Birth of a Tradition. Golden Age of Estonian Art from Enn Kunila’s Collection

The exhibition “Birth of a Tradition. Golden Age of Estonian Art from Enn Kunila’s Collection” brings for the first time to the audience of Tartu and Southern Estonia one of the most notable private collections in Northern Europe.

The exhibition features Estonian classical art from the 20th century, creating a possible view on early 20th century painting, focusing on the role of Tartu as the centre of development. In the core of th exhibition are paintings from 1910 to 1945, which are brought together by specific use of colour. The exhibition is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Estonia’s independece.

Curator: Eero Epner
Designer: Tõnis Saadoja