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Sanni Seppä

Born 1980

Lives and works at Tampere, Finland

 

email: [email protected]

 

EDUCATION

2005-2009 BA, TAMK University of Applied Sciences, School of Art and Media, Tampere, Finland

 

COMING

2017 (june) Solo exhibition with Kaija Papu, Gallery2, Pirkkala

2017 Curated exhibition, Hyvinkää Art Museum

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014-2015 Shoutdogs!, virtual exhibition, www.lily.fi/blogit/shoutdogs

2014 Souvenir, gallery Mältinranta studio, Tampere

2014 Souvenir, gallery Huuto Jätkäsaari, Helsinki

2012 Animal theory, gallery Uusi kipinä, Lahti

2012 Animal theory, gallery Muu, Helsinki

2011 Copy, with Jyri Pitkänen, gallery Saskia, Tampere

2010 I Had a Dream, 00130Gallery, Helsinki

2010 Joka ilta kun lamppu sammuu, B-Gallery, Turku

2006 Erkki Tuomioja, gallery Huoltamo’s Videochannel, Tampere                                                                                                                 2006 My bitterness was useless, gallery Rajatila, Tampere

 

SELECTER GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 SKjL Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Art Center Haihatus, Joutsa

2016 LÄSNÄ- kymmenes valtakunnallinen teemanäyttely, Haihara Art Center, Tampere

2016 ANIMALS IN THE ART ZOO, Toolbox, Berliini, Saksa

2016 SKjL Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Mikkeli Art Museum

2015 Widely loved drawing dialogue, gallery Mältinranta studio, Tampere

2015 The 6th Pirkanmaa triennal, gallery Mältinranta studio, Tampere

2015 SKjL Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Imatra Art museum

2014 SKjL Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Tuusula Art Museum, Taidekeskus Kasarmi

2014 Red and sweet, Voipaala Art Center, Sääksmäki

2013 Eläin – seitsemäs valtakunnallinen kutsunäyttely, Haihara Art Center, Tampere

2013 Villa Roosan 20. kesänäyttely SUURI NÄYTELMÄ, Villa Roosa, Orimattila

2013 Tampere Film Festival, Pakkahuone, Tampere

2012 SKjL Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Hyvinkää Art Museum

2012 Art Fair Suomi, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki

2012 Sountrack for the painting, Nykytaiteen kioski, Lahti

2011 Valon kerääjät, gallery Mältinranta, Tampere

2010 SKjL Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Kouvola Art Museum

2010 Animal, GalleryAri, Mikkeli

2010 Annikki Poetry Festival, Tampere

2009 SKjL Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Kouvola Art Museum

2009 The 4th Pirkanmaa Triennial, Tampere Art Museum

2009 Discourse disco, TR1, Tampere

2009 Contemporary Art from Finland, Karton Szalon, Miskolc, Hungary

2009 SKjL Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Mikkeli Art Museum

2008 Artists’ Association of Finland: Artists’ 113. Annual Exhibition, Vaasa Art museum

2008   70- year party exhibition of Union of Finnish Art Association, Neljä Ulottuvuutta, Voipaala Center of Arts, Sääksmäki

2008   Art of Basware, Sanomatalo, Helsinki

2007 Shelved Elovena-Advertisements, gallery Huoltamo,Tampere

2007 AVO, Werstas/Finlayson’s area, Tampere

2007 ARS-Viikinsaari, Viikin Island, Tampere

2006 Rassut, TR1, Tampere

2006 Exhibiton of Gay Tampere, Emil Hall, Tampere

2006 Best of me, gallery Mältinranta studio, Tampere

2005 Class Picture, gallery Ikuinen Galleria, Tampere

2005 Imagine, Emil Hall, Tampere

 

HAPPENINGS AND PERFORMANCES

2012- Sunny & Cloudy, several gigs around Finland

2009 Free trimpoint for the dogs, Gallery rajatila, Tampere

2008 In the silent alley, Koko Theatre, Helsinki

2008 Performance Fiest, Hirvitalo- Center of Contemporary

Art Pispala, Tampere

2008 Lii-San tuote @ Pikkusiskodisco/Vastavirta club,Tampere

2007 Lii-San tuote, Fancy Dress Party/Vastavirta Club, Tampere

2007 Lii-San tuote, Everlasting disco/gallery Huoltamo,Tampere

2007 Lii-San tuote, Burn out, Perfo!,Telakka Culture Center, Tampere

2007 A Morning Gay, Gallery Kakelhallen, Åland

2007 Lii-San tuote, Crazy-show, Tallinn

2006 Lii-San tuote, gallery Maa-Tila, Helsinki

2006 I’ll take care of you, w. Pinja Sormunen, gallery Maa-Tila, Helsinki

2006 AVO Video Festival, Väinö Linna square, Tampere

2006 Bound, Lii-San tuote, gallery Rajatila, Tampere

2006 1 minute Video Festival, Restaurant Semafori, Tampere

 

SOCIAL ART WORKS

2007 URB/Swaeg art/Kiasma, Helsinki

2006 Construction-site-fence-collage, Swaeg art/gallery

Huoltamo, Tampere

 

PUBLICATIONS

2016 Sunny & Cloudy, cassette release, GuggenRecörds

2014 Illustrations, Juho Nieminen: ”Lainatut kumisaappaat lonksuvat jalassa”, Monrepoo

2012 Illustrations for Tulva magazine

2011 Karhumauri CD cover art and and layout, Helmilevyt

2007 Comix at Kundipimu-magazine, Happy Horse Comics

2007 Comic at Irtoparta 8-anthology, Hyeena Publishing

2007 ”PUM,PUM,PUM” self-financed Picturebook (200 pieces)

2006 Comic at Irtoparta 7- anthology, Hyeena Publishing

2005 “I was wearing”, self-financed comic (300 pieces)

2003 ”HANDBOOK: How a girl takes care of another girl”, self-financed comic (350 pieces)

 

PUBLIC WORKS

2015 Once Upon a Time, Vuores, Tampere

2008 Wall painting, Tampere University Hospital

2005 Wall painting, Ikaalinen Childrens Ward

 

WORKS SOLD TO PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

2015 Tampere Art Museum

2009 The State Art Collection

 

GRANTS

2016 1-year grant, Finnish Cultural Foundation Centre of Pirkanmaa

2015 Grant for exhibition costs, Arts Promotion Center Finland

2015 Grant for exhibition costs, Arts Promotion Center Finland, Pirkanmaa Art Council

2014 ASPA-stipend, SKjL

2014 Grant for exhibition costs ,Arts Promotion Centre Finland

2014 6-month grant, Finnish Cultural Foundation

2013 Grant for exhibition costs, Alfred Kordelin foundation

2013 6-months grant,Arts Promotion Centre of Pirkanmaa

2012 Artists’s stipend of Tampere city

2011 6-month grant,Arts Promotion Centre of Pirkanmaa

2009 Auno and Mauri Riuttu Foundation

 

MEMBERSHIPS

2012- Taidesuunnistus association

2009- Tampere Artist association

2009-2011 MUU ry

2005-2014 Association Rajataide r.y

2006-2007 Ikuinen Gallery