Rauma Art Museum

Iholla – Lace on Skin

At Rauma Art Museum, 12th June – 26th September 2021

Lace on Skin is curated by Paola Suhonen in collaboration with the Rauma Museum and Rauma Art Museum exhibition team. Exhibition touches and makes lace tangible. It shows lace in a new light and brings it to a new age.

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Kosti Koskinen – The Diary of a Common Man

At Old Town Hall (Kauppakatu 13), 1st June – 19th September 2021.

The exhibition is based on Kosti Koskinen’s artistic work, visual art and writings, as well as his personal archive. It presents the man behind his work, with all of the joys and sorrows, as well as a multi-skilled, immensely prolific and tireless artist, who never gave up. The young artists Taavi Heikkilä, Ilona Niemi, Aleksi Systä and Jenni Yppärilä, who were invited to the exhibition, are in dialogue with Koskinen’s work.

The exhibition is the 50th anniversary exhibition of the Rauma Art Museum and the Ars Rauma exhibition of The Artist’ Association of Rauma. It is curated by Heta Kaisto and Henna Paunu.

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The Eino Valtonen Collection

Donated collection of Eino Valtonen (1890–1925) is permanently on display in the Art Museum’s Broman-hall. The works in the collection represent Finnish art and international influences at the turn of the 19th and 20th century. In the collection there are works by, among others, Elin Danielson-Gambogi, Albert Edelfelt, Akseli Gallen-Kallela, Pekka Halonen, Eero Järnefelt, Hjalmar Munsterhjelm, Jalmari Ruokokoski and Victor Westerholm.

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