Art collection

The Art collection (AjK) is made up of art created by 20th century Estonian artists that the University of Tartu has been given as gifts: paintings (portraits, landscapes), graphic sheets and drawings.

The art collection also includes the works of former lecturers, art depicting University life, plaster casts of classical sculptures and busts which have adorned the interior of Tartu Cathedral since 1806, sculptures depicting University life, the ex libris of former University lecturers and cultural persons, the insignia of different universities from all over the world, the collection of leather products made to mark the University’s important anniversaries (honorary addresses, guestbooks), glass artworks, etc.