Born in 1955 in Helsinki, Finland. Lives and works in Helsinki.

EDUCATION

1996-2000 Fine Art Painting, Vapaa Taidekoulu (Free Art School), Helsinki, Finland
1984-85 English, Drama, Aesthetics & Drawing studies, University of Helsinki, FI
1974-75 Fine Art, Vapaa Taidekoulu (Free Art School) Helsinki, FI

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 Custom House Studios & Gallery, Westport, Ireland ( Upcoming September 2020)

2019 Galleria Nuovo, Lahti, Finland (Upcoming November 2019)

2018 Paintings & Drawings, Galleria AMA, Helsinki

2012 Galleria AMA, Helsinki

2009 Galleria Just, Turku

2007 Kirjastogalleria, Nurmijärvi

2007 Galleria Aarni, Espoo, Finland

2002 Galleria Uusitalo, Helsinki


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 With the eyes of my mind, The Collectors Gaze, Pori Art Museum, Pori Finland

2018 ooo collective, Lapinlahti Galleria, Helsinki, Finland

Rasi637, Kouta Gallery, Kouvola Art Museum, Finland

2017 Reflecting Rothko, Rietumu Bank Art Gallery, Riga, Latvia

2016 ooo collective, Mältinranta Gallery, Tampere, Finland

ooo collective, Gallery Auctions, Jätkäsaari, Helsinki

2015 Landscape Metropolis, Gallery G11 at Former power station Rathenau Hallen, Berlin

Reunion, Poriginal Gallery, Pori, Finland

2014 Reunion, Porvoo Art Hall, Finland

2011 Post-session, Jetty Barracks Gallery, Helsinki

2009 SKjL 09: Finnish Art, Kouvola Art Museum
Never retire, Vantaa Art Museum, Finland
Painters ‘Union’s 80th anniversary exhibition, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki

2008 summer light, Gallery Leo, Helsinki
Luonnollisisa things, Art Brewery, Lahti, Finland

2007 The Quartet, Helsinki Artists’ Association, 40th anniversary, Vuotalo, Helsinki 
Deep Purple in 2007, SKjL’s anniversary exhibition, Lapinlahti Art Museum,

2006  Echo,  Ahjo Art Centre, Joensuu, Finland

2005 SKjL 05: Finnish Art, Porvoo Art Factory

2004 New works of the Uusimaa arts organizations in collaboration with Porvoo Art Factory

Mode, Jetty Barracks Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

2003 Bits And Pieces, Poriginal Gallery, Pori

Power! Province of Uusimaa regional exhibition, Porvoo Art Factory 

2000 Bullseye, Free Art School Graduation exhibition, Helsinki
Gallery 3 h + k, Pori

2002 Near the surface, Brinkkalan Gallery, Turku Cultural Center

1999 Gallery Johan S. Porvoo
A Dozen Painters, Cultural Centre Stoa, Helsinki, Finland

GRANTS

2018 Taike (Arts Promotion Centre, Finland), Exhibition Grant (ooo collective)

2016 Taike, Travel Grant for Artist in residence at WerkStadt Kunst & Kultur Verein, Berlin

2011 Taike, Exhibition Grant

2005 Taike, Exhibition Grant

2004 Alfred Kordelin Foundation (working group grant)

2002 Arts Council of Uusimaa (working grant)

RESIDENCIES

2019 Heinrich Böll Cottage, Achill Island, Ireland

2017 BetOnest, Artist in Residence, Stople/Oder, Brandenburg, DE

2016-17 WerkStadt, Berlin, Germany

2016 RASi637, Artist in Residence, Tirva, FI

COLLABORATIONS/ FILM WORK

2006 Public Wall Mural Kaisaniemi metro station
2002 The Dark Side of the car, Jari Haanperä short film, assistant designer 
2001 Indoor Light, Jari Haanperä short film, assistant designer 

COLLECTIONS

Pori Art Museum Deponointikokoelma / AJ
Amos Anderson Art Museum
Finnish Art Society
Nurmijärvi Municipality
Private collections

MEMBERSHIPS

Finnish Painters’ Union

Helsinki Artists’ Association

 

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