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Art Museum of Estonia 100. Creating the Self: Emancipating Women in Estonian and Finnish Art

Art Museum of Estonia 100. Creating the Self: Emancipating Women in Estonian and Finnish Art

Time: 06.12.19–15.03.20  10:00–18:00
Location: Kumu exhibition spaces

This large-scale exhibition focuses on the changes in women’s self-awareness and social position that started in the early 19th century, and that are reflected in the work of female artists and in the way women are depicted. The exhibition will be organised in collaboration with the Ateneum Art Museum and will present comparative Estonian and Finnish art from the mid-19th century to the mid-20th century.
Curators: Anu Allas and Tiina Abel.

Lydia Mei. Woman with Cigarette. 1920s. Art Museum of Estonia