Art Foundation Merita fr
Art Foundation Merita fr is a non-profit organisation that promotes Finnish art and art history research. The foundation maintains and develops its own collection, arranges exhibitions featuring its works of art, loans works for exhibitions, participates in exhibition activities of the Association of Finnish Fine Arts Foundations (STSY) and provides scholarships to artists and art history researchers.
Art Foundation Merita's Promising Young Artist Scholarship 2017 was awarded to MFA Lilli Haapala. Read more here.
Exhibitions in the Old Banking Hall
Art Foundation Merita fr has a permanent exhibition of its own works in Helsinki. The collection’s classics of older Finnish art are displayed in the unique interior of the Old Banking Hall in Aleksanterinkatu.
The foundation offers guided tours of both exhibitions by advance reservation. More information, including fees, is available here.