Audio Guide to Ateneum’s Collections

The audio guide presents the key works in the Stories of Finnish Art collections exhibition. The audio guide follows the themes of the exhibition. NOTE! Not all the works are on display all the time.

Themes at the Exhibition Halls

Landscape
People
Kalevala
Symbolism
Classics
New Expression
Urban Life
Hope and Misgivings
Echoes of War
Artists
Form and Colour
Permission to Experiment
Taking Stand

Landscape

Ferdinand von Wright: View from Haminalahti, 1853
Ferdinand von Wright: Näköala Haminalahdelta, 1853. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Jukka Romu

Ferdinand von Wright: View from Haminalahti, 1853. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Jukka Romu

 

Werner Holmberg: Road in Häme (A Hot Summer Day), 1860. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Helsinki University. Image: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

Werner Holmberg: Road in Häme (A Hot Summer Day), 1860. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Helsinki University. Image: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

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People

Robert Wilhelm Ekman: Pentti Lyytinen recites poems in a cottage in Savo, 1848
Robert Wilhelm Ekman: Pentti Lyytinen lukee runojaan savolaisessa pirtissä, 1848. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Yehia Eweis

Robert Wilhelm Ekman: Pentti Lyytinen recites poems in a cottage in Savo, 1848. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Yehia Eweis

 

Magnus von Wright: Annankatu on a Cold Winter Morning, 1868
Magnus von Wright: Annankatu kylmänä talviaamuna, 1868. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Jaakko Holm

Magnus von Wright: Annankatu on a Cold Winter Morning, 1868. Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Jaakko Holm

 

Albert Edelfelt: Queen Bianca, 1877
Albert Edelfelt: Queen Bianca, 1877. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Linder. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

Albert Edelfelt: Queen Bianca, 1877. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Linder. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Démasquée, 1888
Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Démasquée, 1888. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Pirje Mykkänen

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Démasquée, 1888. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Pirje Mykkänen

 

Albert Edelfelt: The Luxembourg Gardens, Paris, 1887
Albert Edelfelt: Pariisin Luxembourgin puistossa, 1887. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Albert Edelfelt: The Luxembourg Gardens, Paris, 1887. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Elin Danielson-Gambogi: Self-Portrait, 1900
Elin Danielson-Gambogi: Omakuva, 1900. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Kari Soinio

Elin Danielson-Gambogi: Self-Portrait, 1900. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Kari Soinio

 

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Kalevala

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Aino Myth, 1891
Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Aino-taru, 1891. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Aino Myth, 1891. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Robert Wilhelm Ekman: Ilmatar, 1860
Robert Wilhelm Ekman: Ilmatar, 1860. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Robert Wilhelm Ekman: Ilmatar, 1860. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Kullervo Cursing, 1899
Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Kullervon kirous, 1899. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Jouko Könönen

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Kullervo Cursing, 1899. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Jouko Könönen

 

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Lemminkäinen’s Mother, 1897
Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Lemminkäisen äiti, 1897. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Jouko Könönen

Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Lemminkäinen’s Mother, 1897. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Jouko Könönen

 

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Symbolism

Väinö Blomstedt: Francesca, 1897
Väinö Blomstedt: Francesca, 1897. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Väinö Blomstedt: Francesca, 1897. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Magnus Enckell: The Awakening, 1894
Magnus Enckell: The Awakening, 1894. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Yehia Eweis

Magnus Enckell: The Awakening, 1894. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Yehia Eweis

 

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Classics

Albert Edelfelt: Boys Playing on the Shore, 1884
Albert Edelfelt: Leikkiviä poikia rannalla, 1884. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Ahlström. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Albert Edelfelt: Boys Playing on the Shore, 1884. Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Ahlström. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Edvard Munch: Bathing Men, 1907-1908
Edvard Munch: Kylpeviä miehiä, 1907-1908. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Jaakko Holm

Edvard Munch: Bathing Men, 1907-1908. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Jaakko Holm

 

Vincent van Gogh: Street in Auvers-sur-Oise, 1890
Vincent van Gogh: Katu, Auvers-sur-Oise, 1890. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Vincent van Gogh: Street in Auvers-sur-Oise, 1890. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Ville Vallgren: Echo, 1887
Ville Vallgren: Kaiku, 1887. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Pirje Mykkänen

Ville Vallgren: Echo, 1887. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Image: Finnish National Gallery / Pirje Mykkänen

 

Helene Schjerfbeck: The Convalescent, 1888

Helene Schjerfbeck: The Convalescent (1888). Finnish National Gallery/Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery/Yehia Eweis.

