EDUCATION

  • 2015 Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, Visual Arts, -Master of Culture and Arts, Saimaa
  • 2013 Haaga Helia University of Applied Sciences, Pedagogical Studies for Teachers, Helsinki
  • 2011 Lahti University of Applied Sciences, Institute of Fine Arts, Lahti
  • 1998 University of Art, Textile Art Studies, Helsinki
  • 1986 Vocational Institute of Porvoo, Crafts and Design, Porvoo

COMING

  • 2015 Residence-scholarship, Källskär, Åland
  • 2015 Cable Factory, Puristamo, shared exhibition, Helsinki
  • 2015 Gallery Katariina/Studio, Helsinki
  • 2015 Gallery K, shared exhibition, Vantaa
  • 2015 Art Center Antares, shared exhibition, Kouvola
  • 2015 Art Center Mältinranta, shared exhibition, Tampere
  • 2017 Art Museum of Varkaus, shared exhibition, Varkaus

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2014 Gallery Seinä, Skjl, Helsinki
  • 2013 Gallery Kipinä, Lahti
  • 2012 Gallery Kakelhall, Mariehamn
  • 2011 Porvoo Art Hall, Porvoo
  • 2008 Gallery Konsta, Porvoo
  • 2006 Gallery Jangva, Helsinki
  • 2005 Matinpalon Museum, Nastola
  • 2002 Gallery Jangva, Helsinki
  • 2000 Gallery Laterna Magica, Helsinki
  • 1997 Gallery Segermann, Loviisa
  • 1997 Gallery Jangva, Helsinki
  • 1994 Gallery Kappalaisentalo, Helsinki

EXHIBITIONS

  • 2014–2015 Art Museum of Oulu, Oulu
  • 2014 Gallery Vanha Kappalaisentalo, Porvoo
  • 2013-2014 Art Museum of Lahti, portrait exhibition, Skjl, Lahti
  • 2013 Gallery Katariina, Helsinki
  • 2013 Haihatus, Joutsa
  • 2013 Rikhardinkatu Library, Helsingin Taiteilijaseura, Helsinki
  • 2012 Porvoo Art Hall, Porvoo
  • 2011 Villa Rosa, Orimattila
  • 2011 Gallery Vanha Kappalaisentalo, Porvoo
  • 2011 Gallery Hanna-Kaarina, Helsinki
  • 2010 Summer Exhibition, Kappalaisentalo, Porvoo
  • 2009-2010 SKJL Year Exhibition, Art Museum of Kouvola
  • 2009 8 Triennial of Textile Art, Museum, Helsinki
  • 2007 Online Artist, Artists O-group website
  • 2007 Porvoo Art Society’s Exhibition, Art Center Mältinranta, Tampere
  • 2007 Summer Exhibition, Staffas, Porvoo
  • 2006 the Finnish Fine Arts Association Annual Exhibition 06, Lahti
  • 2006 Texon’s mini-exhibition for textile, Helsinki
  • 2006 Porvoo Art Society Annual Exhibition, Porvoo
  • 2006 40th Anniversary, Porvoo Art Factory
  • 2006 Texon’s 50th Anniversary, Amos Andersson, Helsinki
  • 2005 the Finnish Fine Arts Association Annual Exhibition 05, Porvoo
  • 2005 Art sales exhibition, Art Gallery Konsta, Porvoo
  • 2005 Matinpalon Museum, Nastola
  • 2005 Art sales exhibition, Artpainters Union, Helsinki
  • 2001-2002 SK 3, Finnish Jewellery 3
  • 2003-2005 SK4, Finnish Jewellery 4
  • 2004 Gallery Kappalaisentalo, Porvoo
  • 2002 Devotional Images 1 Kankaanpää Church, Kankaanpää
  • 2003 Devotional Images 2 Kankaanpää Church, Kankaanpää
  • 2002 Arts and Crafts Association of Texon Jubilee Exhibition-Happiness, Jyväskylä
  • 2002 32th Lace Weeks, invitation-weeks, Rauma

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

  • 2013 Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design (Taiteilijat O, Ornamo)
  • 2008 Modern Nordig Crafts, Rundetaarn, Denmark
  • 2004, 2001 Baltic Biennial of Miniature Weaver’s, the Museum of Gdynia, Poland
  • 2002 3th Fiber Art Biennial, Chieri, Italy
  • 2000-2002 5th International Competition Betonac, Belgium
  • 2001 The European Textile Art Exhibition, Riga, Latvia
  • 2000 The Florida Museum of Hispanic and Latin American Art, USA
  • 1998 Upside down and Inside out, Rundetaarn, Denmark

AWARDS

  • 2001 Prize of Art-era Poland

COMPILATIONS

  • 2013, 2009 State Art Collections, Finland 2011 Dental Technical Laboratory, Loviisa
  • 2010 Dental Technical Laboratory, Porvoo
  • 2010 State Art Collections
  • 2009 Honda Civic Collection of Chieri, Italy
  • 2009 Myth, Väinämöinen story, board game, 2009, book images
  • 2004, 2001 Museum of Glydia, Poland
  • Museum of Porvoo
  • Pekka Hopen collections
  • Finlayson
  • Private collections

MEMBERSHIP

  • Finnish Painters’ Union
  • Finnish Art Society
  • Association of Designers Ornamo
  • Artists’ Association, Helsinki

SCHOLARSHIP

  • 2015 Karjala Culture Fund, Workshop
  • 2014 Arts Council, National Council for Design
  • 2013 Nordic Culture Point, Workshop
  • 2013 Arts Council, National Council for Design, workshop
  • 2011 Residence, Åland
  • 2009 Arts Council, National Council for Design
  • 2012, 2007 Grant, Porvoo
  • 2005 Eva and Mary Taimi fund, Ornamo Industrial Arts Association Scholarship
  • 2005 Silver – Untracht Scholarship Fund, Porvoo
  • 2000 Arts Council of Uusimaa
  • 2000, 2001 Grant, Pernaja

RESIDENCIES

  • 2014 Valosag, Budapest, Hungarian
  • 2013 Haihatus, Scholarship, Joutsa
  • 2011 Kökars, Ahvenanmaa

TEACHING

  • 2014 Oops – Let’s Learn Together, Art workshop, Organizers: Artists O Association, Itäkeskus Library, Helsinki
  • 2011-2012 Keskuspuisto Vocational College, Fine Arts and Handicraft, Porvoo
  • 2006, 2007 Youth Workshop, Theater Costume Courses, Porvoo

PUBLISHID WORKS

  • 2010 120 years of craft education in Porvoo
  • 2010 Comes From… , Nuove acquisizioni della Collezione Civica di Fiber Art, Chieri, Italy
  • 2009 Textiilitaide nyt! 8th Finnish Textiletriannale
  • 2009 Gallery Jangva 15v
  • 2008 Modern NordicTrack crafts, Nordic Cultural
  • 2006 Kädet ja kaikki, 7th Finnish Textiletriannale, TEXO
  • 2006 Uusin silmin minitextiili, TEXO
  • 2004 Gallery Jangvan 10years
  • 2003 SK4 Suomalainen Koru 4 – Triennial

WORKS FOR SALE

  • Myytti, Väinämöisen tarina, boardgame, Made in 2009, Artwork photography, Ateneum, Helsinki
  • Konsta Art Lending Service, Porvoo
  • Art Lending Service, Helsinki Artists’ Association, Rikhardinkatu Library, Helsinki