Curriculum vitae

Born: Lieksa 10.12.1973

 

 

 

 

Studies

2013   MFA, Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden

2006   Teachers pedagogic studies, HAMK, Hämeenlinna, Finland

2003   The Specialized program of jewellery art (30 cr ), South Carelia Polytechnic, Lappeenranta, Finland

1999   College diploma of jewellery and stonework design, South Carelia Vocational College,

          Department of Crafts And Design, Lappeenranta, Finland

1995  The secondary education of jewellery and stonework design,

           Lappeenranta College of Crafts and Design, Finland

 

 

Working

2012   S-T-O-N-E workshop (with Nelli Tanner) KORU4, Imatra, Finland

2012   Sense of stone- workshop, Estonia Academy of Arts,

Department of Jewellery and Blacksmithing, Tallinn, Estonia

2007   SEAL, workshop, Ravstedhus, Denmark

2006   Cameo today, workshop with Helena Lehtinen, KORU2, Lappeenranta, Finland

2000-2015   Stonework teacher, part time, Saimaa University of Applied Scienses, Imatra, Finland and

Saimaa Vocational College Sampo, Lappeenranta, Finland

 

 

Lectures

2015   Marbled, Body Alchemy-seminar, the Hangzhou Contemporary International Jewelry and Metal

Art Triennial, CAA, Hangzhou, China

2015   I work with stone, Object & Jewellery, University College PXL-MAD, Hasselt, Belgium

2015   I work with stone, Jewellery Department, The Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam,

The Netherlands

2014   I work with stone, HDK – Academy of Design and Crafts, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

2012   I work with stone, Estonia Academy of Arts, Department of Jewellery and Blacksmithing,

Tallinn, Estonia

2011   I work with stone, Spirit of Stone symposium, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences,

Lappeenranta, Finland

2010   coffee talk, La Germinal, Barcelona

2010   artist talk, Gemstone and Jewellery Campus Idar Oberstein, Gemstone and Jewellery,

Trier University of Applied Scienses, Germany

2009   About Finnish Jewellery Art Association and Finnish Jewellery, KORU3-seminar,

Imatra, Finland

 


Exhibitions (solo)

2016   Kouta Gallery, Kouvola Art Museum, Finland

2015   Gallery Four, Gothenburg, Sweden

2012   Some whites, Gallery Iida, Tallinn, Estonia

2009   Valkoisesta, Gallery Louise Smit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008   Blanco, Gallery Rantapaja, Lappeenranta, Finland

2004   South Carelia Art Museum, Lobbygallery

2003   Gallery Hnoss, Göteborg, Sweden

2000   Sinus, with Eija Mustonen, Crafts Museum, Lappeenranta, Finland

2000   Gallery Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

1999   Jewellery about femininity, Design Forum window gallery, Helsinki, Finland

 

 

Exhibitions (group, selected)

 

2017   Hibernate-group, Gallery Marzee, The Netherlands

2016   5000m2, Space for Art, Old Theatre of Lappeenranta, Finland

2016   Hibernate- group, 84 GHz, München, Germany and Ornamentum Gallery, Hudson (NY), USA

2016   Open Space–Mind Maps. Positions in Contemporary Jewellery, Nationalmuseum Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden

2015   Kinships, with Gésine Hackenberg, Suq ArtFest, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2015   Body Alchemy, Hangzhou Contemporary International Jewelry and Metal Art

Triennial 2015, Hangzhou, China.

2015   Bricologie. The Mouse and The Parrot. Villa Arson, Nizza, Ranska.

2015   Hibernate-group, 84 GHz, München, Germany

2014   Hibernate-group, Gallery HOP, Tallinn, Estonia

2014   White, Lokal Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

2014   5th European Triennal of Contemporary Jewellery , Mons, Belgium

2014   finss, Finnish jewellery in Gallery Platina, Stockholm, Sweden

2014   Mineral Art, German Gemstone Museum, Idar-Oberstein, Germany

2014   Regard sur l’Scandinavia, Cagnes sur MEr, France, curated by Olga Zobel

2013   Steinbeisser Jewellery Fair, Loyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy in Amsterdam The Netherlands

