Representation in United Kingdom

Exhibition: Straw Dimensions

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Himmeli

Pirjo Väisänen

Objects made of straw are very traditional Christmas decorations in Finland, especially a hanging decoration called himmeli along with smaller pieces that can be hung on Christmas trees.

Date: 
01/11/2017 - 10:00 to 24/11/2017 - 18:00

The nature of straw is delicate, light and warm but in its fragility you will also find strength. This exhibition will open your senses to new, unexplored dimensions of straw, brought to you by a straw artist Pirjo Väisänen one of Finland's finest straw artists.

Organised by the Embassy of Finland as part of the Finland 100 celebrations.

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