Biographie / Biography

1981
Geboren in Helsinki, Finnland

Born in Helsinki, Finland

Lebt und arbeitet in Helsinki, Finnland

Lives and works in Helsinki, Finland
2000-2004
Arts Academy/Turku Polytechnic, BA
2004-2011
University of Art and Design Helsinki, MA

Preise und Auszeichnungen / Awards and Distinctions

2012
Residency, Aomori Contemporary Art Centre,
2010
Young Artist of the Year 2010, Tampere Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
2005
Alfred Kordelin Foundation,

Backlight Award,
2004
Arts Council of Finland,

The Finnish Cultural Foundation,

The Finnish Art Association, Grant for Young Artists,

The Central Association of Finnish Photographic Organizations,

Einzelausstellungen (Auswahl) / Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013
Recent Years, Galleria Ama, Helsinki, Finland
2012
She resembles, Gallery Photology, Milano, Italy
2011
Photographs, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany

Heroines, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza and Fundación Caja Madrid,

Chapter V, VB-Photographic Centre, Kuopio, Finland

Beings Are Silent, Gallery TH13, Fondation d’entreprise Hermès, Bern, Switzerland
2010
Photographs, Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Lahti, Finland

Photographs, Finish Institute in Stockholm, Sweden

Chapter IV, Gallery TaiK Berlin, Germany

Anni Leppälä, Galleria Ama, Helsinki, Finland

Young Artist of the Year 2010, Tampere Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
2008
Inner Yard / Sisäpiha (with Virve Lukka) , Korjaamo Gallery, Helsinki Gallery Kapriisi, Kuopio, Finland
2007
Photographs (together with Jari Silomäki), Gallery Galica, Milan, Italy

Photographs (together with Minna Havukainen) , Hyvinkää Art Museum, Hyvinkää, FI, Finland
2005
Lasitalo/Glasshouse, Hippolyte Photographic Gallery, Helsinki, Finland2013
2004
Taimet/Seedlings , Peri Center of Photography, Turku, Finland

Northern Photographic , Centre, Kummigallery, Oulu, Finnland

Gruppenausstellungen (Auswahl) / Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
New Wave Finland: Contemporary Photography from the Helsinki School, Scandinavia House, New York, USA
2012
Texture and Sense (Kime to Kehai), Aomori Conpemporary Art Centre, Aomori City, Japan

The 7th Wave - Wihuri and Visual Art, Taidehalli, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Les Rencontres d‘Arles 2012, Discovery Award, Parc des Ateliers, France

NordLichtBilder - Vier junge Positionen der Helsinki School, Kunstverein Augsburg e.V., Augsburg, Germany
2011
Heroines, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza and Fonación Caja Madrid, Madrid, Spain

A Female View - Part 2, FOTO-RAUM, Vienna, Austria

Helsinki School Group Exhibition, Christoph Guye Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

Helsinki School - A Female View, Purdy Hicks Gallery, London, UK, Aomori Contemporary Art Centre, Aomori, Japan
2010
Daegu Photo Biennale, Daegu, South-Korea

Highlighted - Contemporary Finnish Photography, Nieuw Dakota, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Path – photographs and videos, Honkahovi Art Center, Mänttä, Finland

Isn ́t everything after all a part of our inner life, Atelierfrankfurt, Frankfurt,Germany

Red - Collection exhibition, EMMA-Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Espoo, Finland

Photographs (together with Susanna Majuri), Purdy Hicks Gallery, London, UK

Helsinki School - Photography and Video NOW, Art Museum Meilahti, Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki 10, Rogaland Art Museum, Stavanger, Norway

Seven Approaches, Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery, New York, USA
2009
Tracking Traces - Collection exhibition, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland

Internal and External Landscapes, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Les nuages, lá-bas, les merveilleux nuages, Musée Malraux, Le Havre, France

Au Féminin: Women Photographing Women, Centre Culturel Calouste Gulbekian, Paris, France

Värähtelyä, Danielson-Kalmari Museum, Vääksy, Finland

On Top of the Iceberg, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany

Arco 09, International Contemporary Art Fair, Madrid, Spain
2008
La Position de la Terre / Maan Asema, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch, France

Under the Circumstances, Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, Turku Finland

The Art of Humanity, Mänttä Art Festival, Finland

Rose Boréal - Photographies de l’Ecole d’Helsinki, Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France

Photographs / Paintings (together with Virve Lukka), Gallery Gjutars, Vantaa, Finland
2007
Mapping the Unknown, Overbeck-Gesellschaft, Lybeck, Germany

In Search of the Miraculous, Triennial of Finnish Art, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Photographs (together with Jari Silomäki), Gallery Galica, Milan, Italy

Photographs (together with Minna Havukainen), Hyvinkää Art Museum, Hyvinkää, Finland

Dialog:Helsinki School, The Stenersen Museum. Oslo, Norway

Purdy Hicks Gallery, London, UK
2006
Dialog:Helsinki School, Hôtel de Ville de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

Überall ist Wunderland, 14-1 Galerie, Stuttgart, Germany

Fotografia – Photofestival, Museum Andersen, Rome, Italy

5th International Festival of Photography in Łodź, Manufactura, Łodź, Poland

Still, APT-studios, London, UK

Absolutely Private, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Japan

Presence, Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku, Finland

Fotofinlandia 2006 - exhibition, Sanoma House, Helsinki, Finland

Dialog:Helsinki School, Borås Art Museum, Borås, Sweden

Dialog:Helsinki School, Langhans Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic

VB-Photographic Centre, Kuopio, Finland
2005
Untouchable Things, Museum Centre Vapriikki, Tampere, Finland

Libris, The Young Photographer of the Year-exhibition, Gallery Uusitalo, Helsinki, Finland
2004
Elämä, VB-Photographic Centre, Kuopio, Finland

Neljä, Graduated Students, Taidepanimo, Lahti, Finland

Yhteiset taivaat, jaetut horisontit, The Student Photographers’ Associatio, Museum Centre Vapriikki, Tampere, Finland

Äärellä, Lapinlahti Art Museum, Lapinlahti, Finland
2003
Joku päivä, The Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma, Finland

Jetty Barracks Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2002
Gallery Manilla, Turku, Finland
2001
Kaari, Gallery Manilla, Turku, Finland

Sammlungen (Auswahl) / Collections (Selection)

The Finnish Art Association
The Finnish Museum of Photography
Paulo Foundation, Finland
Wihuri Foundation, Finland
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Finland
Helsinki City Art Museum
Parliament of Finland
Pentti Kouri Collection, Finland
Carl Gustaf Ehrnrooth Collection
Teutloff Collection, Germany
The Finnish Institute in London
State of Finland
Deutsche Bank
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