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STUDIES

1975-81 State Academy of Fine Arts, Istanbul, Turkey
1985-89 Academy of Arts, Helsinki, Finland
1989-90 Royal Academy of Arts, Stockholm, Sweden

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2014 Gallery G Helsinki, Finland
2010 Gallery Nev, Istanbul, Turkey
2006 Gallery Krista Mikkola, Helsinki, Finland
2006 Gallery Nev, Istanbul, Turkey
2004 Gallery Diyar Diyarbakir, Turkey
2003 Gallery Joella, Turku, Finland
2003 Elizabet Robert Gallery, Washington, USA
2003 Gallery Krista Mikkola, Helsinki, Finland
2002 Gallery Nev, Istanbul, Turkey
2001 Gallery G, Helsinki, Finland
2001 Gallery Justus, Kannus, Finland
1999 Gallery Nev, Istanbul, Turkey
1999 Finnish Culturel Institute, Tallinn, Estonia
1999 Gallery G, Helsinki, Finland
1996 Gallery Johan S, Helsinki, Finland
1996 Gallery Nev, Istanbul, Turkey
1996 Gallery Aurora, Porvoo, Finland
1995 Gallery Harmaja, Oulu, Finland
1994 Gallery Source Kind, Luxemburg
1994 The Paper Art Gallery of Finland
1993 Gallery Nev, Istanbul, Turkey
1993 TM-Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
1992 Gallery Harmonia, Jyväskylä, Finland
1990 Keuruu Art Museum, Keuruu, Finland
1990 Arton A Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden
1987 Gallery Joes, Turku, Finland
1985 Gdansk, Poland
1985 Gallery Joes, Turku, Finland
1983 Wäinö Aaltonen museum, Turku, Finland

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 Gumbostrand Kons& From
2013 Gumbostrand Kons& From
2013 LOKAL, Helsinki, Finland
2012 KUI ? IX Textile Art Triennale Jouensuu Art Museum, Finland
2013 KUI ? IX Textile Art Triennale Oululu Art Museum, Finland
2012 KUI ? IX Textile Art Triennale Turku Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Finland
2012 Tidelines Borusan, Istanbul , Turkey
2011 Tidelines Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
2010 Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland
2007 Outside the Rules, Outside the Centers, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland
2007 Galleria Visu, Kokkola, Finland
2007 Outside the Rules, Outside the Centers, K. H. Renlund Museum, Kokkola, Finland
2006 The Exhibition for 75th anniversary of Finnish Printmakers
2005 Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland
2003 Works On Paper Elizabet Roberts Gallery, Washington, USA
2003 Finnish Contemporary Art Triennale Gokann Kioto Art Center, Japan
2003 Artminor, Naantali, Finland
2003 Sparwasser HQ and Berstübel Projekte, Berlin, Germany
2002 Art On Hanger Hungarian counsel, New York, USA
2002 Clockwise Velje kunstmuseum , Denmark
2002 Clockwise Nordichouse, Reykjevik, Iceland
2002 The 10th International Print Triennial, Finland
2001 Northern Borders Primiter College Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia,USA
2001 Northern Borders West Georgia State Gallery, USA
2001 Sub Rose, Amos Anderson Museum, Helsinki, Finland
2001 Ziczac, Helsinki, Finland
2000 Imatra Biennale, Finland
2000 Sub Rose Charlettenborg, Kopenhagen, Denmark
2000 Sub Rose Södertälje Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
1999 Gallery Nev, Istanbul. Turkey
1999 Gallery Nelli Istanbul, Turkey
1998 Expo Institut Finlandais, Paris, France
1998 Third International Miniprint Triennal,Lahti, Finland
1998 Roundtrip Istanbul Gallery Borusan, Istanbul, Turkey
1997 Finnish Artists Annual Exhibition, Helsinki, Finland
1997 Fiber, Paper Artists Biennale, Porvoo, Finland
1997 Side by Side, Pori art Museum, Pori, Finland
1997 Side by Side, Satakunta Museum, Finland
1997 Gallery Harmaja, Oulu, Finland
1997 ID 10 Etnografisk Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
1996 Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Hämeenlinna, Finland
1996 Gallery Le WebBar, Paris, France
1996 Maila Talvio Saloon, Hartola, finland
1996 The Flowers in Blossom Exhibition, Ikaalinen, Finland
1996 Temple bar International Graphic Exhibition, Dublin, Ireland
1995 Family Ties, BM Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul, Turkey
1995 Scenes d’Estampes Salon de Gravures Contemporaires, Paris, France
1995 Die 11. Kunstmesse der Kunstlerinnen, Berlin, Germany
1994 The Exhibition for 60th anniversary of Turku Graphic artists, Turku, Finland
1994 Gallery Artina, Helsinki, Finland
1994 Gallery G, Helsinki, Finland
1994 Järvenpää House, Järvenpää, Finland
1994 Debute on Paper, Porvoo, Finland
1993 Temporaali, Joensuu, Finland
1993 Die 9. Kunstmesse der Kunstlerinnen, Bonn, Germany
1992 97. Annual Exhibition of Artists in Finland, Finland
1992 Gallery Artina, Helsinki, Finland
1992 R.H. Renlund Museum, Kokkola, Finland
1992 Paper USA/Finland: Contrasts and Connections, USA
1992 Finnish Printmakers in Athens, Greece
1991 96. Annual Exhibition of Artists in Finland, Finland
1991 Turkish Artists, Stockholm, Sweden
1991 Kappalaisentalo, Porvoo, Finland
1990 Hjorring Art Museum, Denmark
1990 Raahe, Finland
1990 95. Annual Exhibition of Artists in Finland, Finland
1990 10. Mini Print International, Cadaques, Spain
1990 Modern Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
1989 94. Annual Exhibition of Artists in Finland, Finland
1989 Pro Graphica, Lohja, Finland
1989 Anjalankoski, Finland
1989 Naantali, Finland
1988 Academy of Arts, Helsinki, Finland
1988 Kokkola, Finland
1988 Finnish Graphic Artists Gallery, Finland
1988 41. Annual Exhibition of Young Artists in Finland, Finland
1985 Kouvola , Finland
1985 International Kunst Biennale Steel, Germany
1985 Turku, Finland
1985 Tampere, Finland
1985 Stuttgart, Germany
1984 The association of Artists in Turku, Finland
1984 Tammisaari, Finland
1983 Lieto, Finland
1982 Naantali, Finland
1978 Culture and Art Festival of Istanbul Kartal Municiapility’s Exhibition, Turkey

