Education

2018-
Sheet metal worker and welder, Turku Vocational Institute, Finland
2017
Blender 3D graphics, Turku Finnish Workers’ College, Turku Finland
2010
Art Education, The Open University of Turku, Turku Finland
2003-2007
Visual Artis
t, Alfa-Art College of Art, Helsinki Finland
2005-2006
Visual Arts Studies, Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht, Netherlands
1999-2002
Secondary School Graduate, Juhana Herttua Art Highschool, Turku Finland

Public Artworks and Art Happenings

2019
Think Pink, Environmental art work, Ruisrock Festival, Turku Finland
Armadillo, Public art work, Ruisrock Festival, Turku Finland  
I see you, site-specific interactive media art performance, Kesärauha festival, Turku Finland
2018
I see you, site-specific interactive media art performance, ILMIÖ festival, Turku Finland  
Think Pink, Environmental art work, Ruisrock Festival, Turku Finland  
I see you, site-specific interactive media art performance, VAFT – Video Art Festival Turku, Turku Finland  
2017
Bubbles of Joy (Ilon Kuplat), wall art from painted wood and styrofoam at ILOkauneus Beauty Salon, Turku Finland
Christmas window
, window drawing for MIDAS Jeweler’s, Turku Finland
Ruisraami, environmental art at Ruissalo Kansanpuisto, Turku Finland
Livestream Sketching at Silmänjuhla -event, Salo Finland
Livestream Sketching at Ruisrock Festival, Turku Finland
Ruisraami, Environmental art work at Ruisrock Festival, Turku Finland
2015
Täl vai tois pual?, printed canvas at Shopping Center Forum Kortteli, Turku Finland
The world, mural in Gaffela, Turku Finland
2014
Where´s My Dinner (Pinja)?, painting at Gaggui Kaffela, Turku Finland
2012
Mural, Kaunis Marabella, Helsinki Finland
2007, 2005
Several paintings, Lounais-Suomen taxidata Oy, Turku Finland
Mural in private home, Lieto Finland

Works in many private collections

Community Art

2018
Aktiivipyörä, Mitäs mitäs mitäs -Celebration of Alternative Arts, Urjala Finland  
2017
Isot edellä, pienet perässä, Community Art Workshop Leader at Taide tuli kylään with City of Turku & Arts Promotion Centre Finland
2014
Printing Workshop Leader, Plækä & Kaverit Joulukauppa, Turku Finland
2011
Turkupoli Community Art Game, Olohuone 306,4 km², Turku Finland
2010
Painting Workshop Leader, Unobstructed Beach of Ekvalta, Turku Finland
(cooperation with Turun Seudun Vammaisjärjestöt ry)
Ruusun Tarina, Community art workshop, Service Center Ruusukortteli, Turku Finland
(cooperation with Community Artist/Photographer Pia Bartsch)
2008-2009
Community Art Workshop Tutor, Olohuone 306,4km² ,Turku Finland

Solo Exhibitions

2019 / 5
Kaarina-talo, Kaarina, Finland  
2019 / 1
Galleria 2, Pirkkala, Finland 
2018 / 8
Galleria 3H+K, Pori Finland  
2017 / 1
Puf Galleria, Turku Finland
2011 / 5
Gaggugalleria, Turku Finland
2008 / 9
Televisio Lifestyle Store, Turku Finland
2007 / 8
Galleria Raya, Turku Finland
2005 / 8
Lounais-Suomen taxitalo, Turku Finland

Group Exhibitions

2018 / 8 
B-Galleria, I LOVE Turku Pride: EXHIBITIONS 2018, Turku Finland   
2018 / 7 
The Turku Artists’ Association’s summer exhibition, led-screen of Turku City Theatre, Turku Finland 
2017-2018 
Riihimäki Art Museum, YES – Union of Finnish Art Associations annual exhibition, Riihimäki Finland
2017 / 9-12 
Tiketti Galleria, Ruisrock: Here a human is happy, Helsinki Finland 
2017 / 9 
Merkuriuksen Karnevaali, Pop-Up exhibition, Turku Finland 
2016 / 12 
Bar Kuka (Peoples Guggenheim), Turku Finland 
2016-2018 
Pure Hero (Longboard illustrations with Reindeer Longboards), Turku Finland 
2015 / 7 
Louhitalo (Tuija Hirvonen-Puhakka 50+1), Eno Finland 
2008 / 10 
Ant Gallery (Me ei olla kilttejä enää), Helsinki Finland 
2007 / 5 
Kaapelitehdas Valssaamo (Alfa-Art Graduation), Helsinki Finland 
2005 / 12 
Savoy, Helsinki Finland 
2005 / 7 
Galleria Marski, Porvoo Finland

Illustrations

2015-
A variety of card and poster illustrations
2008-
A variety of tattoo illustrations
2008-
A variety of logo designs
2016
Illustrations for Reindeer Longboards
2016
Illustrations for sex education, Kalliolan nuoret ry / E-talo
2015
Art poster, NaNi Group Oy
2008 , 2009
Cover illustrations, Edico Oy

Works for sale

2018-
TAIKO Finnish Art Online
2017-
Martin Aitta, Turku Finland
2012-2016
Aava Helsinki (Design by -collection)
2015
Pop-Å, Turku Finland
2010-2013
PaintingDb
2007-2009
Televisio Lifestyle Store, Turku

Grants and Scholarships

2017
Working Grant for Silmänjuhla media art festival | City of Salo
2010
Event Grant for ATT Anarkistiset Taide Tädit -Art Group | Arts Promotion Centre Finland
2007
Graduation Scholarship | Alfa-Art College of Art & gallerist Kirsi Niemistö

Activities

2019
Mentor for final year art student, Art School Alfa-Art, Helsinki Finland
2019-
Deputy member of the Board , Titanikin kannatusyhdistys ry, Turku Finland
2018-
Founder member, Osuuskunta Canadantuijat, Turku Finland
2017-
Member, Turku Artists Association, Turku Finland
2010-
Founder member, ATT Anarkistiset Taide Tädit -Art Group, Turku Finland
2008-
Member, Art Community Olohuone ry, Turku Finland
2010-2011
Deputy member of the Board, Kirjan talo, Turku Finland
2010-2011
Chairman of the Board, Art Community Olohuone ry, Turku Finland
2008- 2011
Member of the Board, Art Community Olohuone ry, Turku Finland

Teaching Activities

2017-2018
Media Art Instructor, City of Turku, Finland
2013-2014
Teacher of Fine Arts, Turun lasten ja nuorten kuvataidekoulu, Turku Finland
2010-2013
Teacher of Fine Arts (Perspective Drawing), Paasikivi-Opisto, Turku Finland
2012
Teacher of Fine Arts (Color Theory), Paasikivi-Opisto, Turku Finland

Producer

2019
Decorator, Ruishelmi / Vantaan Festivaalit Oy, Turku Finland
2018
Curator , “I LOVE Turku Pride: EXHIBITIONS 2018” exhibition series
2013-2016
Founder / Producer / Barista, Gaggui Kaffela, Turku Finland
2013-2013
Store Manager, Ivana Helsinki, Helsinki Finland
2011-2012
Producer, Napa Illustrations, The Yellow City -exhibition / WDC Helsinki 2012, Helsinki Finland
2009-2010
Producer, Olohuone 306,4km² (open and free urban art festival), Turku Finland
2008-2009
Store Manager, Televisio Lifestyle Store, Turku Finland