Tuija Teiska(b. 1985 Kajaani, Finland) lives and works in Espoo, Finland

tuija.teiska[at]gmail.com

+358 442817122

Oppilaantie 2C, 02360 Espoo Finland

www.tuijateiska.com

 

EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts degree at the Academy of Fine Arts, the University of the Arts Helsinki, Sculpture, 2014 - 2016

Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at the Saimaa University of Applied Sciences and Fine arts, Visual artist, 2005 - 2009

St. Petersburg Academy of Art, Russia, exchange studies, 2003 - 2004

South Karelia Vocational College of Fine Arts, 2001 - 2004

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Artist of the month March, Galleria Sculptor, Helsinki, Finland

2014 Vodkaa and Marmelaadia, Galleria Rajatila, Tampere, Finland

2013 I Want To Believe, Pispala Hirvitalo, Tampere, Finland2013 Animal Instinct, Galleria Koppelo, Tampere, Finland

2008 T2, Tietotalo Galleria, Imatra, Finland

 

Group Exhibitions and Duo Exhibitions

2016 Näkyväksi neulottu, Sinkka Keravan taidemuseo, Finland

2016 Recycling and Upcycling - Finnish group exhibition in Korea Bojagi Forum, Haenggungjae Gallery, Suwon, Korea

2016 Ytimessä, Ars Kärsämäki, Kärsämäki, Finland

2016 Kuvan Kevät, Galleria Project Room, Helsinki, Finland

2015 Heinonen, Palmu, Tammisaari, Teiska, Galleria Project Room, Helsinki, Finland

2015 Surplus off: Tuija Teiska and Arja Kärkkäinen, Galleria Kalleria, Helsinki, Finland

2015 Illuusio, Riihimäen wanha lasitehdas, Riihimäki, Finland

2014 Elämän värittämät, Galleria Fogga, Helsinki, Finland

2014 Inhimillistä, Haihatus, Joutsa, Finland

2013 Tyhjä on täyttä täydempää, Ars Auttoinen, Padasjoki, Finland

2013 Puutarha, Ars Sippola, Kouvola, Finland2013 Supermarket-Stockholm, Independent Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden

2013 Ole oma itsesi, ole optimsti, ole monsteri, Ars Auttoinen, Padasjoki, Finland

2013 Sculpture heute, The Finnish Institute in Germany, Berlin Germany

2013 KUI? Tekstiilitaiteen triennaali, Joensuu Art Museum, Joensuu, Finland

2013 KUI? Tekstiilitaiteen triennaali, Oulu Art Museum, Oulu, Finland

2012 KUI? Tekstiilitaiteen triennaali, Wäinö Aaltonen Art Museum, Turku, Finland

2012 Elämäntapa Pirkanmaan triennaali, Hiekka Art Museum, Tampere, Finland

2011 Wooden Bride, Gallerie Atelier Herenplaats, Rotterdam, Holland

2011 Art Helsinki-nykytaidemessut, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland

2011 Project Firma, Galleria Love, Wien, Austria

2011 Hommage, Villa Roosa, Orimattila, Finland2011 Suomi Finland, Ars Auttoinen, Padasjoki, Finland

2011 Puumorsian ja metsänhäät, Kerava Art Museum, Kerava, Finland

2010 Tätä ei kehystetä, Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova Art Museums, Turku, Finland

2010 Hitaasti mutta varmasti, Honkahovi, Mänttä, Finland

2009 Sugar Tongues, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland

2009 Sugar Tongues, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra, Finland

2009 Jyvättömät akanat, Imatra Culture Center, Imatra, Finland

2008 The Art Basware, Sanomatalo, Helsinki, Finland

2008 Kirjava riemu, Theatre Imatra, Imatra, Finland

2008 Zerkalo, Stockfors, Pyhtää, Finland

2006 Seos, Imatra City Hall, Imatra, Finland

2003 Final Work at the South Karelia Vocational College of Fine Arts, Imatra Culture Center, Imatra, Finland

 

RESIDENCIES

2016 University of Fine Arts residency Berlin

 

ARTIST TALK

2016 Nordic Textile Art Conference, Bergen, Norway

 

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

Kiilto Family Oy Art Collection

Saastamoinen Foundation Art Collection, EMMA Museum of Modern Art

The Finnish State Art Deposit Collection

Tampere Art Museum Collection

Joensuu Art Museum Collection

Aine Art Museum Collection

Private Art Collections

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2017 Finnish Cultural Foundation, artistic work

2016 Kiilto Family Oy scholarship for master of Fine Arts University of the Arts Helsinki

2014 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, project grant

2013 City of Tampere, Artist Award

2012 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, public display grant

2011 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, travel grant

2009 Finnish Cultural Foundation, South Karelia Regional Fund, scholarship

 

MEMBERSHIPS

The Finnish Association of Sculptors

Ornamo - The Finnish Association of Designers

TEXO ry - The Finnish Association of Textile Artists

 

PUBLICATIONS

2016 Bojagi -The Living Tradition, Korea Bojagi Forum, Exhibition catalogue

2016 Pehmeä Taide: Minna Haveri, Maaseudun Sivistysliitto, Maahenki Oy Helsinki, Art book

2016 Kuvan Kevät Catalogue, Academy of fine arts

2012 Elämäntapa, Pirkanmaan triennaali, Exhibition catalogue

2012 KUI? IX tekstiilitaiteen triennaali Exhibition catalogue

2010 Tätä ei kehystetä, Exhibition catalogue

2010 Hitaasti mutta varmasti, Exhibition catalogue

2009 Saimaa University of Applied Sciences and Fine art Catalogue