The Great Expanse
OULU MUSEUM OF ART | During his lifetime, the Liminka-born painter Vilho Lampi (1898–1936) had only one solo exhibition in Oulu in 1931. It took decades before his artistic output was presented in full in the form of memorial exhibitions. Since that, the unique art of the painter of the great expanse has worked its way into the hearts of the people all over Finland.
Snowball Effect 2021
OULU MUSEUM OF ART I Snowball Effect is an exhibition that showcases contemporary art from North Finland. The artists featured in the exhibition are selected through an open call for applications in January 2021. The regional exhibition has been arranged in rotation by the art museums of Oulu, Rovaniemi and Kemi as well as the Aine Art Museum in Tornio. The 2021 exhibition is curated by artist/curator Pauliina Leikas.
Process online material
OULU MUSEUM OF ART | How is an artwork born? How to create art together? What does it mean to empty the mind? Online material explores the working processes of the artists featured in the Snowball Effect 2021 exhibition. The material features artistic tasks.
Courage – Online Exhibition
OULU MUSEUM OF ART I This online exhibition uses visual art and poetry to explore what courage can be. Exhibition features young contemporary artists, poets and artworks from the collections of Oulu Museum of Art. It also features a small set of activities with themes for discussion and some tasks with physical activity, writing and dreaming.