muurama, Museum Director’s Assistant

Collections, exhibitions and events

Anna-Maria von Bonsdorff, Chief Curator; exhibitions
Sointu Fritze, Chief Curator; Production Manager
Timo Huusko, Chief Curator; collections
Katja Ikäläinen, Production Coordinator
Satu Itkonen, Head of Public Programmes
Anja Olavinen, Special Researcher; public programmes
Erica Othman, Educational Curator; workshop
Anne-Maria Pennonen, Curator
Hanne Selkokari, Curator
Anu Utriainen, Keeper of Prints and Drawings; collections
Mika Väyrynen, Producer; public programmes
Lene Wahlsten, Coordinator; collections and publications

Communications and marketing

Johanna Eiramo, Communications Manager
Jonna Hurskainen, Marketing Manager (leave of absence until 30 September 2020)
Anna Kari, Communications Officer
Jaana Rosenlew, Marketing Planner
Suvi Wirman, Graphic Designer

Press photos:

Note! In case you need images of works of art in Ateneum’s collections for other publication or research use, please contact the Finnish National Gallery’s Photographic Service.

Arranging photo shoots at the Ateneum: read more


Minna Erwe, Senior Exhibitions Registrar
Anna Pirkkalainen, Exhibitions Registrar
Satu Rantala, Collections Registrar

For loans and depositions from the collections of Finnish National Gallery – Ateneum Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma and Sinebrychoff Art Museum – please contact Collections Registrar Satu Rantala. Read more about outgoing loans.

Museum technicians

Anssi Ahlgrén, Museum Technical Services Manager
Tarja Ervasti, Technician, Lights
Mikko Hallikainen
, Technician
Timo Hiltunen, Technician
Martti Kervinen, Chief Technician
Reine Lukinmaa, Chief AV Technician
Mikko Martikainen, Technician
Johanna Naalisvaara, Technician, Lights
Timo Nurminen, Chief AV Technician
Isa Päivinen, Chief Technician
Asko Penna
, Project worker
Jürgen Sachau, Technician
Jyrki Vahteristo, Technician
Mikko Viinikainen, Technician

Customer service
Jussi Eeli, Customer Service Supervisor
Lasse Jusula, Customer Service Officer

Press releases

The Ateneum exhibition The Modern Woman to travel to Japan

Produced by the Ateneum Art Museum, the exhibition The Modern Woman will be presented at the National Museum of Western Art in Tokyo, Japan, from 17 June to 23 September 2019. The exhibition will celebrate one hundred years of diplomatic relations between Finland and…

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