ELINA RUOHONEN



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CURRICULUM-VITAE

visual artist
b.1970, Kaarina, Finland
tel. +358 (0)41-5046461
e-mail: elinaruohonen@hotmail.com
www.elinaruohonen.net
www.kuvataiteilijamatrikkeli.fi/fi/taiteilijat/2189

ART EDUCATIONS
2001 Tampere Polytechnic School / Art and media, Post graduate studies
1998-2000 Tampere Polytechnic School / Art and media, Visual Artist BA
1995 Krasnojarsk Art Institute, Russian
1991-1995 Kankaanpää Art Institute

PRIVATE EXHIBITIONS (selected)
2015 The Other Side, gallery Bronda, Helsinki, Finland
2014 Piece of cake and sea landscapes, (Ruohonen, Immonen )Korpoström, Finland
2013 SWAP TM-Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2012 P.O.I.N.T. (Ruohonen, Keskinen), Art Hall of Porvoo, Finland

2012 Gallery Joella, ENOUGH
2011 Gallery Jangva, DOUBLE
 2009 Through painting, Gallery Bronda, Helsinki, Finland
2009 Through painting, Art Center Mältinranta, Tampere, Finland
2007 Web orientated, Gallery Ama, Turku, Finland
2005 Minimum Kosmos – Own happines, Gallery Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, Finland
2003 Hallucination and cotton candy, Art Center Mältinranta, Tampere, Finland
2002 Gallery Fastarts, Studio Hyäryllistä, Turku, Finland
2001 Gallery Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, Finland
2001 Galleria d`Arte Contatto, Venice, Italy
2000 tm-Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

JOIN EXHIBITIONS

2015 Sample. Contemporary painting of Turku. Museum of  Wäinö Aaltonen
2015 Roots, Kankaanpää Celebration of 50 years!
2015
Living Room 306,4 km2 - City Art Event, Turku, Finland
2014 Gulf of Finland 2014, Finland, Russian, Estonia
2014 My Water, Art Manor of Kuusisto, Finland                               
2014 Virtaa, Gallery Å, Turku, Finland
2014 Virtaa, Gallery 5, Oulu, Finland
2013
Artist association of Turku, the 89. year exhibition, Gallery of Brinkkala, Turku

2012 Schauraum, Gallery Nolte, Munster, Germany
2012 Finnish union of artist associations, Art museum of Hyvinkää
2012 Pirkanmaa 5. Triennal, IHMISEN MITTAA, Bargain-group
2012 YHTÄ JUHLAA, Art museum of Wäinö Aaltonen, Turku
2012 SATAMAPAIKKA, Suomen Joutsen, Turku
2012 SEA,Bargain-group, Tampere, Odensen, Tarto. Finland- Denmark-Estonia
2011New States of contemporary Art, Gallery Michael Nolte, Germany
2011 Mänttä artfestival, Kunnioita  isääsi ja äitiäsi
2011 IN THIS AGE, gallery TILA, Helsinki
2011 NYT2011, Together,contemporary art in Naantali and Raisio
2010 Artist 2010, Finnish artist 115.th exhibition
2010 Art in distribution cabinet, Tampere Contemporary Art museum
2010 International Exhibition KIC Nord Art, Büdelsdorf, Germany
2010 Mänttä, Terrible joy, Bargain-group
2010 Head ahead, - cultural project , Pyynikin Uimahalli, Tampere
2009 Money, Money, Money, Harkko Art Museum Of Raisio, Finland
2009 Pirkanmaa 4 th. Triennal, Tampere, Finland
2009 Re cycling. Art Museum of Riihimäki, Finland
2007 Painter`s union STÄMPs, tm-gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2007 Spirit ensable, Villa Keisarinharju, 5 th year celebration exhibition, Kaivanto
2007 Rajaton Rakkaus, Art Center of Mältinranta
2007 Everdream, Hauho Hovikartano, Finland
2006 Pirkanmaan triennaal, Directors cut, TR 1, Tampere, Finland
2005 SKJL Year exhibition, Art factory of Porvoo
2005 21 näkökulmaa perunaan, Tyrnävä, Finland
2003 Purnu, Orivesi, Finland
2003 Ryhtms, Finroart, Nokia Art house, Finland
2002 Stockholm Art Fair, Sweden
2001 Collectiva D`arte internationale, Venezia, Italy
2000 SKJL Year exhibition, Joensuu Artmuseum, Finland

