30 Renowned Authors Inspired By Cats
Cats – with all their mysteriousness and adorableness and softness – have served as muses for some of the most brilliant writers in the world for centuries. Some notable examples, amazing pictures, and charming quotes from 30 of the best kitty/writer combo deals.
Tove Jansson on the island of Bredskär in 1950 - Moomin
Tove Jansson on the island of Bredskär in 1950. Tove and Lars Jansson bought the island and built a house called Vindrosen (The Wind Rose) in 1947. The whole family moved in except for Tove’s brother Per Olov Jansson (who also took this photo), since he already had a cottage on a nearby island. In post-war […]
Tove Jansson and Tuulikki Pietilä - Moomin
Tove Jansson (1914) and Tuulikki Pietilä (1917) met each other during art studies and formed a bond that would last throughout their lifetime. From the mid 1950s onwards they lived and worked openly together on numerous projects in literature, art and life. Many of their summers together were spent on their island Klovharu, in the […]
Kohtaamisia kaupungissa | Ateneumin taidemuseo
Kuinka kaupungistuminen vaikutti suomalaisten elämäntapoihin – ja kuinka se näkyi kuvataiteessa? Miten arki muuttui, kun vapaa-ajan määrä lisääntyi ja