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Education:

MFA, Academy of Fine Arts, The University of Arts Helsinki, 2016

MA, University of Art and Design Helsinki (now Aalto Arts), 2008

Minor studies in the Fine Art Academy, Printmaking department, 1999-2000

Graduate, Helsinki Rudolf Steiner school, 1994

 

Solo Shows:

2017, More Than Meets the Eye, Gallery G, Helsinki, Finland

2016, Solo show at Gallery Katariina Studio

2015, Gallery Ville, Nurmijärvi, Finland

2014, A Journey around my Room, Vanha Kappalaisentalo / Porvoo, Finland

2014, “Collected Silences”, works on paper / woodcuts and monotypes,

Gallery Jangva studio / Helsinki, Finland

2013, “Antonym”, woodcuts, together with Sari Bremeri, Almintalo / Loviisa, Finland

2013, “From near and far away”, drawings, Rikhardinkatu library / Helsinki, Finland

2010, “Starting point”, woodcuts, Gallery Vuotalo / Helsinki, Finland

 

Group shows:

2017, 6’th Ulsan International Woodcut Festival, Ulsan / Korea
2017, Printmaking Masters Salon KoMASK, Antwerpen / Belgium

2016, Mysterious Forest, Finnish Woodcut Artists Societys Show, Kyoto / Japan

2016, Light and darkness, Fine arts academy show in Crypt of the Dome in Helsinki, Finland

2015, Draw now, Touring Contemporary drawing show, Lahti and Rovaniemi, Finland

2015, Finnish woodcut artists societys 1. annual show, LUME Galleria, Helsinki

2015, AWAGAMI INTERNATIONAL MINIATURE PRINT EXHIBITION (AIMPE), Tokyo, Japan

2015, XII BALTIC STATES BIENNALE OF GRAPHIC ART, Kaliningrad, Russia

2015, Kuvan kevät, The Fine Art Academy’s graduation show , Helsinki, Finland

2015, “Neljällä tuulella”, Mältinranta (Sari Bremer, Iina Heiskanen, Heli Kurunsaari ja Pilvi Ojala), Tampere, Finland

2015, The Fine Art Academys Students show, Fondia Gallery (Iina Heiskanen, Harriina Räinä, Henna Jula, Bogna Wisniewska, Sampo Apajalahti, Oskari Tolonen) / Helsinki, Finland

2014, Uusi Lehti, Finnish printmakers summer show / new prints,

Gallery G / Helsinki, Finland

2012, Group show, Gallery Jänis, summer show, Turku, Finland

2012, MI-LAB Lake Kawaguchi Residecy Artists group show, CfSHE Annex Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2004, Group show “Tekijät esiin”, Voipaala Art Center, Valkeakoski, Finland

2003, “Viivasta voimaa”, site specific wall Drawing, Jorvi Hospital, Espoo, Finland

2000, Jyväskylä art Museum, printmaking departments show “Tosikot nyhrää”, Jyväskylä, Finland

 

Site specific:

2014, Chasing light, temporary wall painting at The Fine Arts Academy staircase, Helsinki, Finland

2008, site specific work in Kontula Metro station wall (out side wall and waiting hall) 400cmx700cm in graphic concrete, Kontula, Finland

 

Grants and prices:

2017, Kjell Nupen Memorial Grant nominee

2017, Ilta and Pentti Kaskipuro Fund, 1/2 Year working Grant

2017, Arts Promotion Centre Finland

2016, Finnish Cultural Foundation, The Uusimaa Regional Fund

2015, Honorary Mention, Awagami International Mini Print Exhibition, Japan

2015, Helsinki Litho, working stipendium

2015, Anita Snellman -foundation grant

 

Residencies:

2017, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

2012, Mokuhanga Innovation Laboratory summer printmaking program,

japanese water based wood block printmaking residency, Lake Kawaguchi, Japan

 

Works in collections:

The state of Finland

Finnish Art Association

 

Memberships:

Finnish Printmakers

Woodcut Artists Society

 

Position of responsibility:

Boardmember of Finnish Printmakers 2016-

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