Lux Aeterna. Italian Art from Johannes Mikkel’s Collection
27.09.2014 – 1.03.2015
The focus of the exhibition is on Mikkel’s print collection, the nucleus of which is comprised of works by artists connected to Italy. These works carry the spirit and radiance of classical antiquity and of Christian culture.
Colours of the Golden Age. Classical Estonian Painting from Enn Kunila’s Collection
Estonian history in the first half of the 20th century was often traumatic and oppressive. Painting reacted to these social and personal tragedies in contrasting ways. Why was early Estonian painting often happy during times of crisis?