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Beautiful paintings and sculptures by young artists in an exquisite setting. Generally I'm not into art, but I loved this place because the setting by the lake is magnificent, the heritage buildings are beautiful and the sculptures were glorious. The hidden gem was the humble...More
The art centre is set in old village hall and village homes. Absolutely fantastic use of old houses. The art is well selected, easily approachable and relatable. Perfect for a day out with a picnic.
+lake side location
+art is reasonably...More
I have been visiting Salmela since its opening. The place in itself is worth seeing: Salmela is built at the shores of Pyhavesi and the recent developments have turned the lakeside into an art park. On a sunny night, the midsummer sun lights the art...More
Interesting Arts Centre. The exhibits are displayed throughout preserved houses of abandoned old village of Mantyharju.
Centre is home to select group of emerging artists during winter with their output displayed during summer season. Main centre features works of established Finnish artists.
The exhibits combine...More
In Salmela you can enjoy both interesting contemporary art (young Finnish artists) and great finnish lake and countryside view. The restaurant offers good food and the lunch buffet is tasteful with typical finnish food. You can also buy art in Salmela.
Thank Heljä M
Heidi_Tuovinen, festivaalisihteeri at Art Centre Salmela, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2016
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