NEWS

September 2018: I got a grant from Arts Promotion Centre Finland and will be working hard during the next 3 months with exploring landscape and longing to a landscape. I feel grateful for this opportunity.

March 2018: Tendenser 2018 – Give It Time exhibition was opened last Saturday in Moss, Norway. I am happy to be a part of this interesting exhibition curated by Stephen Knott! Moss is absolutely beautiful but if you don´t have a chance to go there, you can watch the video here.

November 2017: The group exhibition “Från ögat till horisonten” will open in a couple of days in the Aguéli Museum in the Swedish town Sala. The exhibition will be open the 11th to the 25th of November and I am showing new pieces with 6 other former students of Konstfack.

September 2017: The Finnish exhibition Visioning Future Through Craft and Design has opened at Cheongju Craft Biennale in the former tobacco factory in Cheongju, South Korea. The exhibition is on until 22. of October. I am one of forty artists and designers.

April 2017: The final exam for my Master degree programme at Konstfack was held this week. The spring exhibition will be the 11th to the 21st of May!

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December 2016: The TypoCraft Helsinki group exhibition has travelled to gallery Factory in Seoul! The exhibition is up until the 10th of February 2017.

September 2016: The 60th anniversary of the Finnish State Art Collection is being celebrated this year. I will be one of the artists presented in a group exhibition in Visavuori museum, Valkeakoski.
“The State of the Art – …ja sama asia nykyaikaisesti käsitettynä”
30.9.2016-5.2.2017

June – August 2016: This summer my works can be seen in a group exhibition at Villa Roosa in Orimattila, Finland. The name of the exhibition is Paljon Onnea (Lots of Happiness)
18.6. – 7.8.2016 at Villa Roosa.

October – December 2015: Texo ry, the association of textile artists in Finland are celebrating their 60 years with a MINItextile exhibition in Tampere. Luckily I´m one of the 24 invited artists. The exhibition is open every day at  Verkaranta Craft Centre, Tampere. October 30th – December 6th.
The same exhibition is shown at the Craft Museum of Finland in Jyväskylä December 19th 2015 to March 6th 2016.

October 2015: I am happy to be a part of an exhibition showing contemporary drawing in Lahti Art Museum, Finland. Draw Now! is open from the 9th of October 2015 to 23rd of January 2016. The exhibition is moving to Rovaniemi Art Museum from Lahti.

September 2015: I am participating in a Nordic exhibition in Paris called Magic Language / Game of Whispers. The exhibition is up at the Revelations fine craft fair at Grand Palais 10.-13.9.2015.

August 2015: I moved to Stockholm but a couple of my works are in the TypoCraft Helsinki exhibition at Lokal – Katja Hagelstam, Annankatu 9, Helsinki. Up until the 4th of October.

May 2015: Exhibition in Porvoo, Vanha Kappalaisentalo with the lovely painter Saija Starr 22.5.-14.6.2015. Välikatu 13, Porvoo.

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April 2015: Solo exhibition at Galleria Katariina´s studio 22.4. – 10.5.2015
Kalevankatu 16, Helsinki

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November 2014: Working in an artists´residency in Budapest.

September 2014: Solo exhibition at galleria TÄKY, Lappeenranta 5.-30.9.2014

June 2014: Three works in the group exhibition “Rakkaus” (Love) at Tuusula Art Museum 10.6.-21.9.2014

March 2014: Three works at the large Ornamo sales exhibition, Cable Factory, Puristamo hall 8.–16.3.2014

January 2014: Taking part in the group exhibition “Pink” at gallery Lokal, Helsinki 12.1. – 16.2.2014

October 2013: Works in the group exhibition “Toinen Kattaus” at gallery Lokal, Helsinki 25.10. – 24.11.

October 2013: Solo exhibition at galleria Rajatila, Tampere 5.-21.10.

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April 2013: Working in Hveragerði Iceland, Varmahlið artists’ residency.

April 2013: Exhibition in  HOP galerii, Tallinn, Estonia, with my dear colleagues Minttu Sipola and Hanna Vainio
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March 2013: Waking up again after a long winter in Helsinki. Will have a group exhibition with friends in Tallinn, Estonia in April, so these last days before I am working intensively. http://www.eaa.ee/hop/exhibitions?lang=en

October 2012: New studio space in southern parts of Helsinki

September 2012: Small exhibition at OVVN Shop, Helsinki

August 2012: Participating in Gallery Johan S´exhibition “Take Away – Art to go” in Helsinki

June 2012:  working at Halkoliiteri Art and Culture Space  in Helsinki.

April 2012: working with Katja Ketola in Art Council of Uusimaa artist´s residency in Berlin.