 

Albert Edelfelt: Women Outside the Church at Ruokolahti, 1887
Albert Edelfelt: Ruokolahden eukkoja kirkonmäellä, 1887. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Albert Edelfelt: Women Outside the Church at Ruokolahti, 1887. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Eero Järnefelt: Under the Yoke (Burning the Brushwood), 1893
Eero Järnefelt: Under the Yoke (Burning the Brushwood), 1893. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

Eero Järnefelt: Under the Yoke (Burning the Brushwood), 1893. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Ferdinand von Wright: The Fighting Capercaillies, 1886
Ferdinand von Wright: The Fighting Capercaillies, 1886. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Yehia Eweis

Ferdinand von Wright: The Fighting Capercaillies, 1886. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Yehia Eweis

 

Hugo Simberg: The Wounded Angel, 1903
Hugo Simberg: Haavoittunut enkeli, 1903. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Ahlström. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Hugo Simberg: The Wounded Angel, 1903. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Ahlström. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

Hugo Simberg: Iltaa kohti, 1913
Hugo Simberg: Iltaa kohti, 1913. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Yehia Eweis

Hugo Simberg: Towards the Evening, 1913. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Yehia Eweis

 

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New Expression

Magnus Enckell: Awakening Faun, 1914
Magnus Enckell: Awakening Faun, 1914. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Hoving. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Janne Tuominen

Magnus Enckell: Awakening Faun, 1914. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Hoving. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Janne Tuominen

 

Paul Gauguin: Landscape with a Pig and a Horse (Hiva Oa), 1903

Previously known as Landscape, La Dominique (Hiva Oa).

Paul Gauguin: Maisema, sika ja hevonen (Hiva Oa), 1903. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Antti Kuivalainen

Paul Gauguin: Landscape with a Pig and a Horse (Hiva Oa), 1903. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Antti Kuivalainen

 

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Urban Life

Antti Favén: Artist Fahle Basilier, 1908
Antti Favén: Artist Fahle Basilier, 1908. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Ahlström. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Antti Kuivalainen

Antti Favén: Artist Fahle Basilier, 1908. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Ahlström. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Antti Kuivalainen

 

Alvar Cawén: Studio Interior, 1923
Alvar Cawén: Sisäkuva ateljeesta, 1923. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo, kok. Antell. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Antti Kuivalainen

Alvar Cawén: Studio Interior, 1923. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Antti Kuivalainen

 

Greta Hällfors-Sipilä: St. John’s Church, c. 1918
Greta Hällfors-Sipilä: Johanneksen kirkko, n. 1918. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Greta Hällfors-Sipilä: St. John’s Church, c. 1918. Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

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Hope and Misgivings

Le Corbusier: Two Women, 1939
Le Corbusier: Two Women, 1939. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Kirsi Halkola

Le Corbusier: Two Women, 1939. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Kirsi Halkola

 

Tove Jansson: Mystinen maisema, n. 1930
Tove Jansson: Mysterious Landscape, c. 1930. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen. © Tove Jansson Estate

Tove Jansson: Mysterious Landscape, c. 1930. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen. © Tove Jansson Estate

 

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Echoes of War

Elga Sesemann: Katu, 1945
Elga Sesemann: Street, 1945. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Karjalainen

Elga Sesemann: Street, 1945. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Karjalainen

 

Yngve Bäck: Melody of War, 1944
Yngve Bäck: Melody of War, 1944. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Antti Kuivalainen

Yngve Bäck: Melody of War, 1944. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Antti Kuivalainen

 

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Artists

Alpo Jaakola: Self-Portrait in a Tent, 1957
Alpo Jaakola: Omakuva teltassa, 1957. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Hannu Aaltonen

Alpo Jaakola: Self-Portrait in a Tent, 1957. Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

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Form and Colour

Lars-Gunnar Nordström: Red Composition, 1954
Lars-Gunnar Nordström: Red Composition, 1954. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

Lars-Gunnar Nordström: Red Composition, 1954. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

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Permission to experiment

Helena Pylkkänen: On the Januculum (Gianicolo), 1976
Helena Pylkkänen: On the Janiculum (Gianicolo), 1976. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Petri Virtanen

Helena Pylkkänen: On the Janiculum (Gianicolo), 1976. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Petri Virtanen

 

Jaakko Sievänen: Suolintu, 1961/62
Jaakko Sievänen: Suolintu, 1961–1962. Kansallisgalleria / Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Jouko Könönen

Jaakko Sievänen: Marsh Bird, 1961–1962. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Jouko Könönen

 

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Taking Stand

Paul Osipow: Crunch, 1965–66
Paul Osipow: Crunch, 1965–1966. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

Paul Osipow: Crunch, 1965–1966. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

 

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