contact

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Gallery Taik Persons
 

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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
06–09 University of Art and Design Helsinki, ba degree in Photography, Helsinki, fi
00–03 Art school maa, classical art studies, fi

memberships

Union of Artist Photographers,fi
Maanantai Collective, fi

solo exhibitions

2015 Between Two Dots Gallery Taik Persons, Berlin,de
2015 Päätäntähäntä (with Anne Yli-Ikkelä), Gallery Huuto Jätkäsaari, Helsinki, fi
2015 Waiting for the Clouds to Vanish, Künstlerhaus Bethanien Gallery, Berlin, de
2012 Repetitive gestures (with Jaana Maijala), Gallery taik, Berlin, de
2012 Let Me See You (with Jaana Maijala), Napa Gallery, Helsinki, fi
 

selected group exhibitions and presentations


2016 Wasting My Grammar, together with Cia Rinne, gallery Manieré Noire. Reading at the opening of the exhibition, Poet's Corner as part of Berlin Poesi Festival, Berlin, de
2016 Ars Auttoinen, Auttoinen, fi
2015 TOMROM, Together with Andreas Tellefsen, Marit Roland, Joakim Blattmann, Aiko Tezuka, Marianne Heier, Iselin Linstad Hauge, Christina Leithe H, Mattias Härenstram, Rikke Lundgreen, Ignas Krunglevicius, Virginie Rebetz and Sam Smith, Larvik/Sandefjord, NO
2015 Reintepreting the Frame, The Finnish Museum of Photography, at 'Kuvakulma', Helsinki, FI
2015 Notes on Location, DEN FRIE Center for Contemporary Art, together with Cia Rinne, Tove Storch, Kasper Hesselbjerg, Anngjerd Rustand, Amalie Smith and Nanna Debois Buhl, Copenhagen, DK
2015 How to Play together with Dominique Koch and Romy Rüegger, Gallery Annex14, Zurich, CH
2015 Displacement, together with Jaana Maijala, Kalle Kataila and Mikko Rikala, Gallery TaiK Persons, Berlin, DE
2015 Intepreting the Frame, Gallery Augusta together with Juuso Noronkoski, Mikko Rikala, Jonna Kina and Liinu Grönlund, Curated by Boshko Boshkovic, Suomenlinna, Helsinki,FI
2015 ARCO, Presented by Gallery TaiK Persons, Madrid, ES
2015 Between Flashes of the Lighthouse by Maanantai Collective, Galerie van Der Mieden, Bruxelles,be
2014 Art Berlin Contemporary, presented by Gallery TaiK Persons, Berlin de
2014 Artissima, Torino, it
2014 Vienna Art Fair, Vienna, at
2014 Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, nl
2014 CHART Art Fiar, Copenhagen, dk
2014 Nine Nameless Mountains, Galleri Monopol, Warsaw, pl
2014 On My Transsitional Table, Eerikinkatu, Helsinki, fi
2014 Maanantai Collective at ARCO Art Fair, Madrid,es
2014 Maanantai Collective, Galleri Gro, Pietarsaari fi
2013 Paris Photo'13, Paris, fr
2013 Gallery Brandstrup, Oslo, no
2013 Vienna Art Fair, Vienna, at
2013 UnseenPhotoFair, 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, Berlin, de
2012 Paris Photo, Gallery taik, Paris, fr
2012 Vienna Art Fair, Gallery taik, Vienna, at
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

2011 Cartes Flux, Media Art festival, Cable Factory Valssaamo, Helsinki, fi
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

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, fi
2012 Poems from the Supermarket (together with Jaana Maijala), self published, fi

grants

2016 Frame Contemporary Finland, fi
2016 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, fi
2015 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, fi
2013 Arts Council of Finland, fi
2013 Kordelin Foundation, fi
2012 Aalto University of Arts, Design and Architecture Helsinki, fi
2010 University of Art and Design Helsinki, fi

residencies

2015 Kempinski 2-month grant, Shanghai, Beijing, cn
2014 6-month International Studio Program Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin,de

works in collections

Collection 49Nord 6Est Frac Lorraine, fr
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, fi
Artphilein Foundation, li
Københavns Billedkunstudvalg, dk
Region Skåne Konstservice, se
Sammlung SPALL-ART, at
Private collections at, de, pl, fr, us, dk