Kimmo Pohjonen awarded Pro Finlandia medal

Kimmo Pohjonen has received the Order of the Lion of Finland, Pro Finlandia award. This prestigious medal is awarded by the Finnish president annually to Finns who have distinguished themselves in the field of arts and science, and is one of Finland’s highest honours. The award has been granted to outstanding artists since 1945. Pohjonen shall receive his award on the Finnish Independence day, December 6.