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Avainsanan arkistot: Le petit musée de la Villa Karo

Uusi Akpé eli Villa Karon kulttuurilehti on saapunut!

Lue lehti täällä! Sisällys Linnea Olamo & Kwassi Akpladokou: Pääkirjoitukset 3-4 Melanie Orenius: Språklerbad 6 Charlotte Bärlund: Villa Karon syksy 8 Toimitus: Ympäristöprojekti 11 Vilma Pimenoff: Hämmentynyt hurmioitunut yovo 13 Toimitus: Villa Karoon lähtijät 15 Matti-Juhani Karila: Bonjour Monsieur! 16 Markus Nummi: Aaltojen opetuksia 17 Juha Vakkuri: Pankista pienoismuseoksi 21 Markku Valkonen: Haiti ja voodoo […]

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New Exhibition in the Petit musée de la Villa Karo!

May was a month of hard work as we renewed the exhibition of the Petit musée in Villa Karo, and here it is! Ready to welcome visitors right away when Villa Karo opens it’s doors again in the end of August! Tintti Timonen and I did the design based on Soile Rinno‘s prior exhibitions; carpenters […]

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Visit at the Museum: “Le petit musée de la Villa Karo”

As some people already know, Villa Karo has a small museum collection, created by Juha Vakkuri and Matti-Juhani Karila and first opened to public in 2001. The objects in the collection bring together, in many different ways, West African and European or Finnish traditions and histories. The collection illustrates traditional African beliefs, especially vodun, but […]

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