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Helsinki School

Gallery Taik Persons

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

Education
2017  Master of Fine Arts, Time and Space Arts, Academy of Fine Arts of the University of the Arts, FI
2016- Master of Arts, Photography, Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, FI
2016  Bachelor of Arts, Photography, Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, FI
2015  Bachelor of Fine Arts, Time and Space Arts, Academy of Fine Arts of the University of the Arts Helsinki, FI
2009  Basic Degree in Photography, Keuda Vocational College Pekka Halosen akatemia, FI
2006  Classical Art Studies, One-year program, Keuda Vocational College Pekka Halosen akatemia, FI

Solo Exhibitions
2019 Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki, FI
2017  Galleria Uusi Kipinä, Lahti, FI
2017  Act Like Nothing Happened, Photographic Gallery Hippolyte Studio, Helsinki, FI
2016  Attempts to Reverse Things, Gallery Huuto Jätkäsaari – Pikkujätkä, Helsinki, FI

Selected Group Exhibitions
2018 Test Lab: Status Flux, The Space of Free Arts, Helsinki, FI
2017  Upcoming: Duration, The Space of Free Arts, Helsinki, FI
2017  Upcoming: Vienna Contemporary, Gallery Taik Persons, Wien, AT
2017  VARASTO, Gallery Lapinlahti, Helsinki, FI
2017  S/N – signal-to-noise ratio, Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki, FI
2016  Bad Hair Days, Gallery Ratamo, Jyväskylä, FI
2016  Virus, Gallery Lapnlahti, Helsinki, FI
2016  Illusion, Photographic Gallery Hippolyte Studio, Helsinki, FI
2015  Oh John! with Paula Saraste, Galerie Pleiku, Berlin, DE
2015  Kuvan Kevät, Degree Show of The Academy of Fine Arts, Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki, FI
2013  Young Artists 2013, Kunsthalle, Helsinki, FI
2013  Summer School, TR1 Kunsthalle, Tampere, FI
2013  Summer School, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, FI
2013  Alluring Light – Photographic Art 2013, Lahti Art Museum, Lahti, FI
2013  Kuusi x Yksi, Kuvataideakatemian Galleria, Helsinki, FI
2012  Artists 2012, Kunsthalle, Helsinki, FI
2011  valoKuvA, Gallery FAFA, Helsinki, FI

Other Artistic Activity
2017  Curator of the exhibition VARASTO with Noora Sandgren and Paula Saraste, Gallery Lapinlahti, FI
2014  Screening: Regards, Terhi (2013), Nordic Freelance 2014 Conference, Korsør, DK
2014  Screening: Regards, Terhi (2013), f 5,6 -club, Helsinki, FI

Publications
2018 Tiheä hetki (transl. a concentrated moment), The Finnish Photographic Yearbook 2018, Maahenki / Musta taide
2018 Guest Room: curated by Nathalie Herschdorfer, Der Greif
2017  Guest Room: Tiina Rauhala, Der Greif online-exhibition curated by Tiina Rauhala, 05/2017
2013  Väritettyjä totuuksia - Book of Lies, Musta taide, Helsinki, Finland
2012  TORSO Magazine, No. 3/2012 Aalto ARTS: Student Association Tokyo, Helsinki, FI

Awards & Honors
2014 1st place: Multimedia of the Year 2013, Finnish Press Photographers Association, FI
2010 3rd place: Make a better one yourself, then!, KIASMA Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, FI

Grants & Stipends
2018 Finnish Cultural Foundation, Uusimaa Regional fund
2017 Arts Promotion Centre Finland
2017, 2015 Arts Promotion Centre Finland (working group)
2017 Academy of Fine Arts of the University of the Arts Helsinki
2017  Arts Promotion Centre Finland
2017  Arts Promotion Centre Finland with Noora Sandgren and Paula Saraste
2017  Academy of Fine Arts of the University of the Arts Helsinki
2016  Aalto ARTS
2015  Arts Promotion Centre Finland with Paula Saraste
2009  Finnish Concordia Found
2009  Keuda Group, Vocational Education and Training

Residencies
2012  The Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Utö, FI
2011  The Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Berlin, DE

Works in Collections
Academy of Fine Arts of the University of the Arts Helsinki
Finnish Art Society
Private Collections in Finland

Memberships
Union of Student Photographers of Finland
Union of Artist Photographers in Finland (Candidate member)

 

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