Gustav Vasa became King of Sweden in 1523 and started the Reformation.
The Game of Power exhibition introduces the cultural transformation in the post-Reformation era, focusing on the effects of each monarch.
The collection exhibition presents acquisitions and donations from the time of the museum’s first director, landscape artist Victor Westerholm.
During Westerholm’s tenure the collection of the Turku Art Society grew to consist of precisely 400 works.
His wooden sculptures relate to pre-industrial tools and contemplate the potential of working with hands and tools in a post-industrial society.
Ironically, the wondrous invention of the wheel has lent itself to idiomatic expressions about redundancy, pointless repetition and wasted effort i
Hertta Kiiski works with photography, moving images, objects, space, and often with her own daughters.