May 27, 2023–Jan 21, 2024

Human Traces

World Heritage
Parviaisentie 9, 40900 Jyväskylä Map
May-August Tue–Sun 10 am–6 pm, September-April Tue–Sun 11 am–6 pm

The opening exhibition of Aalto2 sheds light on the legacy of the past and through it reflects on the present and the future - what traces of our time will be left for posterity? The whole is on display in the museum center as a series of five exhibitions, which opens up the diversity of built heritage and cultural heritage.

The exhibition jointly produced by the Alvar Aalto Museum and the Central Finland Museum presents both tangible and intangible heritage from the Great Wall of China through Finnish sauna culture to modern architecture, connecting it to Alvar Aalto's works. The Finnish-Spanish architectural duo Anna and Eugeni Bach is responsible for the exhibition's curation and exhibition architecture . The five exhibitions of the whole World Heritage , Famous , Finnish Sauna Culture , Finland and the World , Moderns shed some light on the concept of heritage.