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MAIJU HEIKKILÄ
Visual artist

Born 15.5.1983, Lappeenranta, Finland
Lives and works in Helsinki, Finland

Art studies
2015    Master of Arts, Aalto University School of Art and Design
2011    Master of Fine Arts, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences
2006    Bachelor of Culture and Arts , South Karelia Polytechnic

Memberships
The Association of Finnish Printmakers
South Karelian Artists’ Association

Solo exhibitions
2015    Fear of people,Taidekeskus Mältinranta, Tampere, Finland
2015    Heritage of war, Lume Galleria, Helsinki, Finland
2013    Still life, Linnoituksen Krouvi, Lappeenranta, Finland
2010    White shadow, Galleria Kaakaopapu, Lappeenranta, Finland
2010    Heritage, Galleria Napa, Rovaniemi, Finland
2008    Body, Galleria Pihatto, Lappeenranta, Finland

Group exhibitions
2017    Maiju Heikkilä, Jonna Salonen and Leila Tanskanen, Taidekeskus Krimi, Imatra, Finland
2015    On the Edge, Galeri 3B, Wrexham, Wales
2014    Pedagogical installation, Kukin tyylillään,
            South Karelia Art Museum, Lappeenranta, Finland
2014    Social Isolation, Hyvinkää Art Museum, Hyvinkää, Finland
2013    ArtSport, Sports Museum of Finland, Helsinki, Finland
2012    Social Isolation, Gallerie TOOLBOX, Berlin, Germany
2011    NYT2011 – Together, Raisio Museum Herkko, Raisio, Finland
2011    White Horizon, Gallerie Laine-Art and Galerie Mastul, Berlin, Germany
2010    White Horizon, Gallery Noorus, Tartu, Estonia
2010    Ihminen kuvassa, South Karelia Art Museum, Lappeenranta, Finland
2008    The Gift, Galleria Pihatto, Lappeenranta, Finland
2006    Group exhibition, The Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland
2006    Group exhibition, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra Finland

Public artwork
2006    The Journey, Chapel of Taipalsaari Hospital, Lappeenranta, Finland
2005    Statue of Wrestler Matti Simanainen, Korvenhonka ry, Joutseno, Finland

Grants
2010    Finnish Cultural Foundation, South Karelia Regional Fund

Position of Trust
2010    Secretary, South Karelian Artists’ Association

 

 

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