Akseli Gallen-Kallela and Pekka Halonen 150 years

Ateneum Art Museum is devoting two rooms to the celebration of Akseli Gallen-Kallela’s and Pekka Halonen’s jubilee year. Visitors can delve into Gallen-Kallela’s and Halonen’s artistic careers through seven works each.

Also featured are works by two contemporary artists: Temptress 1, 2, 3 (2015), a three-part painting created for this exhibition by Heikki Marila (b. 1966) and Nature Documentary (1993-95), an installation by Pekka Nevalainen (b. 1951) from the National Gallery collection.

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Magnus Enckell exhibition at the Ateneum – 150 years since the versatile artist’s birth

  A major exhibition of works by the painter Magnus Enckell (1870–1925) will be shown on the third floor of the Ateneum Art Museum, from 23 October 2020 to 14 February 2021. The exhibition offers a comprehensive overview of the work of one of…

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