Curriculum Vitae

Education & Qualifications

2008 - 2012 Free Art School, Helsinki / Finland, BFA Art painter

2006 - 2007 Lahti Art School, Finland,  Art studies

2005 - 2006 Snellman University, general studies, Intensive philosophical and art studies, Helsinki / Finland

2001 - 2004 School of Arts and Craft, Lappeenranta / Finland, Textile Artisan

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Previous Exhibitions

2018

Calicornucopia 7, Calico Gallery, Brooklyn, NY / USA

2017

Calicornucopia 6, Calico Gallery, Brooklyn, NY / USA

2016

SKETCHORAMA - Sketchbook exhibition, The New Bohemian Gallery,Brainerd,MN/USA

Calicornucopia 5 - Benefit group show, Calico Gallery, Brooklyn, NY / USA

WE LOST OUR TALES group show curated by MEN, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, New Jersey / USA

Trestle Gallery Art Benefit Exhibition, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY / USA

Seeking Space:Making The Future, David&Schweitzer Contemporary, Brooklyn, NY/USA

"JIPPO" SKjL 2016, Haihatus Artcenter, Joutsa / Finland

Faraway, So Close group show- Curated by Enrico Gomez for The Dorado Project, The Buggy Factory, Brooklyn, NY / USA

Bushwick Open Studios 2016, 488 Jefferson St. #223, Brooklyn, NY / USA

ANTHROPOCENEANS group Show, New Hope Art Center, New Hope, PA / USA

2015 

Trestle Gallery's Annual Winter Art Sale Fundraiser, Brooklyn, NY / USA

Lizards Found Their Way Back Home Safely, Kalleria Gallery, Helsinki / Finland (Solo)

PRIME - Trestle Gallery Spring Residency Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY / USA

BAS Summer member Salon Pop-up Show, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY / USA 

Last Dance Fundraiser Show, At the Old Gem, Brooklyn, NY / USA

Seeking Space / BOS 2015, Be Electric Studios, Brooklyn, NY / USA

The Big Draw, Catalyst Gallery, Beacon, NY / USA

Nyc Salon Showcase, A Weekend At The Old Gem, Brooklyn, NY / USA

BAS Winter Member Salon Pop-up show, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY / USA

2014 

SEEKING SPACE group show, The Active Space, Brooklyn, NY / USA

Bushwick Open Studios, 1717 Troutman Street #315, Brooklyn, NY / USA

2013 

Mythology and Folklore group show, Big Irv's Gallery, Brooklyn, NY / USA

Wasser Schöpfen/ZAGRABITI, group show, Zagreb / Croatia

Schöneschnitzelnoize, group show, Baumwollspinnerei - Halle 14, Leipzig / Germany

Subcutaneous, shared exhibition with Lily Olive, The Museum, Leipzig / Germany

Lacunae, group show, Baumwollspinnerei - Halle 14, Leipzig / Germany

Ich setzte den Fuss in die Luft, und sie trug, group show, The Museum, Leipzig / Germany

2012  

Free Art School - Final Exhibition, Tiivistämö, Suvilahti, Helsinki / Finland

Paintings, Rytmi - Bar & Restaurant, Helsinki-Kallio / Finland (Solo)

2011   

Outous, Puristamo / Cable Factory, Helsinki / Finland

The Art Of Basware - Competition for young artists, Sanoma House, Helsinki / Finland

Painting Scenes 2011, Vaaga Gallery, Helsinki / Finland

2010   

Kurkistuksia - Experimental works, Vaaga Gallery, Helsinki / Finland

Light Follows The Darkness, S - Gallery, Helsinki / Finland (Solo)

Take Away -Shop, Recycling Factory in Cable Factory, Helsinki / Finland

2009   

Playground, shared exhibition with Tiina Sipilä, Kulmagallery, Helsinki / Finland

Painting show, Vaaga Gallery, Helsinki / Finland

Drawings, Musta Kissa Bar, Helsinki / Finland

Paintings, Voisalmi Library, Lappeenranta / Finland


AWARDS / RECOGNITION

2016

Young Artists Grant 2016 / Finnish Art Society - Suomen Taideyhdistys

2015 

Mobility Grant - Art Residency Scholarship / Arts Promotion Center Finland - Taiteen Edistämiskeskus

RESIDENCIES

2015 

Brooklyn Art Space, Trestle Open studio Residency - Brooklyn / NY, USA - http://www.trestlegallery.org/

2013    

Pilotenkueche - Leipzig, Germany - http://www.pilotenkueche.net/

One Sided Story - Leipzig, Germany

ARTICLES / PUBLICATIONS

2015

Art Reveal Magazine, October - 10th issue, 6 page personal interview and images of the artwork. https://www.artrevealmagazine.com/

2013

One Sided Story residency publication (personal presentation + picture)

Maeshelle West-Davies, Leipzig Zeitgeist magazine spring issue,"Never can say goodbye" (personal presentation + picture)

Max Gazzetta, Milan magazine article about One-sided Story residency, (picture)

OTHER ARTISTIC ACTIVITIES

2019

Album covers for the band OCEANWAKE “Lights Flashing in Mute scenery” - lifeforce records

2013 - Ongoing

Strange Box Studios collaboration with Eric Mavko - https://www.strangeboxstudios.com/

2012

Paintings In a movie “Fanatics” original title- “Kulman Pojat” - Bronson Club, Solar Films

MEMBERSHIPS

Candidate member of Finnish Painters Union since 2012

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

Private collections in Finland, Germany, Russia and United States.