TurkuART Afterwork

Posted on 22.4.2015

On Wed 6th of May galleries and museums of Turku keep their doors open until late and welcome you to enjoy and experience art, meet friends and just hang around! Besides art exhibitions they are offering also something extra, for example performances, meetings with the artists, openings and beverages.

Feel free to come and enjoy art just as you are!


Turku Art Museum
Free admission to Studios and Darkrooms exhibitions from 5 to 7 pm. Turku Art Museum is open until 7 pm.

The Wäinö Aaltonen Museum of Art
Sample. Contemporary painting from Turku -exhibition is open until 8 pm. At 6 pm dance performance by artist Nina Renvall. Painting-workshop is open from 4 pm to 19.30. Discussion guide is present from 5 to 7 pm.

The Old Great Square Art Galleries
Artists Roy Aurinko, Marko Backman, Seija Sainio and Lilli Haapala are present telling about their artworks. Galleries are open until 8 pm.

Turku Artoteque
Turku Artoteque and Brinkkala Bookshop are open till 8 pm. Artist Pive Toivonen introduces her book Atlantin viemää and tells about her sailing trip in Atlantic ocean from 6 to 7 pm. Artists Kristiina Turtonen and Ritva “Rita” Lohiluoto are also present.

Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Free admission to Omatila Gallery. Rebekka Muntola introduces her exhibition from 5 to 7 pm. Museum is open until 7 pm.

Gallery Joella
Opening of the Nunnu Rosellis exhibition from 6 to 8 pm. Artist is present and gallery is open until 8 pm.

Opening of the exhibition by Helena R. Gallery is open until 9 pm.

Photographic Centre Peri
Mari Mäkiös (eräs) elämä -exhibition is open until 8 pm. Guide is present from 5 to 7 pm. Peri is open until 8 pm.

Gallery Å
Exhibitions by Outi Aho and Jemena Höijer are open until 9 pm. Artists are present. How the machine draws? Come to see drawing-robot made by Outi Aho.

Anni Saijonkivis exhibition OVER AND OUT is open until 9 pm. Artist is present and there is also a workshop where you can make friendship bracelets.

Gallery Jänis
Jessica Kangasniemis exhibition is open in Gallery Jänis.

Opening of the croquis-exhibition from 6 to 9 pm. Gallery is open until 9 pm.