BIOGRAPHY
Lives and works between Berlin and Finland

1984
Born in Turku, Finland

2007 - 2008
Exchange Student, Berlin Weissensee
2004 - 2008
Fine Arts Academy of Bologna, Italy, BA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016
Guided by the Stars of the Southern Hemisphere, Acud Macht Neu, Berlin
2015
La natura (mai) morta, Adiacenze, Bologna
2013
Alkuaineissa rukouksen kaltaista kajoa, Ama Gallery, Helsinki
2012
I Walk in the Forest as in a Temple II, Galerie Suvi Lehtinen, Berlin
I Walk in the Forest as in a Temple I, Grimmuseum, Berlin
2010
Muuttolinnun kaksi auraa, Ama Gallery, Helsinki
2008
When My Loved Ones Were an Hour Ahead, Ama Gallery, Helsinki
2007
Her Illness Changed Her Way (to Comprehend), Neon Campobase, Bologna

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
Corridor III: Valdemar Daa, Viborg Kunsthal, Denmark
The Seekers, tȇte, Berlin
Transitions Ep. 2: Excavations, Galerie Dada Post, Berlin
Corridor II: Pachamama, Insitu, Berlin
2016
It’s all natural, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden
Approaching Plant Consciousness, Prinzessinnengärten, Berlin
Dolosa Oscura, Schillerpalais, Berlin
Pilgrimage, The Finnish Institute, Berlin
2015
Turku Book Fair, A performance with live drawing and writing in collaboration with poet Katariina Vuorinen
2014
Bilder zwischen den Zeilen, part II, The Finnish Institute, Berlin
Bilder zwischen den Zeilen, part I, Salon Dahlmann, Berlin
Ghostwriter Project, Alte Kindl Brauerei, Berlin
Ciò che l'apparire lascia trasparire, Lissone Museum of Contemporary Art, Milan
Duo exhibition with Andreco, Setup Art Fair, Bologna
Levottomuudet, Salo Art Museum, Finland
2013
Pyhäniemen kartanon kesänäyttely, Pyhäniemi, Finland
2013 - 2012
Premio Lissone, Lissone Museum of Contemporary Art, Milan
2011
Falling Levitation together with Keiko Kimoto, Kartüche Gallery, Berlin
2010
Between Two Cities, G11, Berlin
Art Copenhagen, Copenhagen
2009
Anonyme Zeichner N°10, Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin
ArtVilnius, Vilnius
Mäntän kuvataideviikot, Tunteiden ekologia, Mänttä, Finland
2007
The Memories, Night of the Arts, Helsinki
Con -the Serie of Five together with Francesco Cavaliere, Imaginaria Film Festival, Bari, Italy
Hdemia Contemporanea, Chiesa del San Paolo, Modena, Italy
ArteFiera, Bologna
2006
Drawing As a Source of a Sound together with Francesco Cavaliere, Galerie En Marge, Paris
Digital Fringe, Melbourne, Australia
Flow Festival together with Francesco Cavaliere, Helsinki
Portrait of the Artist into the Objective, an exhibition of six young video artists for the memory of Nam June Paik, Cortile del castello dell’Acciaiolo, Scandicci, Firenze
2004
The Anniversary Exhibition of the Art Guild of Turku, Gallery Just, Turku, Finland

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS
Saastamoinen Foundation (Espoo Museum of Modern Art), Finland
Wäinö Aaltonen Museum of Art (Turku City Art Collection), Finland
Lissone Museum of Contemporary Art, Milan
Italian Ministry of Education
Art Association of Finland
Finnish Literature Society
Paulo Foundation, Finland

AWARDS
2006
Premio Nazionale delle Arti (National Art Award) The First Premium of Communication, Italy

RESIDENCIES
2016
Lugar a Dudas, Cali, Colombia
2014
Sewon Art Space, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2013
Künstlerhaus Schloß Wiepersdorf, Germany
2007
Student Recidence, Nosadella.due, Bologna, Italy

CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2016
Approaching Plant Consciousness, mini-conference in collaboration with Filipe-Guilherme Pirl, Regina Rørstad and Aniella Tiedje, Prinzessinnengärten, Berlin
Thinking Like a Forest, screening event in collaboration with Lauren Reid, Acud Macht Neu, Berlin

GRANTS
2017
Art Promotion Centre Finland
2016
Finnish Cultural Foundation
Art Promotion Centre Finland
2015
FRAME Finnish Fund for Art Exchange
2014
Finnish Art Society
Art Promotion Centre Finland
Cultural Board of the City of Turku
2013
Art Promotion Centre Finland
2012
Alfred Kordelin Foundation
Finnish Cultural Foundation
Paulo Foundation
FRAME Finnish Fund for Art Exchange
Turun Saskiat
2011
Cultural Board of the City of Turku
Regional Arts Council of South-West Finland
2010
Finnish Cultural Foundation
2009
Alfred Kordelin Foundation

SELECTED ARTICLES
2013
Helsingin Sanomat (in Finnish)
Sensa Nostra
2012
Ten Words and One Shot
2008
Uusi Suomi (in Finnish)
2007
Saatchi Art

MEMBERSHIPS
Finnish Painters' Union