Jalmari Ruokokoski: T.K. Sallinen, 1914 © HAM / Kuva: Hanna Kukorelli

Friends

Sallinen’S first permanent home was in Hyvinkää, where he and Jalmari Ruokokoski had houses with studios built for themselves, Sallinen calling his Krapula (hangover) and Ruokokoski calling his Humala (drunkenness). The two friends painted their wives, their friends and each other.

Illustration (artwork is not in the exhibition): Jalmari Ruokokoski: T.K. Sallinen, 1914 © HAM / Photo: Hanna Kukorelli