Opening hours and events
Suomenlinna Art Walk
Ceramic Studio Pot Viapori, Esa Toivanen Wood Work Room and Glass Studio Hytti open their doors for visitors on Fridays from 12 pm to 4 pm between 11 January and 10 May 2019.
(See exceptions in opening times below)
Ceramic Studio Pot Viapori was founded in 1972 and has since been the working space for numerous Finnish and foreign artists. The sea, visually exciting island environment and the changing seasons create an inspiring atmosphere. Currently the artists at Pot Viapori are ceramists Johanna Ojanen, Soile Paasonen, Pirjo Pesonen,Saana Murtti, Elisa Ikonen and Tiina Tarvainen as well as glass artist Liisa Ikävalko.
Wood Work Room Esa Toivanen
Esa Toivanen’s main material is wood, which he uses versatilely to create art works. Esa Toivanen gladly tells visitors about his work and the unique wooden products. Take a look at artist’s own website.
Glass Studio Hytti
In Glass Studio Hytti, visitors can watch glassblowing in action. Glass products made in Suomenlinna can also be bought from Hytti.
At the Jetty Barracks Gallery you can visit art exhibitions by contemporary Finnish artists. Jetty Barracks Gallery is open every day, except on Mondays and during exhibition change.
Exceptions to openings
- all venues closed on 19 of April
- Glass Studio Hytti closed due to renovation in January, opening time based on renovation timetables
- Wood Work Room Esa Toivanen closed on 10 of May