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Open Collections

Art Museum in Your Town

The Art Museum of Estonia will be touring the country with a travelling exhibition of valuable 17th to 21st century artworks from its collection. The display illustrates the development of artistic genres and motifs in time and space, compares and contrasts works from diferent eras, and includes examples of portrait, landscape and genre painting. Visitors can admire the atist´s interpretations of daily activities and family occasions, as well as their depictions of urban environments and light. In the selection of artworks, classics have been mixed with modern pieces and foreign art with the local Estonian art.

Curator: Eha Komissarov

Coordinator: Tiiu Parbus

Exhibition design: Neeme Külm

Concept of the exhibition´s visual identity: Asko Künnap

Graphic design: Tuuli Aule

The travelling exhibition is part of the Art Museum if Estonia 100 jubilee programme´s project Open Collections. The exhibition The Artist Takes the Floor at the Kumu Art Museum will be open from 5 July to 10 November 2019.

With the support of: Eesti Kultuurkapital, British Council, Kaubamaja, Nordic Hotel Forum