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CURRENT

2022 upcoming

  • Solo show at TM-gallery in Helsinki: On Earth as in Heaven. From January 12 to 30 2022. Paintings dealing with spirituality, ecology, consequences. All life is holy. (Supported by TAIKE.)

  • Solo show at the Huuto Gallery, Helsinki from January 31 to February 27 2022. I will show a new video installation called "The Silence of Sini" (supported by AVEK and TAIKE). 

  • Group exhibition in the Borey Art Center in St. Petersburg and the Huuto gallery in Helsinki. A collaboration between two artists collectives - Huuto and Parazite. The project will result in an collaborative artist book and two exhibitions and involves over 40 artists from Finland and Russia.

2021

  • My animation "The Spiritual Life of a Spruce" has been selected to be part of Nature | Human, an exhibition in Montreal curated by Tamar Tembeck that will be presented at OBORO. Nature | Human will take place from November 6th to December 11th, 2021. Nature | Human is a collaboration between OBORO, Ada X and GIV (Groupe Intervention Vidéo. Many thanks!
  • TAIKE, the Arts Promotion Centre in Finland has awarded me a one year working grant for 2022. My sincere thanks for the support!
  • My video Aura Kanervo Merivuokko was selected to The Montreal Feminist Film Festival, which took place March 4th to 8th, 2021. My thanks to my distributor  GIV (Groupe Intervention Vidéo)!
  • Group show "Eyes In The Message", 1-24 Oktober 2021, in Gallery 54, Gothenburg, Sweden. Together with the Finnish artists Aleksi Martikainen, Terhi Heino, Päivi Allonen, Salla Järvinen and Kaarina Ormio. Supported by TAIKE, Frame, Kulturfonden för Sverige och Finland and Letterstedska föreningen.

2020

  • Very greatful to be awarded a prize by the foundation Héléne och Walter Grönqvists Stiftelse.  Thank you for supporting my artistic work!

  • Exhibition review by Pontus Kyander in Hufvudstadsbladet (in Swedish)

  • Solo exhibition: Everything has a secret soul 1th to 25th of October 2020. I'm so happy by being invited by Gallery Kosminen to have this show. I showed an animation - "The Spiritual Life of a Spruce", charcoal drawings and new paintings.

  • Participation in the exhibition #social at Cica Museum, Korea, September 16 – October 4, 2020

  • Participation in the Summer Exhibiton arranged by the Kosminen Collective, Helsinki, July 2 - 26 2020.

  • My new video "Aura Kanerva Merivuokko" premiered at the Charlottenborg Spring Exhibition 2020. The exhibition was on show from February 2 – March 8 at Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • Solo exhibition "The Naive Potter" at Gallery A2, Helsinki 3.2.-23.2.2020. I showed a new video work "Aura Kanerva Merivuokko" and tempera paintings from the series "The Disciples".

 

 

© Gun Holmström 2020