COLLECTIONS

The Helsinki Museum Collection
Finnish State Collection
Turku munipalicity
Nurmijärvi municipality
The City of Keuruu
The Keuruu Art Museum
Wäinö Aaltonen Museum
Finnish Artists Association
K. H. Renlund Foundation
Miina Sillanpää Foundation
Central Bank of Finland
Postipankki
Oulu Art Museum
Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation
Sampo
Hämeenlinna Art Museum
Alvar Aalto Museum
Paulo Foundation
Kuopio Art Museum
Kouvola Art Museum
The Embassy of Finland in Tokyo
Pori Art Museum
Aine Art Museum
City of Espoo
Sonera
OKO Bank

AWARDS

2004 Stina Krooks Stiftelse
1985 Turun Saskiat

GRANDS

2012 Kordelin Foundation
2010 State Grands for five years
2002 State Grands for five years
2001 Arts Counscil of Finland
2000 Department of Uusimaa
1999 State Award
1999 The Culture Foundation of Finland
1999 Niilo Helanders Foundation Finland
1998 The Foundation of Swedish Culture
1997 State Award (for project)
1997 Sasakawa Foundation
1997 The Culture Foundation of Finland
1996 Arts Counscil of Finland
1996 Arts Counscil of Finland
1996 Kordelin Foundation
1995 State Grands for one year
1994 Arts Counscil of Finland for project
1994 Niilo Helander Foundation
1993 Department of Uusimaa
1993 The Culture Foundation of Finland
1992 Arts Counscil of Finland
1991 Kordelin Foundation
1990 Paulo Foundation
1989 Nordplus
1989 Arts Counscil of Finland (for project)

MEMBERSHIPS

The Society of Finnish Graphical Artists Arte
The Society of Graphical Artists in Turku
The Union of Artists in Finland
Dieu Donne Papermill, USA

TEACHING

Turku Scholl of Arts
Academi Fine Art Helsinki
Nordic Art School Kokkola
Imatra Art School
Lahti University of Applied Sciences
Tampere University Of Technoloy (The Department of Arhitecture)
Helsinki University Of Technoloy (Aaalto University)(The Department of Arhitecture)