We will draw ourselves by stepping back, measuring and observing our body in relation to the space around us. The workshop is hosted by art educator Tero Hytönen.
See the world from fresh creative angles and discover new drawing techniques in a relaxed workshop held onsite in the EMMA’s exhibition space. The workshops are open to budding artists of all skill levels from beginners to advanced. Participation and materials are included in the museum admission. No advance registration is required.
Sat 7th Sep at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Learn how to draw a live model and familiarise yourself with human anatomy in a relaxed atmosphere.
Sat 19th Oct at 1:0 pm – 2:30 pm
We will draw ourselves by stepping back, measuring and observing our body in relation to the space around us.
Sat 2nd Nov at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Learn how to draw movement improvised by contemporary dancers and then watch as the dancers perform the drawings back at their drawers.
Sat 7th Dec at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Learn to explore how the colours intertwine as well as the meanings attached to them.
The fall school holidays are the perfect time to visit EMMA, whether alone or with friends or family. A varied line-up of events is in store for every day of the week. Choose your favourite day or come every day.
Feel the Art
Observe how your body responds by taking part in a gentle stretching class surrounded by works of art from the Sky of Time exhibition. The workshop is hosted by dance and mindfulness teacher Rani Saarinen.
EMMA Talks: Interwoven – Exploring Materials and Structures
Maarit Salolainen, Adjunct Professor for Textile Design at Aalto University, narrates textile’s role as a means for storytelling and in the development of humanity. The discussion is arranged in collaboration with Aalto University and is in English.