Pekka Halonen

Pekka Halonen. Road construction in Karelia

Famous Finnish artist Pekka Halonen was born in a peasant family in 1865. He studied in Helsinki and Paris.

Pekka Halonen was a proponent of Finnish national romantic style and a prominent member of the karelianism movement.

Pekka Halonen lives for some time in Myllykylä (near Sortavala) and Ruskeala.