Hommage à Olli Lyytikäinen


Sat 12 Oct, 12:30–15:00 Ateneum Hall

Screenings of the films Tuhatkasvoinen sankari (‘The Hero with a Thousand Faces’), a documentary on Olli Lyytikäinen and his art (1990), and Olli Lyytikäinen, it’s all yours (2000). In Finnish. Admission is included in the museum entrance fee, or with a Museum Card or a Friends of the Ateneum membership card.

The screenings will be followed by a discussion on the art and life of Olli Lyytikäinen. The discussion will be moderated by the director of the Ateneum Art Museum, Marja Sakari.


Image: Olli Lyytikäinen: Albatross in the Rye (1979). Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Antti Kuivalainen.