CV


EDUCATION


2011-2015

MA, Aalto University, School of Art, Design and Architecture, Master’s Degree on Fine Arts

2014

Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, Departamento de Artes & Design (student exchange)

2003-2007

BA, Lahti University of Applied Sciences, Art Institute, Bachelor of Art

2006

Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee, Berlin, Germany (student exchange)

2000-2003

Savonlinna Senior Secondary School of Art and Music


JURIED, INVITATIONAL & GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)

2021

A letter to the Future, EKO Triennial, The Killing of Čáhcerávga by Miracle Workers Collective, Maribor, Slovenia (upcoming)

Pixelache Festival 2021 #Burn, Central library Oodi, Helsinki

Island of Empathy, HAA Gallery, Helsinki (upcoming)

Savonlinnan uusi taidemuseo, Savonlinna (upcoming)

Toisen nahoissa, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere (with Karoliina Paappa)

2020

This is How We Walk on the Moon, Gallery Titanik, Turku

Nytkäys, Lappeenranta Art Museum

2019

A Greater Miracle of Perception, Miracle Workers Collective.

Finnish Alvar Aalto Pavilion at the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia.

Young Artists 2019, Kunsthalle Helsinki

In Search of Perfection, Pori Art Museum, Rappu exhibition program

2018

Koti nimeltä Krimi, Art Center Krimi, Imatra

2016

Fest i Nova- Future Memory. Art Villa Garikula, Akhalkalaki, Georgia

5000m2, Lappeenranta Theatre, Lappeenranta

2015

Wunderkammer, Gallery Huuto, Helsinki

Masculinisation, Studio 44, Stockholm, Sweden

Current State, Cable Factory, Helsinki

2014

Rakkaudesta, Gallery Oyoy, Lahti

2013

Erotus, The Glue Factory, Glasgow, Scotland

2012

Antidote 5, MUU-gallery, Helsinki

2011

Gallery Pihatto, Lappeenranta (with Hanna Peräkylä)

Art in conflict, Labour Museum Werstas, Tampere

Ars Kärsämäki, Art House Nahkuri, Kärsämäki

2010

Lazer Bird’s Woolen Nest, gallery Visu, Kokkola (with Teemu Raudaskoski)

2009

AVO 09- Cotton Revolution, Pirkankatu 10-12, Tampere

Recycling, Riihimäki Art Museum, Riihimäki

The Art of Basware, Sanomatalon mediatori, Helsinki

Money, money, money…, Art Museum Harkko, Raisio

2008

Fennofolk, Design-museum, Helsinki (With music collective Paavoharju)


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2022

Gallery Huuto, Helsinki (upcoming)

2021


In Other’s Skin, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere (upcoming)

2017

Normality, Kouta Gallery, Kouvola

2015

Squirrell Wants to Cut Down the Railway and Other Stories, Gallery Emil, Tampere

2014

Route Couture, The Craft Museum of Finland, Jyväskylä

2014

Route Couture, Pispala Centre of Contemporary Art, Tampere

2014

Route Couture, Third Space, Helsinki

2009

Siipeilijät, gallery Rajatila, Tampere

2009

Remains, Gallery 3h+k, Pori


PUBLICATIONS


2019

Leena Pukki and Sonya Lindfors: Future Poet. In Miracle Workers Collective: A Greater Miracle of Perception, Archive Books 2019.

2017

Leena Pukki, Karoliina Paappa, Stina Riikonen and Lari Lätti: Route Couture. Into kustannus.   Edited by Leena Pukki and Karoliina Paappa


PUBLIC MURALS


2020

Kulkukissat, Kirkkokatu, Lappeenranta

2019

Kis ḱis kissamies, Kirkkokatu, Lappeenranta

What did you see while flying, Baana, Kempele

2017

Into the Light, Malminkartano train station, Helsinki.

Animals for Solidarity, Toijala, Akaa.

2016

The Meeting, Garikula, Akhalkalaki, Georgia.


SCREENINGS AND PERFORMANCES


2021

Tampere Film Festival, Liikkumatilaa- screening, Tampere

2020

Pleasure Dome/ Skin deep, Toronto, Canada

This is How We Walk on the Moon, Gallery Titanik, Turku

2019

In Search of Perfection, Pori Art Museum, Rappu exhibition program 

2019

Jää hyvästi, mummola, Serlachius Museum Gösta, Mänttä-Vilppula

Jää hyvästi, mummola, Varkaus library and Rantasalmi library

Jää hyvästi, mummola, Savonlinnan Kulttuurikellari, Savonlinna

2018

Route Couture Fashion Show, Spektaakkeligaala III, Helsinki

2016

New Speak, Videokanava- festival, Third Space, Helsinki

New Speak, Videokanava- festival, Art House Cinema Niagara, Tampere

New Speak, Videokanava- festival, Gallery Titanik, Turku.

New Speak. Bodyword- festival, St. Petersburg, Russia. With Elena Leontiva


AWARDS AND GRANTS


2021

Finnish Cultural Foundation, Working grant, 1 year

2020

Avek, Media Art Project Grant (Toisen nahoissa- group with Karoliina Paappa)

Covid 19- grant, Arts Promotion Center Finland

Project Grant, Oskar Öflund Foundation

Covid 19- grant, Arts Promotion Center Finland

Project Grant, AVEK Media Art Grant

2019

Maecenas Guild’s young artist award, Young Artists 2019- exhibition

Project Grant, AVEK Media Art Grant 

2018

Project Grant, Paulo Foundation (In Other’s Skin- group with Karoliina Paappa)

Project Grant, Arts Promotion Centre of Finland, The Arts Council of South Savo

2015

Academic Excellence Award, Aalto University, Master’s Degree Program in Fine Arts

2014

Project Grant (Route Couture group), Arts Promotion Centre of Finland, The Arts Council of Pirkanmaa

2010

Grant for Professional Artists, City of Tampere

2009

Grant for Young Artists, Tampereen Saskiat ry.


RESIDENCIES AND WORKSHOPS

2021

Mustarinda Residency, Hyrynsalmi, Finland


2017

Serlachius- Residency, Serlachius Museums and Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä- Vilppula, Finland

2013

Case Pyhäjoki, Pyhäjoki. Initiated by artist Mari Keski-Korsu, collaboration in between Andrew Paterson/Pixelache, Antye Greie-Ripatti/Hai Art and Finnish Bioart Society

2009

Taf Taf, Dakar, Senegal. Turku Artist’s Association’s residency.


MEMBERSHIPS


AV- Arkki, The Center for Finnish Media Art

MUU ry, finnish interdisciplinary artist’s association

Helsinki Artist’s Association

Kuvasto, a copyright society for artists working in the field of visual arts

Kiila ry., leftist artist’s and writers association