Galerie Forsblom's artists Tommi Toija, sculptor, and Katja Tukiainen, visual artist, have both received a William Thuring prize. Each artist will receive 6 500 euros.
The Finnish Art Society awards the prize without application for artists under the age of 45 years. The decision is made by the president of the association, Veikko Kasurinen, and the vice president, director of Sara Hilden museum, Riitta Valorinta.
Galerie Forsblom congratulates Tommi Toija, Katja Tukiainen and other prizewinners.
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