Maija Hurme

Maija Hurme

The artist presents herself:

I’m an illustrator and visual journalist. I live in Helsinki. I´ve illustrated 13 children´ books, mainly picture books and fact books. One of them, Atlas of Solitaryislands, I also wrote myself. I’m inspired by odd events in ordinary life, feelings and misunderstandings.

Bringing new life to poster art! The Finnish illustrator Maija Hurme is a part of Come to Finland’s effort to create a renaissance for the almost forgotten genre of poster art. Make reality of your own, or your business’, poster idea through Come to Finland with the artist of your choice. Mail us at – together we’ll let creativity flourish!

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