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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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Sointu Fritze, Chief Curator; Acting Museum Director

Kirsi Muurama, Museum Director’s Assistant

Collections, exhibitions and events

Erkki Anttonen, Special Researcher; collections
Anna-Maria von Bonsdorff, Chief Curator; exhibitions
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
Anu Utriainen, Curator
Mika Väyrynen, Producer; public programmes
Lene Wahlsten, Coordinator; collections and publications

Communications and marketing

Johanna Eiramo, Communications Manager
Jonna Hurskainen, Marketing Manager
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

Isa Päivinen
, Chief Technician
Mikko Hallikainen, Technician
Timo Hiltunen, Technician
Martti Kervinen, Technician
Reine Lukinmaa, Chief AV Technician
Timo Nurminen, Chief AV 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

A survey of Helene Schjerfbeck’s career to open at the Royal Academy of Arts in London in 2019

The survey is organised by the Royal Academy of Arts in London in collaboration with the Ateneum Art Museum, part of the Finnish National Gallery. It is curated by Jeremy Lewison, Independent Curator and formerly Director of Collections at Tate; Anna-Maria von Bonsdorff, Chief…

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