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Ars Fennica: Finnish Art Now

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Merenmies_wind
Wind, 2007 Ink on Paper 47 X 53 © Elina Merenmies
Merenmies_exploded
Exploded, 2005 Ink on Handmade Paper 16 X 12 © Elina Merenmies
Merenmies_brave
Brave, 2005 Ink on Handmade Paper 16 X 12 © Elina Merenmies
K_hre_spegel_vaalea
Untitled, 1996/2008 Mixed Media Installation © Markus Kahre
Tuori-never_happened
Never Happened, 2005 Oil on Canvas 57 X 61 © Anna Tuori
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Baigneurs, 2001 Video © Elina Brotherus
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Der Wanderer IV, 2004 Chromogenic Color Print 41 X47 © Elina Brotherus
Ars Fennica: Finnish Art Now

58 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
New York, NY 10016
January 30th, 2008 - April 12th, 2008
Opening: January 29th, 2008 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.scandinaviahouse.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
midtown
PHONE:  
212-779-3587
OPEN HOURS:  
Mon-Sat, 11am-10pm; Sun, 11am-5pm; Third Floor Gallery: Tue-Sat, noon-6pm (Wed until 7pm); Sun-Mon, closed; Halldór Laxness Library: Tues-Friday, noon-5pm; Sat-Mon, closed; Heimbold Family Children's Playing and Learning Center: Sat, noon-5pm; Tues-Fri,
TAGS:  
Scandinavia, Finland, photography, installation
COST:  
FREE

DESCRIPTION

Opening reception: Tuesday, January 29, 6-8 pm (free and open to the public)

Scandinavia House presents recent work by four of Finland’s most prominent and critically acclaimed artists: Elina Brotherus, Markus Kåhre, Elina Merenmies, and Anna Tuori. Ranging from sculpture and installation to painting and photography, the works on view provide fascinating insights into the contemporary Finnish art world. The four artists were finalists for the 2007 Ars Fennica Prize, Finland’s most prestigious visual arts award. Visit www.scandinaviahouse.org for more information.