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October Luncheon Meeting

Date: 9th October 2019
Topic: Art, Networking and Well-being: The powerful and energetic Finnish women artists at the Finnish artists’ colonies
Speaker: Dr Anna-Maria Wiljanen, Director of The Finnish Institute in Japan
Venue: Tokyo American Club
Time: 11:30 Social Gathering   11:50 Luncheon
Fee: ¥5,000 members   ¥6,000 guests
RSVP by noon on October 3, 2019


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This presentation aims to focus on the art, lives and networks of the women artists at the Önningeby Artists’ colony and the Tuusulanjärvi Artists’ community, both located in Finland, at the end of the 19th century and in the beginning of 20th century.
Welcome to a fascinating journey into the 19th and 20th century world of powerful (more powerful that you ever thought) Finnish woman artists!

Luncheon Program Coordinators
Ursula Bartlett, Yukari Kusafuka and Misa Yamada

 Menu –

~ Roasted Beets and Wild Ruccola Salad, Macadamia Nuts Dust Ruccola Pistou, Orange Dressing
~ Autumn Salmon En Croute with Soft Polenta and Seasonal Green Vegetable, Yuzu Butter  
~ Vegetarian Option: Wild Mushroom Risotto with Grilled Autumn Vegetables
~ Milk Chocolate Mousse