- About Ateneum
A special students' day at the Ateneum. Free entry with a student card from 10 a.m. till 8 p.m.
Introductions to the Treasures of the Palace exhibition:
12 Finnish introductory lecture in the Ateneum Hall
14 English introductory lecture in the Ateneum Hall
18 Finnish introductory lecture in the Ateneum Hall
15 Vallanko kuvia? lecture
The exhibition curators Sointu Fritze and Erkki Anttonen tell about the Treasures of the Palace exhibition (in Finnish).
16–17 Helsinki Soundpainting Ensemble transforms paintings into music
The musicians of the band improvise on the artworks of the Treasures of the Palace exhibition in the main gallery of Ateneum. The musicians, who use soundpainting sign language as their composition tool, are well-known for their spectacular improvisational skills, versatility and positive energy.
16–19 Badge workshop in the courtyard
16–19 Itse valtiaana face cut-out screen. Make your portrait on the parade wall and get a photo of yourself!
During the day, there are student-friendly offers in Ateneum's Restaurant Tablo and Ateneum Shop. The five hundred first to arrive get a surprise to take home.
Art for Us! event day is organised in cooperation with HOK-Elanto, Helsingin Sanomat, Student Union of the University of Helsinki and Lyyra.