tom of Finland:
a personal perspective

Durk Dehner, Founder Director
of the Tom of Finland Foundation in Los Angeles

 Saturday 12 October at 12.30pm
Booking: requires Lakes International Comic Art Festival Pass

 

Tom of Finland (Touko Laaksonen, Finnish, 1920 – 1991), Untitled (From “Camping”), 1976, Graphite on paper. Tom of Finland Foundation Permanent Collection, © 1976-2019 Tom of Finland Foundation. Tom of Finland © 1976-2019 Tom of Finland Foundation.

Event details

A rare opportunity to welcome and listen to Durk Dehner, Founder Director of the Tom of Finland Foundation in Los Angeles, in conversation with Paul Gravett.

An opportunity to delve deeper into the extraordinary life and works of this gay icon and superlative cartoonist and to find out more about how his legacy lives on.

 

In partnership with the Tom of Finland Foundation, Lakes International Comic Art Festival and the Finnish Institute.

 

Booking required: book a Festival Pass here…