Night of the Arts at Amos Rex

Night of the Arts at Amos Rex




08:22 – 08:22


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Thursday 18 August from 6 pm to 11 pm.

Tales of the underground world come to life at Amos Rex during the Night of the Arts.

Join us for a story time together with Alice in Wonderland and go on a journey to the centre of the earth! The latter part of the evening is dedicated to tales for adults and the first two storytelling events are child-friendly. Join us, make yourself comfortable and immerse yourself, for example, in Dante’s Inferno. You will also get to know all these stories of the underground world in the Subterranean exhibition.

Towards the end of the evening, trio はんてん(HANTEN) Bureau invites you on a musical adventure through their electronic avant-garde jazz performance.

All of the scheduled programme takes place in Studio Rex, museum’s exhibition floor K1.

We offer free entrance to the museum from 6 pm to 10 pm. The museum is open until 11 pm.


Encounters from the caves – storytime for children and adults

6:30 pm Alice in Wonderland. Written by Lewis Carroll (1865).
Narrator: Museum Director Kai Kartio
Language: Finnish

7 pm Journey to the Center of the Earth. Written by Jules Verne (1864).
Narrator: Curator Anastasia Isakova
Language: Finnish

7:30 pm Underfors. Written by Maria Turtschaninoff (2010)
Narrator: Writer Maria Turtschaninoff
Language: Swedish

8 pm Divine Comedy. Written by Dante Alighieri (1320).
Narrator: Curator of Education Melanie Orenius
Language: English

8:30 pm Yhden puun tuho. Written by Katri Naukari (2021).
Narrator: Writer Katri Naukari
Language: Finnish

Echoes underground

9:30 pm はんてん(HANTEN) Bureau, electronic avant-garde jazz
Performers: Sohei Yasui, Dimitris Tatsis, Alisa Närvänen and Saku Kämäräinen

Thu 18 Aug 2022 Closed today


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