Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2016: Crossing Paths, Softpastel paintings, Gallery G12, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2016: When the Flowers Dream, Paintings, Aura Gallery, Turku, Finland
  • 2014 : Correspondence, Paintings, Aura Gallery, Turku, Finland
  • 2013 : For Four – Paintings and Etchings, Voipaala Art Center, Sääksmäki , Finland
  • 2013 : Towards – Paintings Before Sunrise, paintings, Gallery K15 Laitinen&Co, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2013 : The First Butterflies, Gallery G12, Kuopio, Finland
  • 2012 : Towards and other paintings, Gallery Gjutars, Vantaa, Finland
  • 2011 : Unexpected Mirrors and other paintings, Gallery Joutsen, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2010 : Etchings and paintings, Ilkka-Ateljee, Sääksmäki, Finland
  • 2008 : Artist of the month, Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2007 : Soft pastels and Scrapers board works, Culture Cafe Soihtu, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2006 : Paintings, Aitta-ateljee, Voipaala Culture Center, Sääksmäki, Finland
  • 2006 : “Cloven Hoofs – 30 days in Germany”, S-gallery, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2004 : “Being”, Valkeakoski college gallery, Valkeakoski, Finland

Group Exhibitions

  • 2016 Northern Light, Fogga de Málaga, Spain
  • 2016 Füttern verboten, Berlin Germany
  • 2016 Group exhibition, Agora Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
  • 2015 X Florence Biennale, Florence, Italy
  • 2015 Divergent Realities, Agora Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
  • 2015 Colors of Humanity Gallery
  • 2015 : Milan Contemporary, Milan, Italy
  • 2015 : Art Center Salmela -Taidekeskus Salmelan taidekesä, Mäntyharju, Finland
  • 2014-15 : Sensorial Realms, Agora Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
  • 2014 : The Illusion of Reality, Galleria De Marchi, Bologna, Italy
  • 2013 : Helsinki Artists’ Summer exhibition, Stoa Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2012 : Helsinki Artists’ Summer exhibition, Gallery Rantakasarmi, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2012 : Ceramega 2012, ceramic sculpture “Nook”, Voipaala Art Center, Sääksmäki, Finland
  • 2012 : Summer exhibition, Sastamalan Wanha Pappilan kesänäyttely, Sastamala, Finland
  • 2012 : Group exhibition, “Ihmeiden aika”, Gallery Fogga, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2011 : Art Center Salmela, Young Artist of the Year 2011, Art Center Salmela, Mäntyharju, Finland
  • 2011 : Summer exhibition, Sastamalan Wanha Pappilan kesänäyttely, Sastamala, Finland
  • 2010 : Art Center Salmela, Art Contest exhibition class, Art Center Salmela,Mäntyharju, Finland
  • 2010 : Degree show 2010, Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2009 : Art Village, Sanomatalo, Helsinki
  • 2009 : Putikonhovi Summer exhibitions, Finland
  • 2008 : The Unknown City – Event, “Happened One Night”- Photo installation in city space, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2008 : Tori Hashizume and her students, Sumi-e group exhibition, Tokyo, Japan
  • 2007 : “Lose with Me ”, Summer exhibition of the 2nd year students, Fafa- gallery, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2007 : Summer exhibition of the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, galleries Välivuosi and Myymälä, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2006 : Summer exhibition of the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2006 : Valkeakoski artists, Jönköping, Sweden
  • 2005 : Valkeakoski artists, Jubilee Year exhibition , Voipaala Art Center, Sääksmäki, Finland
  • 2004 : Ceramega-04,Voipaala Art Center, Sääksmäki, Finland
  • 1998 : Independent Summer art project of young artists, Valkeakoski college gallery,Valkeakoski, Finland
  • 1996- : Annual exhibitions of the Valkeakoski artists’ association, Valkeakoski, Finland

Family exhibitions with the fine artists Pirkko and Timo Pajunen.

Art Fairs

  • 2015 Art Helsinki, Helsinki Fair Center, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2014 Helsinki Art Week, Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2013 : Art Helsinki, Helsinki Fair Center, Helsinki
  • 2012 : Art Forum, Helsinki Fair Center, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2011 : Art Helsinki, Helsinki Fair Center, Helsinki, Finland

Publications

  • 2015 ART UpCLOSE, A Survey of Contemporary Art, WORLD EDITION
  • 2015- Aesthetics Magazine, Artists Directory
  • 2014 : Review in ARTisSpectrum Magzine: www.artisspectrum.com
  • 2014 Million Ways to Love Yoga

Public Work

  • 2013 : Baku 3. International Humanitarian Forum, Baku, Azerbaijan

Prizes, Grants, Residences and Scholarships

  • 2016 : Special Merit Category in international Nature Art 2016 Exhibition by Light Space & Time Art Gallery
  • 2011 : The Young Artist of the Year, Art Center Salmela 2011
  • 2010/2011 : Artist in Residence, Art Center Salmela
  • 2010 : MTV 3 Culture Award, Art Center Salmela Fine Art Contest
  • 2007 : Travel Scholarship of the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts
  • 2007 : Sasakawa Foundation, Scandinavian- Japanese foundation of Culture and Science, Scholarship
  • 2005 : Artist in Residence, Artist exhange program between Kleinsassen, Germany, and Voipaala Culture Center, Finland
  • 1996 : Valkeakoski City Culture grant

Works in Public Collections

  • 2013 : Paintings in Valkeakoski City Collection
  • 2013 : Etchings in Lempäälä City Library collection
  • 2011 : Commisioned etchings for the Women’s Culture Union, 100th anniversary gala program; Originals presented to the presidents of Finland and Lithuania in Finlandia Hall on 29.10.2011, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2011 : Works in Mäntyharju Collection
  • 2007 : Commisioned soft pastel works for the Sääksmäki library, Finland