Anniversary Exhibition of the Turku Artists' Association

Ars Nova

Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova Congratulates the Turku Artists’ Association on their 95th Anniversary!

The Turku Artists’ Association was founded 95 years ago, in 1924. It has remained an indispensable actor in supporting and furthering artistry in the Turku region. The association has organised a host of exhibitions and events to cement Turku’s reputation as a city of art. In 2019 the association moved onto the premises of the Kunsthalle at the Old Town Hall.

To celebrate this anniversary, the museum has invited members Turku Artists’ Association to present their work in its exhibition space. These fourteen guests of honour have put their latest works on display, offering us a window into the state of visual arts in Southwestern Finland today. 

The exhibition presents works by the following artists and artist groups:

Vesa Aaltonen
Erika Adamsson
Anna Aho
Heini Aho
Sanna Kananoja
Lotta Leka, Ulrika Hagqvist, Marjo Yli-Antola
Ilona Niemi
Sakari Peltola
André Peterdi
Leena Pylkkö, Lisa Roberts, Laura Naukkarinen

Anniversary Exhibition of the Turku Artists' Association in Aboa Vetus Ars Nova. Photo: Jari Nieminen
A view from the Anniversary Exhibition of the Turku Artists' Association. Photo: Jari Nieminen