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Helsinki Art Museum, Helsingin taidemuseo, Helsingfors konstmuseum

HAM – an art museum that is the size of Helsinki

The Helsinki Art Museum, HAM, looks after an art collection that belongs to the people of Helsinki, which includes over 9,000 works of art. Almost half of these works are on display in parks, streets, offices, health centres, schools and libraries, to brighten up everyone’s day. HAM draws attention to modern art and contemporary art in its exhibitions which are held principally at the Tennis Palace.

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Helsinki-sized art exhibition open 24/7

20.3.2020 14:06
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2,700 works of art around Helsinki, 500 sculptures accessible day and night. The Helsinki Art Museum, or HAM, looks after an art collection that belongs to the people of Helsinki, which includes over 9,000 individual works of art. In spite of the closure of the museum premises at Tennis Palace, much of the collection is still freely available …

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Helsinki Culture and Leisure Division services closed until further notice

16.3.2020 20:10
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The services of City of Helsinki Culture and Leisure Division (libraries, library buses, cultural centres, museums, youth centres and all indoor sports facilities) will be closed  from Wednesday March 18th. The Culture and Leisure Division is looking for alternative ways to produce cultural, library and sports services and youth services. The people who are now …

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Tove Jansson Gallery to be gain a fresh new look

21.11.2019 12:30
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The works of Tove Jansson (1914–2001) are amongst the most cherished pieces in the HAM collection. HAM has dedicated some of its galleries to an exhibition of the artist’s life and works. In the gallery’s new hanging, Tove Jansson’s frescoes Party in the City (1947) and Party in the Country (1947) are joined by 13 …

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A new public artwork by Artist Antti Immonen to the Coffee block in Vuosaari

28.10.2019 8:59
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The artwork Odd cup of Coffee by Artist Antti Immonen will be inaugureted in the corner of Kahvikatu and Kahvipavunkuja in Vuosaari on Wednesday 30.10.2019 3.00 pm. The artwork tells in an ingenious way of the birth of coffee. According to the artist, the basic idea of the work is the discussion that emerges when …

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© HAM / Maija Toivanen
© HAM / Maija Toivanen

Join the HAM Club

The HAM Club is open to everyone and offers experiences, benefits and surprises for members. As a member, you’ll be among the first to get access to new exhibitions, in addition to which you’ll receive invitations to openings and special guided tours for club members. How does a guided tour of the Ai Weiwei @ Helsinki exhibition before the official opening sound?

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(notice that all information will be sent in Finnish)