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Dora Jung closing reception and lecture is Thursday

September 12, 2017

Finlandia University Gallery, in collaboration with Common Strands International Fiber Exchange, Minneapolis, Minnesota, is presenting Painter in Linen featuring the work of one of the most consequential textile designers in Finland, Dora Jung (1906-1980). A closing reception for the public will take place at the gallery on Thursday, September 14, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. with a guest lecture by Tuomas Sopanen beginning at 7:15 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

This exhibit is travelling to the United Sates in honor of Finland 100, a celebration of Finland’s 100 years of independence. The exhibit will showcase Tuomas Sopanen’s collection of over 60 Jung textiles.

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