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A quirky place

An unusual exhibition, it is quite small but very interesting. Eric Adamson tried all sorts of... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Pierre J
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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Small but satisfying exhibition

Unless you're a true art lover you probably won't spend more than half an hour here total, but for... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
phutty
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Tallinn, Estonia
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This museum's permanent exhibition focuses on the wide range of art works and styles of Adamson Eric (1902-1968) including painting, ceramics, metalwork, jewelry and decorative plates.
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

The permanent exhibition is a showcase of the wideranging talent of Eric Adamson, with paintings, sculpture and ceramic art on show upstairs. The temporary exhibition downstairs showed the work of an Estonian- Australian artist Gunnar Neeme. The exhibition is on until 28 October. Downstairs was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

An unusual exhibition, it is quite small but very interesting. Eric Adamson tried all sorts of different arts, painting, furniture, jewellery, porcelain. It makes for something different, very pleasant.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Pierre J
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Pop into this little museum and get acquainted with a very versatile artist! Our 7-year-old daughter often becomes bored in big museums, but the small size of this one was just right. She really enjoyed the children's craft area in the basement. The temporary exhibit...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Unless you're a true art lover you probably won't spend more than half an hour here total, but for all that the collection of Adamson's art is wide-ranging (paintings, ceramics, textiles, furniture and more) and engaging. The current temporary exhibition focuses on Estonian glass art...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank phutty
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

It is a wonderful art museum in the very centre of Tallinn with a nice collection of impressionistic art. The place also offers workshops - you can come in and draw there! How cool is that! There's also kids drawing classes and it us just...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Alenka N
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I had never heard of Adamson-Eric who it turns out was Estonia's premier artist but the displays of his work across a number of mediums were excellent and his artwork wide ranging throughout the stages of his life. I really liked a lot of his...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I walked past by this art 'museum' numerous times throughout my walk in the Old Town. If you blink you might miss this. It is more of an art gallery that features in its permanent collection the work of Adamson Eric, an Estonian Artist. I...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Missynat1125
Reviewed 14 June 2015

This is a small museum in the old town but well worth a visit. On this particular occasion the museum had a brilliantly curated exhibition the 'Modern Woman' in Estonian late C19th and early C20th art. It was stunning and the short catalogue essay that...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank DrFoxSydney
Reviewed 2 December 2014

This is a small museum at the foot of the stepped street leading up to Toompea dedicated to the versatile 20th Century Estonian artist, Adamson-Eric. It contains a representative collection of his works ranging from paintings to textiles, ceramics to jewellery which are imaginatively displayed...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Swetrat
Reviewed 27 May 2011

This was one of the top things to see in our one-day Tallinn visit. First floor had a visiting exhibition of paintings by turn-of-the-20th-century women artists; quite nice selection with several rare works. But the second floor, the "basic" collection: superb! Adamson-Eric's late impressionism was...More

Date of experience: May 2011
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