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Indrek Hirv's art collection



  • Estonian

Name of collection

  • Indrek Hirv's art collection

Provenance and cultural activities

Description of content

  • The collection consists of over 50 paintings, sketches and drawings, by different artists, such as Elmar Kits, Henn Roode, Lagle Israel, Heldur Viires, Louis Pavel, Helgi Hirv, Richard Kaljo and Ülo Sooster. Many of them were in conflict with the Soviet regime, some were directly persecuted, and some expressed their resistance in their choice of technique, colour and theme.


  • graphics: 10-99
  • paintings: 10-99


Place of founding


Access type

  • all closed to the public

Author(s) of this page

  • Kuusik , Külli


Allas, Anu, ed. 2015. Kunstirevolutsioon 1966 = Art revolution 1966. Tallinn: Eesti Kunstimuuseum.
Hirv, Indrek. 2016. Tartust Pariisi ja tagasi. Rännakutest, kunstist ja möödanikust [From Tartu to Paris and back. About journeys, art, and past]. Tallinn: Go Group.
Talvistu, Enriko, ed. 1994. Elmar Kitse fenomen 1913-1972: näitus Tartu Kunstimuuseumis, 2. märts -20. mai 1994: kataloog = Phenomenon of Elmar Kits: exhibition in the Tartu Art Museum, March 2nd - May 20th, 1994: catalogue. Tartu: Tartu Kunstimuuseum.

Hirv, Indrek, interview by Kuusik , Külli , May 24, 2017. COURAGE Registry Oral History Collection

Last edited on: 2020-02-18 15:13:31