Guided tours to architectural history of Helsinki

Helsinki railway station is one of the buildings designed by Eliel Saarinen. Image: Pietinen Aarne Oy / Helsinki City Museum.

If you are interested in architecture in Helsinki, the Museum of Finnish Architecture offers you a chance to learn about Finnish history, people, building materials and techniques in Helsinki architecture on a guided tour. Tours depart from the Museum of Finnish Architecture (Kasarmikatu 24), from Tuesday to Saturday at 11am in July and August. On … Continue reading Guided tours to architectural history of Helsinki

Heavenly Colours − Blue and Gold exhibition at Sinebrychoff Art Museum

Maljakko ja sinisiä figuureja - Alfred William Finch. Image: Hannu Aaltonen / Finnish National Gallery

A new exhibition Heavenly Colours − Blue and Gold has opened at Sinebrychoff Art Museum on 28th of March. Blue and Gold have been historically considered one of the most precious colors and materials. Heavenly Colours − Blue and Gold is a collection exhibition where these two colors lie at the core of the presented … Continue reading Heavenly Colours − Blue and Gold exhibition at Sinebrychoff Art Museum

The Best Of Björn -exhibition in Helsinki

Planetoid Valleys necklace designed by Björn Weckström

The Best Of Björn -exhibition brings selected works of jewellery designer and sculptor Björn Weckström to Lapponia jewellery´s flagship store in Helsinki. Björn Weckström is one of the most famous Finnish and internationally well known jewelry designer. He has designed more than 1 500 pieces of contemporary jewelry to Lapponia Jewelry collections. Planetoid Valleys necklace. … Continue reading The Best Of Björn -exhibition in Helsinki

Santeri Salokivi exhibition 18.5.-3.6.2018

The recently found works of the impressionist painter Santeri Salokivi  can be seen at the exhibition of Galerie Donner 18.5-3.6.2018.  Santeri Salokivi, born in Turku Finland  (1886−1940), is one of the most internationally well known Finnish painters. These paintings and other works  have been found recently and are on the stage for the first time … Continue reading Santeri Salokivi exhibition 18.5.-3.6.2018