“Finnish Artists in Ruovesi” lecture series


Thu 12 Dec, Thu 9 Jan and Wed 15 Jan, 17:00

Ateneum Hall. In Finnish. Admission is included in the museum entrance fee, or with a Museum Card or a Friends of the Ateneum membership card.

12 Dec Ruovesi Landscapes by Werner Holmberg in the light of 19th-century natural sciences. The lecturer is Anne-Maria Pennonen, curator at the Ateneum Art Museum.

9 Jan The lecturer is Anu Utriainen, curator of the Finnish Artists in Ruovesi exhibition and the keeper of prints and drawings at the Ateneum.

15 Jan The lecturer is the art historian and researcher Nina Kokkinen from the University of Turku.


Image: Ellen Thesleff: Spring Night (1894). Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Jukka Romu.