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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František Kupka’s major international exhibition at the Ateneum starting in February

From 22 February to 19 May 2019, the Ateneum Art Museum will present an exhibition of works by František Kupka (1871–1957), the Czech pioneer of abstract art. Kupka’s art has been described as “modern poetry of colour”. This major international exhibition will feature Kupka’s…

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