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Dark Days, Bright Paintings

Dec 21, 2015

Sirpa Särkijärvi, Viides sukupolvi (Fifth Generation), 2011, acrylic on canvas, 41 3/8 x 55 1/8 inches.
Credit Courtesy of the artist and Gallery AMA, Helsinki © Sirpa Särkijärvi, Courtesy Gallery AMA, Helsinki

In honor of the winter solstice, a conversation about an exhibit of contemporary Finnish paintings called Dark Days, Bright Nights. What we can learn about human nature from a place where all the inhabitants live in extremes of light.