A Personal Century: Mart Lepp’s Art Collection

21 March to 2 August 2020

The exhibition focusses on one of the largest private art collections in Estonia and on its owner, Mart Lepp. The display includes works by contemporary artists and by Estonian art classics from the first half of the 20th century. The exhibition reveals the different layers of the collection and the impulses for its development.


Dance of Death and Joie de Vivre: Paul Firnhaber’s Collection

15 August 2020 to January 2021

The abundant collection of the cultural anthropologist and art collector Paul Firnhaber, who was born in the US, has worked on five continents and currently resides in Viljandi, reflects his academic activities, as well as his personal view of the world and aesthetic preferences. At the centre of the exhibition is the motif of the Dance of Death, which has recently interested the collector from an artistic and a sociocultural perspective.