Janne Räisänen: Broken Wing, 2002 , oil pastels on paper. Oulu Art Museum Collection. Photo: Mika Friman.

9.2.–25.8.2024 Exhibition


This exhibition explores the vulnerability and fragility of life from the perspectives of insecurity, loneliness and exclusion – but also hope.

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Tuula Lehtinen: Planisphere, 1992, Oulu City Collection. Photograph: Mika Friman.

26.6.–27.10.2024 Exhibition

Listen to the Dust

This exhibition pokes the earth's crust in exploration of dust, the cycle of life and our relationship with nature.

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Current news

  • 30.4.2024 News

    Jessica Ekomane visits Oulu Art Museum in May

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  • 26.2.2024 News

    Artists for the first Sápmi Triennale announced

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    Blue Island is a living, evolving work of art

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Get to know the artists

  • 5.6.2024 Featured artists

    Artists of the Listen to the Dust Exhibition

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  • 8.1.2024 Featured artists

    AGF (Antye Greie-Ripatti)

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  • 22.12.2023 Featured artists

    Oskari Jauhiainen's artistic work

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Museum shop


We know happiness and good mood often depend on small things, and choose the products we offer with that in mind.

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Museum café Kaari is located in the historic Åström Brothers industrial building next to the scenic Ainola Park.

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