Virtual museum

Below you will find a selection of links to resources in English that will help you discover our collections, explore our activities or order a fabulous art book to enjoy while at home.

Digital collection

Here is the very best from the collections of the Art Museum of Estonia: the Digital Collection of the Art Museum of Estonia is an image database containing photos and records of the works of art in the collections of the museum. You can also order digital copies or prints of our artworks.

digikogu.ekm.ee
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Our YouTube channel

Here you can find recordings of international conferences, as well as educational materials, exhibition introductions, etc.

bit.ly/EKMTV

Online shop

Here you will find a fine selection of art books, as well as prints and memorabilia based on Estonian art.

pood.ekm.ee/en

Projects

Christian Ackermann – Tallinn’s Phidias, Arrogant and Talented

The website introduces an ongoing interdisciplinary project on Christian Ackermann, Estonia’s most scandalous and talented sculptor of the baroque era. In November 2020, the project will culminate in an exhibition at the Niguliste Museum.

Website 
Upcoming exhibition

Rode Altarpiece in Close-Up

Hermen Rode (ca 1430–1504) was one of the most prominent painters in northern Europe in the Late Middle Ages. This multimedia exhibition combines visual and research information on works created by Rode, enabling us to take a closer look at the oeuvre attributed to his workshop.

Website

Tracing Bosch and Bruegel: Four Paintings Magnified

An exciting pan-European art detective scenario investigating four Netherlandish paintings from the 16th century. The busy compositions all present Christ Chasing the Moneylenders from the Temple and reuse popular iconography influenced by the famous painters Hieronymous Bosch and Pieter Bruegel the Elder.

Website 

Forgotten Heritage – European Avant-Garde Art Online

Forgotten Heritage is a project supported by Creative Europe, led by the Arton Foundation (Warsaw). The project includes the development of an innovative online repository featuring digitised archives of Polish, Croatian, Estonian, Belgian and French artists of the avant-garde movement of the second half of the 20th century.

Online repository

Social media

Kumu Art Museum on Instagram

Share your domestic still lifes on Instagram using hashtag #kodunevaikelu

You can find more digital resources (in Estonian only) here.