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A Russian Installation In Helsinki Metro
28.02.2013 17:40
A Russian Installation In Helsinki Metro
(Source: http://www.hel.fi/)

A Russian fairy tale wooden house is exhibited as part of the installation on Helsinki Metro.

      The station Kamppi is a regular exhibition space for contemporary artists and one of the major attractions in Finland's capital. This year the artist Jouko Korkeasaari has used the creative space to produce a vivid representation of a traditional Russian wooden house. One of the cherished articles of the Russian folklore, "izbushka na kur'ikh nozhkah" (a hut-on-hens-bones) is usually inhabited by Baba Yaga (the witch) and generally serves as a symbol of a gateway to the outer world. However, it is also known for its ability to turn around and even dance, hence the inspiration for the artist.


Sources: http://www.travel.ru 

Author: Julia Shuvalova

Tags: Russian culture Russia-Finland Russian tourism   

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