Artwork at the main library

Entrance

Brita Flander (1957 Vaasa)

A Thousand Shingles (Tuhatpäre, 1996) – veneer, projector, optical cable, polished glass

Entrance hall

 

Antti Maasalo (1940 Lehtimäki)

Planet (Planeetta, 1992) – video sculpture

Reception

 

Robert Back (1971 Raippaluoto)

Excavator (Kaivinkone, 1998) – oil painting

Gallery

 

Wäinö Aaltonen (1894 Marttila – 1966 Helsinki)

The Big Marble Head (Suuri marmoripää, 1919) – marble

Ostrobothnian Museum

Café Proosa

 

Mia Damberg (1958 Uusikaarlepyy)

Shadows (2013) – photograph

Children and young adults

 

Benjy Davies (Ohio, USA)

Heaven and Earth (Taivas ja maa, 1998) – mixed media

 

Eero Murtomäki (1943 Vaasa)

Ilves series (Ilves-sarja, 1989) – photograph

 

Sonja Bärlund and Linda Bondestam

Gnatto Pakpak (2014) – textile art

 

Exit

 

Jaakko Niemelä (1959 Rauma)

Onion (2001) – aluminium, disco balls

Music and arts

 

lkka Juhani Takalo Eskola (1937 Keminmaa)

Self-portrait (Omakuva, 1999) – oil painting

 

Timo Hiltunen (1957 Vaasa – 2014 Vaasa)

Heart (Sydän, 1997) – collage

 

Juha Tammenpää (1959 Vaasa)

Psyche (Psykhe, 2001) – gouache

 

Juha Allan Ekholm (1965 Espoo)

New Year’s Eve (Uuden vuoden aatto, 1996) – photograph

 

Minna Sarvanne (1964 Rovaniemi)

To Be or Not to Be; Girl with Skull (Ollako vai eikö olla, 1996) – colour woodcut

 

Paula Blåfield (1958 Vaasa)

The Girls’ House (Tyttöjen talo) – ceramic

Kaarina Heikinheimo

Paint Jar (Väripurnukka, 1967) – textile art

Regional collection Vasaensis

 

Arto Dahlbo (1946 Vaasa)

Goddess (Snake) (Jumalatar Käärme, 1983) – steel

Blue Bow (Sininen kaari, 1993) – steel

Two Signals (Kaksi merkkiä, 1993) – steel

 

Catharina Kajander

Leif Färding’s Sugar Bowl (Leif Färdings sockerskål, 1998) – ceramic sculpture

(Pro Artibus)

Fiction and Languages

Viktor Malmberg (1867 Uusikaarlepyy – 1936 Helsinki)

The Water Bearer (Vedenkantaja) – patinated plaster

 

Gunnar Bäckman (1946 Vaasa)

Söderfjärden (2001) – photograph

Countries and Cultures

 

Tea Helenelund (1917 Sulva – 2010 Vaasa)

Carl Axel Setterberg (1996) – plaster

Social Sciences and Economics

 

Minna Herrala (1964 Hankasalmi)

The Fisherman’s Journey (Kalastajan matka, 1999) – acrylic painting

 

Paula Blåfield (1958 Vaasa)

Grandmother’s skirt (Isoäidin hame, 2000) – ceramic

Couple (Pari) – ceramic

Science and Technology

 

Unto Ahjotuli (1938)

Art Cure (1996) – acrylic painting

 

Nina Terno (1935 Viipuri)

Mirror (Peili, 1970) – bronze, plaster, wood

 

Arto Penttinen (1947 Purmo)

Champse Porosa (1989) – painted wood

 

Ulla Fogelholm

Metamorphosis I–XI (Metamorfosis I–XI, 1992) – ceramic