2013   GeMANOgy, MANO Contemporary Jewellery & Object, Taipei, Taiwan

2013   Marzee Graduate Show, Gallery Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

2013   LahtiJewelry; 84 GHz, München, Germany; Gallery Pont&Plas, Gent, Belgium

2013   Meanwhile in Finland, Nutida svensk silver, Stockholm, Sweden

2012   Ashes and Diamonds; Gallery Platina Stockholm, Sweden; Muotohuoltamo Lahti, Finland;

Gallery Pihatto, Lappeenranta, Finland

2012   Baculum, Deutsches Jagd- und Fischereimuseum München, Germany

2012   Mirrirs & Candles, Gallery Sofie Lachaert, Tielrode, Belgium

2012   Sence of Place, National Museum of Scotland, Edinburg

2011   The Ring – jewel forever, Gallery Hnoss, Gothenburg, Sweden

2011   The Spirit of Stone, South Karelia Museum, Lappeenranta, Finland

2011   Geography, organized by Art Jewellery Forum at SNAG conference, Seattle, USA

2011   Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London, England (represented by Galleria Norsu, Finland)

2010   Inspirations at Sieraad Fair, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2010   Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London, England (represented by Galleria Norsu, Finland)

2010   Hibernate-group, Galleria 5, Oulu, Finland

2010   Aavistus; Tiina Rajakallio, Maria Vuorinen and Tarja Tuupanen, Gallery 84 GHz, Münich, Germany

2009   KORU3, Imatra Art Musem, Imatra, Finland

2009   Still, Galerie Sofie Lachaert, Tielrode, Belgium

2009   Lingam, Vita Havet, Konstfak, Stocholm, Sweden

2008   Hibernate-group, Gallery Ornamentum, Hudson (NY), USA

2008   Finnish Bitches, Gallery Louise Smit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008   From hand to Hand, Mudac; Lausanne, Switzerland

2007   Hnoss depended, Röhsska Museet, Göteborg, Sweden

2007   Hibernate-group, Collect, London, England, (represented by Gallery Norsu, Finland)

2006   Schmuck´06, München, Germany

2006   Hibernate-group, 84GHz- Gallery, München, Germany

2006   Francoise van den Bosch, tijdgenoten en jong talent, CODA Museum, The Netherlands

2005   Joieria Finlandesa, FAD- galleria, Barcelona, Spain

2005   Hibernate-group, Gallery Tactile, Geneve, Switzerland

2004   Hibernate-group, ContacT, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

2004   Schmuck´04, München, Germany

2003   KORU 1, Etelä-Karjalan museo, Lappeenranta, Finland

2003   Hibernate- group, Galleri Metal, Copenhagen, Denmark

2002   At Beauty´s Edge, Patina Gallery, Santa Fe, USA

2001   Jewellery, Almere´s choise, De Paviljoens, Almere, The Netherlands

2001   Nocturnus, Muhu, Estonia

2001   SOFA New York 2001 (represented by Charon Kransen Arts, NY)

2000   Talente 2000, München, Germany

1999   Graduate work, Gallery Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

1997   Alchemy, Galleria Luowa, Lappeenranta, Finland

 

 

Work in collections

Design Museum, Helsinki, Finland

National Museum, Oslo, Norway

Rhöska Museet, Göteborg, Sweden

Franqoise van den Bosch Foundation, The Netherlands

Regional Museum, Turnov, Tsekki

Lars ja Helena Pahlman, private collection, Finland

 

 

Memberships and confidental posts

Chairwoman of Finnish Jewellery Art Association 2005-2012

Member of National Council of Architecture, Design and Environmental Art in Arts Promotion Centre Finland, 2015-2016

Member of Board for Public Display Grants to Visual Artists in Arts Promotion Centre Finland, 2016-2018

 

 

Awards, grants

2015   Working grant, Arts Promotion Center Finland

2014   Working grant, Arts Promotion Center Finland; Kymenlaakso and South Karelia

2013   Working grant, Niilo Helander Foundation

2010   Working grant, Art Council of Finland

2008   Working grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

2008   Grant for tools, Art Committee of South-East Finland

2007   Working grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation, South Carelia

2007   Travel grant, Art Council of Finland

2006   Working grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation, South Carelia

2006   Travel grant, Art Council of Finland

2004   Travel grant, Art Council Finland

2004   Working grant, Art Committee of South-East Finland

2003   Working grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

2003   Grant for organizing Koru1 event (group TT, Mustonen, Heikkilä) The Finnish Cultural Foundation

2003   Travel grant, Art Council of Finland

2002   Working grant, Art Committee of South-East Finland

2002   Grant for carving machine, The Finnish Cultural Foundation, Unit of South Carelia

2001   Travel grant, Sleipnir (Nifca)

2000   Working grant, Art Committee of South-East Finland