RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland


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Petros Sasaki - Master from Japan

Year 2019 is the 80th anniversary of the birth and the 20th anniversary of the death of the icon painter Petros Sasaki (1939-1999). RIISA in honor of this Japanese-born master presents the artist's production and skill in a versatile manner.

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Petros Sasaki is the most significant icon painter in Finland. He educated an entire generation of icon painters especially in Kuopio and Oulu regions. His icons can be found in churhces, chapels and private houses around Finland.
Sasaki's work and skills are not limited to icon painting. His handprint can be seen, for example, in graphic desing, logos, gonfalons and book illustrations.

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Museum contact details

RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland
Karjalankatu 1, 70110 Kuopio

020 6100 266

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Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card


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Opening hours

Mon Closed
Tue 12:00-16:00
Wed 12:00-16:00
Thu 12:00-16:00
Fri 12:00-16:00
Sat 12:00-16:00
Sun Closed

tue-sa 12am-4pm mondays and sundays closed

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