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Most of the art on display on our walls has so far depicted men. We want to change that, so we commissioned a work of art on our early academic women from a Norwegian contemporary artist.
Early academic women inspire a new work of art commissioned by the University of Helsinki | University of Helsinki www.helsinki.fi

Up to now, few women had been depicted in the works of art on display at the University of Helsinki. A remedy to this state of affairs has been found, with the University commissioning from the contemporary Norwegian artist Anne-Karin Furunes a work of art on the first women to have an impact at the...