(Image: Sami Suomalainen, Paris, 2011, Oil on canvas, 102 x 85 x 4 cms; © Sami Suomalainen)
Sami Suomalainen (b. Tuupovaara, Finland)
Sami's style is Impressionistic and He employs several mediums ranging from pen and ink to oils, water colors and acrylics. The following documentary films about the artist have been made by the Finnish National Television and Radio Association in Helsinki (1981), Rogers Cable Television in co-operation with the Canadian Multicultural Program in Toronto (1982), and by the National Broadcasting of Finland.
From 1986 to present Sami has had many art exhibitions in notable galleries in Toronto and Finland. Numerous collection in North America, Europe, and Scandinavia have his paintings, including Canadian Art Archives, in Ottawa. Govenor General of Canada and President of Finland are also proud owners of Sami's art.
Sami Suomalainen is offering a wide variety of originals and fine art prints for sale in the ArtSlant Salesroom (here)
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