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Pirkko Kotirinta: In Search of Hilma af Klint. An Artist of Spiritualism, Science, and the Natural World

Why are Hilma af Klint’s over hundred-year-old paintings touching people so deeply today and spreading all over social media? Leading culture journalist Pirkko Kotirinta follows in the footsteps of the secretive artist in this ground-breaking and comprehensive biography, which reminds of a travelogue.

Original title: Hilma af Klintin arvoitus. Taitelija henkien, tieteen ja luonnon maailmassa.
Tammi 2021, 322 pp.
Foreign rights: Bonnier Rights Finland, bonnierrights.fi