Kimmo Kaivanto (1932 – 2012) was one of the most significant Finnish visual artists of his generation.
The purpose of the Kimmo Kaivanto Foundation is to maintain and preserve the life’s work of the artist by displaying his art and supporting research concerning it.
The basic capital of the Foundation consists of a collection of
paintings, prints and works of sculpture by Kimmo Kaivanto. The Foundation also owns sketches and photographs by the artist, an archive related to his work and his summer studio at Arkkusaari Island on Lake Tarjannevesi.
The Foundation was established in 2013.
The board of directors
of the Kimmo Kaivanto Foundation
Adjunct Professor Kimmo Sarje, chairman
Professor Ville Lukkarinen, vice-chairman
Arja Elovirta Lic.Sc.
Kirsi Kaivanto MA
Architect Sari Roiha
Kimmo Kaivanto, FAIRWAY, 1978, Serigraphy, 62x45 cm
Kimmo Kaivanto Foundation
00140 Helsinki, Finland
tel. +358 400 925559 / Sari Roiha