Meet the Artist – Stories of Finnish Art

17:00–18:00

Artists featured in the Stories of Finnish Art exhibition will discuss their work, the works being exhibited, and what lies behind their art. The meetings with artists will be held in the exhibition halls next to their exhibited works. The interviews will last for approximately 45 minutes, and there will be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions. In Finnish.

Paul Osipow: Crunch, 1965–1966. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

Paul Osipow: Crunch, 1965–1966. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Aaltonen

27 Sep: The painter Paul Osipow, interviewed by the art critic and curator Timo Valjakka. Stories of Finnish Art, ground floor, Hall 5.

Helena Pylkkänen: Giannicolo, 1976. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Petri Virtanen

Helena Pylkkänen: Giannicolo, 1976. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Petri Virtanen

11 Oct: Sculptor Helena Pylkkänen, interviewed by curator Anu Utriainen. Stories of Finnish Art, ground floor, Hall 4.

Admission is included in the museum entrance fee or with a Museum Card. Free admission for Friends of Ateneum: get your admission sticker at the ticket office.