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European Cultural Choices – Finland

Finland – Cultural Choices

Jean Sibelius (1965-1957) composer and violinist
Tove Jansson (1914-2001) novelist, painter, and illustrator
Mikael Agricola (1510-1557) clergyman, “father of literary Finnish”
Johan Ludvig Runeberg (1804-1877) poet
Eino Leino (1878-1926) poet
Mika Waltari (1908-1979) writer
Helene Schjerfbeck (1862-1946) painter
Olavi Virta (1915-1972) singer
Sofi Oksanen (1977- ) writer
Esa-Pekka Salonen (1958- ) conductor and composer
Ilkka Remes (1962- ) writer
Arto Paasilinna (1942- ) writer
Georg Henrik von Wright (1916-2003) philosopher
Eeva Kilpi (1928- ) writer
Kirsi Kunnas (1924- ) poet
Edward Westermarck (1862-1939) philosopher and sociologist
Jaakko Hintikka (1929-2015) philosopher and logician
Veijo Meri (1928-2015) writer
Mirkka Rekola (1931-2014) writer
Timo K. Mukka (1944-1973) writer, poet, and painter
Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928- ) composer
Veikko Antero Koskenniemi (1885-1962) poet
Pentti Saarikoski (1937-1983) poet
Eeva-Liisa Manner (1921-1995) poet, playwright, and translator
Paavo Haavikko (1931-2008) poet and playwright
Erik Bergman (1911-2006) composer
Robert Kajanus (1856-1933) conductor and composer
Outi Heiskanen (1937- ) graphic artist
Elias Lönnrot (1802-1884) physician, philologist, and writer
Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865-1931) painter

Finland – European Cultural Choices
Finland – European Cultural Choices

Make your choice

Ketkä ovat mielestäsi ne kotimaiset taitelijat, joiden kuuluisi olla Euroopan suurimpien taitelijoiden joukossa?

Valitkaamme yhdessä taitelijoita, jotka tulevat edustamaan kansalliskulttuuriamme Euroopassa, mannermaisessa, maiden rajat ylittävässä vuoropuhelussa.


Which Finnish great minds do you think are worthy of being listed among the greatest in Europe?

Let’s choose the great minds who will represent the culture of our country in Europe, in a continental and cross-border dialogue.

Make your choice here or on the Facebook: bit.ly/EuChoice2019-Finland 

European Cultural Choices – Finland
European Cultural Choices – Finland

 

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