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Helsinki School

Gallery Taik Persons

Born 1981 in Muonio, Finland. Lives and works in Helsinki, Finland.

Education
2014 Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture,
MA degree in Photography, Helsinki, FI
2012 Moholo-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest, photography, HU
2009 University of Art and Design Helsinki (now Aalto University),
BA degree in Photography, Helsinki, FI
2000–2003 Art school MAA, classical art studies, FI

Solo exhibitions
2017 Upcoming Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki, FI
2016 Between Two Dots, Gallery TaiK Persons, Berlin, DE
2016 Päätäntähäntä with Anne Yli-Ikkelä, Gallery Huuto, Helsinki, FI
2015 Waiting for the Clouds to Vanish, Künstlerhaus Bethanien Gallery, Berlin, DE
2014 Art Berlin Contemporary, presented by Gallery Taik Persons, Berlin, DE
2012 Repetitive gestures (with Jaana Maijala), Gallery TAIK, Berlin, DE
2012 Let Me See You (with Jaana Maijala), Napa Gallery, Helsinki, FI

Group exhibitions (selected)
2016 Wasting My Grammar, together with Cia Rinne, Berlin Poesi Festival / Gallery Maniere Noire,Berlin, DE
2016 Maanantai Collective at Fotografia Europea Festival, Reggio Emilia, IT
2016 Ars Auttoinen, Auttoinen, FI
2015 Displacement, Gallery TaiK Persons,Berlin, DE.
2015 Maanantai Collective at Tallin Photomonth, Kunstihoone Tallinn, Tallin, EE
2015 Intepreting the Frame, curated by Boshko Boscovic, Gallery Augusta, Helsinki, FI / Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, FI
2015 In between Flashes of the Lighthouse by Maanantai Collective, Galerie Van der Mieden, Bruxelles, BE
2015 on Location, DEN FRIE Center for Contemporary Arts, Copenhagen, DK
2015 How to Play, with Romy Rüegger and Dominique Koch, Gallery Annex14, Zürich, CH
2015 TOMROM, Sandevik, NO
2015 Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE
2014 Vienna Art Fair, represented by Gallery TaiK Persons, Vienna, AT
2014 Artissima, represented by Gallery TaiK Persons Torino, IT
2014 Paris Photo’14, represented by Gallery TaiK Persons, Paris, FR
2014 Unseen Photo Fair, represented by Gallery TaiK Persons, Amsterdam, NL
2014 In between Flashes of the Lighthouse by Maanantai Collective, Gallery Taik Persons, Berlin, DE
2014 Chart Art Fair, represented by Gallery TaiK Persons, Copenhagen, DK
2014 Maanantai Collective at Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, FI
2014 Nine Nameless Mountains, Galleri Monopol, Warsaw, PL
2014 On My Transsitional Table, Eerikinkatu, Helsinki, FI
2014 Maanantai Collective, Gallery Gro, Jakobstad, FI
2014 ARCO, Gallery Taik Persons, Madrid, ES
2013 Paris Photo’13, Gallery Taik Persons, Paris, FR
2013 Gallery Brandstrup, Oslo, NO
2013 Vienna Art Fair, Gallery Taik Persons, Vienna, AT
2013 UnseenPhotoFair, Gallery Taik Persons, Amsterdam, NL
2013 Summer School, Photographic Centre Peri, Turku, FI
2013 Summer School, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, FI
2013 Ani Molnár Gallery, Budapest, HU
2013 Maanantai Collective, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, FI
2013 Maanantai Collective, Alt.+1000 Photography festival, Rossiniére, CH
2013 At the End of A Rainbow, Felleshus – Pan Nordic Building of the Nordic Embassies, Berlin, DE
2012 Paris Photo, Gallery TAIK, Paris, FR
2012 Vienna Art Fair, Gallery TAIK, Vienna, AT
2011 Cartes Flux, Media Art festival, Cable Factory Valssaamo, Helsinki, FI
2010 3InchCanvas:hub/Design week, Nokia Flagship store, Gallery Atski, Helsinki, FI
2010 Art of Basware, Sanomatalo, Helsinki, FI
2010 Luontoni, Gallery Vuotalo, Helsinki, FI
2010 maijala koljonen kopkina, Photographic centre Peri, Turku, FI
2009 Take Away, Gallery Johan S. / Helsinki, FI
2009 Pit: photographs, Gallery Hiilikellari, Helsinki, FI
2008 Maila Talvio-salonki, Hartola, FI
2003 Rantakasarmin galleria, Suomenlinna, Helsinki, FI

Festivals and screenings
2010 Cologne off vi, International Videoart Festival, Cologne, DE
2010 Gaala, Ateneumsali, Helsinki, FI
2009 Glimmer 2009, 7th International Short Film Festival, Hull, UK
2009 dok art international documentary and videofestival, Szczecin, PL
2009 kurye International video festival, Istanbul, TR
2009 video channel 2009, One Minute video festival, Cologne, DE
2009 Naoussa International Short Film festival, Naoussa, GR
2009 Palazzo Barberini screening nights, Senigallia, IT
2009 Aarau International Video Festival, AM
2009 kinos 09 International short film festival, Lahti, FI
2009 Yerevan International film festival, Yerevan, AM
2009 Kultflux Pavillion River Neris, screenings, Vilnius, LT
2002 International film and videofest, Pärnu, EE

Grants
2016 One year artist grant, Arts Promotion Centre Finland, FI
2015 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, FI
2013 Arts Council of Finland, FI
2013 Kordelin Foundation, FI
2012 Arts Council of Finland, FI
2012 Finnfoto Ry / Maanantai Collective, FI
2012 Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture Helsinki, FI
2010 University of Art and Design Helsinki, FI

Memberships
The Union of Artist Photographers,FI
Vory, Union of Student Photographers, FI
Maanantai Collective, FI

Residencies
2015 Kempinski Young Artist Program, Beijing and Shanghai, CN
2014 Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE

Publications and works in publications
2014 Helsinki School Vol. 5., Hatje Cantz, DE
2013 Nine Nameless Mountains by Maanantai Collective, Kehrer Verlag, DE
2013 Väritettyjä totuuksia / Book of Lies, Musta Taide, FI
2013 Let Me See You (together with Jaana Maijala), self published
2012 Poems from the Supermarket (together with Jaana Maijala), self published

Works in collections
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, FI
Collection 49Nord 6Est Frac Lorraine, FR
Artphilein Foundation, LI
Københavns Billedkunstudvalg, DK
Region Skåne Konstservice, SE
Sammlung Spall-Art, DE
Private Collections, AT, DE, PL, US, NL, DK

 

 

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