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 Helena Pokkinen
 
 Kuvataiteilija - Visual Artist
 

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HELENA POKKINEN

Date and Place of Birth: 22.10.1955, Kokemäki

EDUCATIONAL BAKCGROUND:

1991   Tapiola College for adults Espoo, higher school examination

1973   Hämeenlinna Vocational School, examination in Dressmaker

ART STUDIES:

2009-11  Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Department of art. BA

2009    Tampere Artists´ Association, courses of graphic

2006    Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki, Further Education course of 

          woodcut for practising artists

1999    Lahti University of Applied Sciences, Pedagogic studies for 

          Artists

1987-88, 1991-95 University of Art and Design Helsinki, the Open    

          University, studies in plastic composition and woodcut

1979    Kuopio Institute of Art and Design, examination in Textile

          designer

 
SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2016    Cafe Kolin Ryynänen, with Sanna Kauppinen, Finland

2015-17  Torni Gallery, Solo Sokos Hotel Torni Tampere, Finland

2015    Fyns Grafiske Værksted, Odense, Denmark

2014    Kuukauden taiteilija, Grafoteekki, Helsinki

2013    Tampere City Central Office Building

2013    The Tampere Artists' Association's Artist of the Month, Tampere Hall

2012    Gallery Rajatila, Tampere

2012    Rööperin Taidesalonki, Helsinki

2011    Gallery Ronga, Tampere

2008   The cafeteria of TAYS, Tampere, autumn

2008   The Art Centre of  Hovinkartano, Valkoinen talo, Hauho

2006   Gallery Käpy, Konnevesi

2003   Gallery Laterna Magica, Helsinki, (Pokkinen/Junnikkala)

2003   Oulunkylä Hall, Helsinki

2003   The Culture Centre of Hämeenlinna, (Pokkinen/Junnikkala)

2000   Town Hall of Konnevesi

1996   Cafe´ Marga, Helsinki

1996   Gallery Art Cafe`neliapila, Helsinki

1995   Hämeenlinna Castle

 
JOINT EXHIBITIONS:

2016   VIIDES ELEMENTTI, The 2nd annual exhibition of Finnish Woodcut Artists

            Society, Gallery Mältinranta, Tampere, Finland

2016    2nd New York International Miniature Print Exhibition at Manhattan

            Graphics Center, USA

2016    Mysterious Forest Exhibition, Finnish Woodcut Artists Society,

            Kyoto Paradise Book Art Gallery Japan

2015    KAUKAA-LÄHELTÄ, The 1st annual exhibition of Finnish Woodcut

            Artists Society, Mediacenter Lume Gallery, Aalto University, Helsinki

2015    INSTANT- exhibition, Mältinranta Artcenter/ Tampere Artists´

            Association

2014    Värikäs tarina –yhteisnäyttely, Rööperin Taidesalonki, Helsinki

2014    Totuuden kaleidoskooppi -  Muodonmuutoksia ry, Mikkolan navetta,

            Luopioinen

2014    Illusion-group, Haihara Art Centre, Tampere

2013    Pauperculus, National Miniprints, Nokia Art House

2013    Illusion-group, Gallery Vanha Kappalaisentalo, Porvoo

2013    Tampere Artists´ Association, Art Center Ahjo, Joensuu

2012   Cruselli, the Culture Centre of Uusikaupunki

2012   Gallery Järnätti, Järvenpää

2012   Gallery2, Pirkkala

2011   Taidelainaamon uutuuksia, Gallery Emil, Tampere

2011   Music on Canvas, Tampere Hall, Tampere

2009   Tampere Museum of Contemporary Art, Taidetta jakokaapeissa I

2009   1st International Print Biennial -China

2008   The Society of Finnish Graphic Artists, Gallery G, Helsinki

2008   The tenth edition of the International Small Engraving Salon 

          Carbunari, Florean Museum, Romania

2008   BIMBE V: The Fifth Biennal International Miniature Print Exhibition,

          Vancouver, Canada

2008-09  “Ars Jok´vars” National Exhibition, Jämsä, Finland

2008   7th LESSEDRA World Art Print Annual – Mini Print, Sofia, Bulgaria

2008   3rd International Experimental Engraving Biennal, The ”Brancova

          Palaces” Cultural Center, Mogosoaia, Romania

2007   Exhibition of new prints of Finnish Printmakers collection, 

         Jyväskylä Art Museum

2007   6Th International Miniprint Triennal, Lahti, Finland

2006, 2008    International Biennalial of Miniature Art, Czestochowa,

          Poland

2006   ”The 75 Printmakers” Gallery G, Helsinki, Finland

2005   The little g – National miniprints, Gallery Joella, Turku, Finland

2005   ”Kalmankukka” 110 years Finnish printmaking, Taidepanimo, Lahti,

          Finland

2004   Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations,

          Rovaniemi Art Museum, Finland

 
WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:

Finnish Printmakers collection, Jyväskylä Art Museum

Florean Museum´s  collection of contemporary art         

EuroCulturArt Association

The Lutherian Church of  Tampere

Pirkanmaa Hospital District

Tampere School of Public Health – University of Tampere

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2016           Kolin Ryynänen - Artist residence, FI

2015           Fyns Grafiske Værksted, Odense, DK

MEMBERSHIP:

Tampere Artists´ Association

Association of Finnish Printmakers

Woodcut Artist Society

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