Inspiration lecture series


Ateneum Hall. The lectures will be held in Finnish. Admission is included in the museum entrance fee, or with a Museum Card or a Friends of the Ateneum membership card.

Thu 27 Aug 2020 at 17:00 Aikakoneessa taiteen kanssa: inspiraatioketjuja antiikista nykypäivään. (’In a time machine of art: chains of inspiration from antiquity to the present day.’) Marja Sakari, PhD, director of the Ateneum Art Museum.

Thu 3 Sep 2020 at 17:00 Mona Lisa mehumyyjänä ja muita tapauksia. Ikonisten taideteosten käyttö mainos- ja viihdemaailmassa. (’Mona Lisa as a juice seller and other cases. The use of iconic works of art in the world of advertising and entertainment.’) Sointu Fritze, chief curator at the Ateneum Art Museum.

Sat 12 Sep 2020 at 14:00Ikoniset teokset ja museoiden historia. (’Iconic works and the history of museums.’) Susanna Pettersson, PhD, director general at Nationalmuseum.


Image: Nancy Fouts: Eve and Eve (2014). Nancy Fouts’ Private Collection. Photo: Dominic Lee.