Contact information

Ateneum Art Museum
Kaivokatu 2, 00100 Helsinki, Finland

Operator (Finnish National Gallery): tel. +358 (0)294 500 200 (on weekdays 8:00–16:15)
Ateneum’s information desk: tel. +358 (0)294 500 401, e-mail: ainfo [a]
Bookings: tel. +358 (0)294 500 500 (Mon–Fri 10:00–14:00), e-mail: sales [a]



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Marja Sakari,
Museum Director
Riikka Tuononen, Museum Director’s Assistant
Kirsi Muurama, 
Museum Director’s Assistant (on family leave)

Collections, Exhibitions and Events

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Anna-Maria von Bonsdorff, Chief Curator; exhibitions (e-mail: anna-maria.vonBonsdorff [a]
Sointu Fritze,
Chief Curator; Production Manager
Timo Huusko,
Chief Curator; collections
Katja Ikäläinen,
Exhibition Producer (e-mail: katja.ikalainen [a]
Satu Itkonen,
Head of Public Programmes
Mari Jalkanen,
Producer; public programmes
Maikki Lavikkala, Exhibition Producer
Anja Olavinen,
Special Researcher; public programmes
Erica Othman,
Educational Curator; workshop
Anne-Maria Pennonen,
Curator; exhibitions (e-mail: anne-maria.pennonen [a]
Hanne Selkokari, 
Curator; collections
Anu Utriainen,
Senior Researcher and Curator; collections
Lene Wahlsten, 
Curator; collections
Inka Yli-Tepsa, Community Producer; public programmes

Communications and Marketing

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Anna Kari, Communications Officer
Saara Myllymäki, Digital Communications Officer
Jaana Rosenlew, Collaboration and Marketing Specialist
Suvi Rusanen, Marketing Manager
Johanna Savolainen, Communication Manager
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.

Read more about arranging photo and video shoots at the Ateneum


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Minna Erwe, Head Registrar
Anna Pirkkalainen, Exhibitions Registrar
Erno Tainio, Exhibitions Registrar
Aura Kuula, Exhibitions Registrar (on study leave)

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 Kristina von Knorring. Read more about outgoing loans.

Museum Technicians

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Anssi AhlgrénMuseum Technical Services Manager (e-mail: anssi.ahlgren [a]
Mikko Hallikainen
Timo Hiltunen,
Martti Kervinen,
Chief Technician
Reine Lukinmaa,
Chief AV Technician
Mikko Martikainen,
Johanna Naalisvaara,
Technician, Lights
Timo Nurminen,
Technician, Lights
Isa Päivinen, 
Chief Technician 
Jürgen Sachau, Technician
Jyrki Vahteristo,
Mikko Viinikainen,

Customer Service

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Kati Lomperi, Customer Service Supervisor


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Lost property

We use the eOmistaja lost property service.

Friends of Ateneum

Emma Valjakka
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Read more about Friends of Ateneum

Museum Shop

Tel. +358 (0)294 500 434
museoshop [a]

Visit the webshop

Research Library

You can explore the materials in the Finnish National Gallery’s archive collections and library at the Ateneum Research Library. Requests for material and bookings to use the microfilm reader should be made well in advance.

For enquiries, requests for material, and appointment bookings, email tutkimus [a]

Read more about the Archive and Library Information services


More information about open vacancies and possibilities for internship can be found from the pages of the Finnish National Gallery.


Tel. +358 (0)294 500 350
Fax +358 (0)294 500 248
kirjaamo [a]


  • Finnish National Gallery’s business ID: 0800570-3
  • E-invoice address: 003708005703
  • Operator: Maventa (003721291126)
  • Operator ID for invoices sent through the bank network: DABAFIHH*

The invoice must contain a reference, e.g. the orderer’s name and the museum or a department.

All invoicing details can be found from the page of the Finnish National Gallery.