Draakoni Gallery


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Draakoni Gallery

Draakoni Gallery primarily shows works by young Estonian artists, with foreign art exhibitions a few times a year. The "inside of the Dragon" can contain pictures in various techniques as well as 3D objects, while performance art events are organised from time to time in the cellar room. The gallery's salesroom has a large selection of contemporary Estonian prints, paintings and photographs. The gallery, founded in 1983, is located in the Old Town in an Art Nouveau building featuring dragons on the facade. It is run by the Estonian Artists' Association.


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