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                                         Curriculum Vitae


                                                    Born in Espoo, Finland, lives and works in various global locations.


2000         Master of Fine Arts, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, USA.

1995-96    Bezalel Academy of Art and Design: One-Year Independent Study Program, Jerusalem.

1995          Universidad Francisco Marroquin: Faculty of Architecture, student exchange, Guatemala City.

1993-95    University of Applied Arts in Vienna: Master Class of Architecture, Professor Wolf Prix, Coop

                  Himmelb(l)au, Austria.

Selected Group Shows

2008         Arte Bogota, Columbia.

2006-07   Padiglione Italia 13x17, Venice, Biella, Potenza, Milano, Naples, Chieti, Rome and Murano. Italy.

2005         On the Unseen. Esa Jäske Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

2004         Touch, large-scale painting performance, Festspielhaus Neuschwanstein, Füssen, Germany.

2002         Hubbub, collaboration with Sha Xin Wei, Ph.D. Intervention at Crissy Field Park, San Francisco, USA.

2000        Henkäys, large-scale interactive installation. MFA Show, California College of the Arts, San Francisco.

1999         Artist films Veil (16mm, B/W, 3min), Surface (16mm, color, 2min) and Island (16mm, b/W,3min) Fine

                 Arts Cinema, Berkeley, USA.

Selected Solo Shows

2010         White Field, kinetic fiber installation, China

2007        Obra Nueva, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

1997         Veil, environmental installation, birch forest, Maising, Germany.

                 Hahmot, installation at 10th Floor, Helsinki Festival, Finland.

1996         St. George Gallery, Port Antonio, Jamaica.

1995         HTC, Heidelberg.

1993         Gallerie der Kunst und Kultur Therapie, Munich.

                 Mural in Rodalquilar, Capo de Gata, Spain.

1992         Nimbach Ingeneure, Munich.

                 Mural. Starnberg Medical Center, Germany. Public commission.

Artist Residencies

2006       Visiting artist, Topological Media Lab, Concordia University, Montreal.

2005       Finnish-Italian Cultural Exchange, Murano, Italy.

2002       2-month residency, Finnish Artist Association, Artists’ house in Bali, Indonesia.


2005      Finnish-Italian Bilateral Scholarship, study of glass in Murano, Italy.

1994      Design prize for Artistic Excellence for architectural design, Vienna, Austria.