Discover Giotto, the first great Italian master painter, in Annantalo

Sculptor and architect Giotto di Bondone
(c.1267-1337) is considered not only as one of the first Italian, but one of
the first European master painters that would have a great impact on future
generations. All around the chapel, you can assist to their images where joys,
pain, betrayal, good or evil are depicted always in a religious environment;
All involved in the painter’s characteristic blue background.


Useful Information:

Annantalo Arts Centre

Street address: Annankatu 30 Helsinki


Exhibition: The perfect circle of a master –
Giotto’s fresco cycle in the Arena Chapel in

18 August – 4 November 2007-10-28

Free admission.

The exhibition is open to the public
1-8 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Open to groups Mon.-Fri 9 a.m.-1 p.m., advance notification requires as of 20 August by phone.

tel. +358 9 310 37168 (weekdays 10 a.m.-1 p.m.).