CV

Visual artist

born in Finland 1978
based in Stockholm, Sweden

Education:

2015-2017 MFA in Craft, Textiles,
Konstfack, University Collage of Arts, Craft and Design, Stockholm

2005-2010 Bachelor of Culture and Arts, Hamk, University of Applied Sciences, Department of Design, Textiles

2008-2009 Swansea Metropolitan University, Wales, UK, Surface Pattern design, Applied Arts practice, Erasmus exchange

1999-2003 Bachelor of Media Studies, Tamk, Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Department of Art and Media, Lighting Design

Solo Exhibitions:

2015 “Merkintöjä ajasta”, galleria Katariina´s studio, Helsinki

2014 “Aikaa”, galleria Täky, Lappeenranta

2013 ”Satisfaction”, galleria Rajatila, Tampere

2012 ”Peace, Love & Vitamins”, OVVN shop, Helsinki

Group Exhibitions:

2018 Tendenser 2018 – Give it Time, Galleri F15, Moss, Norway

2017 “Från ögat till horisonten”, Aguélimuseet, Sala, Sweden

2017 Finnish exhibition at the Cheongju Craft Biennale 2017, Cheongju, South Korea

2017 Konstfack Degree Exhibition, Konstfack, Stockholm

2016 “TypoCraft Helsinki to Seoul”, gallery Factory, Seoul

2016 “State of Art, 60 years´ anniversary of Finnish State Art Collections”, Visavuori, Finland

2016 “Paljon Onnea” (Lots of Happiness), Villa Roosa, Orimattila

2016 “Piirrä nyt! Draw Now!”, Rovaniemi Art Museum

2015-16 “Minitekstiili” (Mini Textile), The Craft Museum of Finland, Jyväskylä

2015 “Minitekstiili” (Mini Textile), Crafts and Arts Centre Verkaranta, Tampere

2015 “Piirrä nyt! Draw Now!”, Lahti Art Museum

2015 “Magic Language – Game of Whispers”, Revelations, Grand Palais, Paris

2015 “TypoCraft Helsinki”, Lokal – Katja Hagelstam, Helsinki

2015 “Ajan kanssa”, galleria Vanha Kappalaisentalo, Porvoo (With Saija Starr)

2014 ”Rakkaus”, by SkjL, Tuusula Art Museum, Tuusula

2014 ”Pink”, Lokal – Katja Hagelstam, Helsinki

2013 ”Toinen kattaus”, Lokal – Katja Hagelstam, Helsinki

2013 ”Another Day in Paradise”, HOP galerii, Tallinn, Estonia (with Minttu Sipola, Hanna Vainio)

2012 ”Take Away – Art to go”, gallery Johan S, Helsinki

2011 ”Pamela Ploks – Etsitään naista”, Cable Factory – Valssaamo, Helsinki (with Sipola, Vainio)

2010 ”Ystävät” outdoor poster exhibition, Fresh Air Gallery, Pilsen, Czech Republic

2010 ”Take Away – Art to go”, gallery Johan S, Helsinki

2007 ”Ompeluseura X”, Fredrikatalon Holvisali, Hämeenlinna, Textile Design students´exhibition

Other:

2018 Presentation at the annual seminar of Täcklebo Broderiakademi in Västerås

2017 Presentation at the annual seminar of Tyyne-Kerttu Virkki foundation, Helsinki

2002 ”Kirkasta” -light and glass installation viewed from outside during gallery Christmas break, Galleria Rajatila, Tampere

Grants:

Täcklebo Broderiakademi

Ulla Fröberg-Cramér stipendiestiftelse

Arts Promotion Centre Finland,
National Council for Architecture, Design and Environmental Art

Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland

Residencies:

2014 Valóság, Budapest Hungary

2013 Listahús Varmahlið, Hveragerði, Iceland

2012 Berlin, Germany, Arts Council of Uusimaa

Collections:

The Finnish State Art Collection

Private collections

Memberships:

Helsinki Artists´Association (Helsingin Taiteilijaseura)

KRO/KIF

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