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HAM exhibition concepts adopted in Oulu and Turku

6.10.2022 16:15

Elina Brotherus: Étude en trois parties de danseuse défaisant son chignon, 2007

The Dance! Movement in the Visual Arts 1880–2022 exhibition will be opened at Oulu Museum of Art on 8 October 2022, showcasing works depicting dance, dance movement and corporeality in Finnish museum collections. The exhibition is based on an original concept by HAM, which was curated by Art and Culture Historian Hanna-Reetta Schreck and Curator Arttu Merimaa. Schreck and Chief Curator Elina Vieru have updated the exhibition and selected new works for Oulu. The exhibition is open at Oulu Museum of Art until 15 January 2023. The Dance! exhibition was open at Tennispalatsi from 25 March to 11 September 2022.

The Greta Hällfors-Sipilä & Sulho Sipilä exhibition, that was exhibited at HAM on 19 November 2021–14 August 2022, was opened to the public at Turku Art Museum on 16 September. The exhibition provides an overview of the couple’s art and life from the 1910s to the 1950s. The entity exhibited in Turku was produced in cooperation with HAM and curated by  Riitta Ojanperä, PhD. Ojanperä is also the author of the  Greta Hällfors-Sipilä ja Sulho Sipilä publication, which provides background for the exhibition. Curator Mia Haltia was in charge of implementing the exhibition at Turku Art Museum. The exhibition is open at Turku Art Museum until 15 January 2023.

Greta Hällfors-Sipilä: Night, 1931 / Photo: Helsinki City Museum / Mari Valio