Image: Monrepos Loviisa - The Forum Quarter. Painting installation by Ilona Valkonen. ("Little do you know...you opened a new window... for the wind, the sun, hope & freedom."), 168 x 406 cm. See more details from artist and the installation: Monrepos Loviisa
Life in the small town
The apartment/studio (75m2) is situated in an old stone house Forum from 1859–1863 on the first floor, along the market square, opposite by town hall (above).
(Street address: Brandensteininkatu 13, Forum).
There is a view from four bow windows over the idyllic market place, town hall and old town. In the apartment is a modern kitchen/living room, bedroom with linen, shower, wc, and a equipped 4m high studio space. All necessary services can be found on around 200 m, also the bus connections to Helsinki or Kotka are works well.
With all home equipments in residence still a high speed internet connection by Apple iMac OS X as well. The studio/apartment space is unfortunately not accessible for wheelchair users.
Click the studio ground plan (jpg):
Film 8mm: © Carl Wilhelm Malm, Loviisa 1960. Loviisa smalfilm project (Finnish and Swedish): http://www.kolumbus.fi/lovthk/kaitafilmi.htm
See how the elephants marching in front of the Artists’ Studio in 1960 (click the picture to open movie file):