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)
2015
Nordic season, MeetiNGArt gallery, Lissabon, Portugal
2015 1000 denieria, vol 2. Tyrnävän pottuhalli
2014 1000 denieria, vol 1. Tyrnävän pottuhalli
2008 Love without boundaries, Gallerie Kritiku, Praque, Czech
2007 STÄMPs, Bargain-group, Icons of the time, Fyren, Norrskata, Finland
2007 bargainia,bargainia, Stockmann, Tampere, Finland
2007 Spirit ensable, Villa Keisarinharju, 5-y. celebration exhibition, Kaivanto, Finland
2007 Love without boundaries, Taidekeskus Mältinranta, Finland
2006 With or Without, Art Museum of Varkaus, (Keskinen, Kirstinä), Finland
2006 Postfordian weight and living Indexes Bargain-group, Museum of Labor, Tampere
2006 Postfordian weight and living Indexes Goethe Institute, Helsinki, Finland
2005 Postfordian weight and living Indexes Arte galerie N, Munchen, Germany
2005 coloring book, Gallery Kaapeli, Helsinki, Finland
2005 coloring book, Gallery Titanik, Turku, Finland
2004 Signs of labour, Munchen, Germany
2003 Soul Flower, Kivipankki of Jämsä (Keskinen, Kirstinä), Finland
2003 Bargain=Löytö, Museum of Labor, Tampere, Finland
2003 Womenàs hand print, Amnesty International, Tampere, Finland

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS
Finnish Government`s Art collection
The City of Turku, Finland
Municipality of Ylöjärvi, Finland
Medical care of Pirkanmaa, Finland
The City of Tampere, Finland
The Foundation of Raimo Anttila, Finland
Law practice Turkki & Kokko Advokat Byrå oy
Museum of Lenin, Tampere, Finland
The City of Kaarina, Finland
The Art Institute of Kankaanpää, Finland

PUBLIC WORKS
2015, 
Percent for Art -project, City Of Turku, Braheskolan, Finland
2011-2012, Percent for Art -project, Luhtaa daycare, Tampere
Finn-Medi oy, Tampere, Finland
City of Tampere office, Finland
Jussinkylä day nursery, Tampere, Finland
Lumisuo hall of residence, Kankaanpää, Finland
The City of Jurbargas, Lithuania

BARGAIN-PERFORMANCES
2010 Bargainware and Styrox, Mänttä Artfestival
2009 Choice of Critic, Pirkanmaa triennaL, Art Center Mältinranta, Tampere
2008 15 seconds celebrity, Kirppis, Contemporary Art Museum of Tampere
2007 Bargain, Bargain, Stockmann, Tampere, Finland
2007 Image-passport, Museum of Labour, Tampere, Finland
2003 Bargain=Löytö, Museum of Labour, Tampere, Finland
2003 Match, Siperia, Tampere, Finland

GRANT AND SCHOLARSHIP
2015
Art council of Finland, working grant
2014 Finnish Cultural Foundation, 1 year working grant
2013 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Public display grant
2013 Art Union of Turku, Foundation of Helena Bruun
2013 City of Turku
2012  
Union of Finnish Art Associations
, ASPA
2012 Art council of Varsinais-Suomi , 1 year working
2009 Nililo Helander foundation
2007 City of Tampere, artistic work scholarship
2006 Art council of Finland
2005 Art council of Finland
2003 Tunkua scholarship for exhibition
2002 The Arts council of Pirkanmaa, for ½ year artistic work
2001 City of Tampere
1999 City of Tampere
1999 Alli and Allan Salo Fund
1998 City of Tampere, working scholarship
1995 The Art School of Kankaanpään scholarship for art studies abroad
1994 City of Kaarina


EDUCATIONAL TRIP
1997 Renainssance, Italy
1995 Art of Burjatia, Siperia, russian
1992 Maya Art, Guatemala
1990 Ornamentic Art, India and South East-Asia.


MEMBERSHIPS
Finnish painters Union
 Artists association of Tampere
Artists
association of  Turku
Bargain – Group
Kuvasto