Viste du at «Tom of Finland» egentlige navn er Tauko Laaksonen (født 1920 – død 1991), og at han var fra Finland? Lær mer om han ved å klikke her! Se hans gjesteforelesning ved «California Institute for the Arts» ved å klikke her.
Did you know that “Tom of Finland” real name was Tauko Laaksonen (born in 1920- died in 1991) and he was from Finland? Learn more about him – click here. Watch his guest lecture at California Institute for the Arts – click here!
“I know my little ‘dirty drawings’ are never going to hang in the main salons of the Louvre, but it would be nice if — I would like to say ‘when,’ but I better say ‘if’ — our world learns to accept all the different ways of loving. Then maybe I could have a place in one of the smaller side rooms.” (Touko Laaksonen, Tom of Finland, 1991)