I'm a Helsinki based artist working with lens based images, performances and writing. I'm interested in

the relationship between language and body, questions of communication, and different forms & possibilities

of collaboration.







2015 Master of Fine Arts. Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, department of time and space arts. Helsinki, Finland

2012 Bachelor of Culture and Arts. Lahti Institute of Art and Design, department of photography. Lahti, Finland

2011 Exchange studies at Valand Art Academy, Department of Photography. Gothenburg, Sweden

2010 Exchange studies at Freie Universität Berlin, Faculty of Social Sciences. Berlin, Germany

2009 Bachelor of Social Sciences. University of Helsinki, major in communication & media studies

05-06 Major in Comparative Literature, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Arts



selected exhibitions and performances

2018 XLV Kielitieteen päivät / Annual Conference of Linguistics. Collaboration and installation with Saila Salonen

        and Johanna Virkkula. Paasitorni, Helsinki

2018 Audiatur festival for ny poesi. Reading/performance. Litteraturhuset i Bergen, Bergen, Norway

2017 XS vol. 9 – Festival for New Dance and Performance. Contemporary Art Space Kutomo, Turku, Finland

2017 Kuka / Who. Solo exhibition at Gallery Hippolyte Studio, Helsinki, Finland

2017 Totuus Suomesta / The Truth about Finland. Group exhibition by Porin Kulttuurisäätö. Puuvillanpuisto, Pori, Finland

2017 Kesärulla / Summer Roll. Group exhibition with Anne Naukkarinen. SIC space, Helsinki, Finland

2017 WATER FALL 5. Performance with dance artist Anne Naukkarinen at MUU Gallery, Helsinki

2017 WATER FALL 4. Performance & installation with Anne Naukkarinen at B-gallery, Turku

2017 Kroppens Kalke / Calque of the Body. Group exhibition with Hanne Marie le Fevre. Forlaget Gestus, Copenhagen, Denmark

2017 WATER FALL 2. Performance & installation with Anne Naukkarinen at Asematila, Helsinki

2016 WATER FALL 1. Performance with Anne Naukkarinen at Art Space Kutomo, Turku

2016 Maarit Mustonen. Performance at Arkadia International Bookshop’s gallery, Helsinki

2016 Kielikuvia - Finnish visual poetry. Group exhibition by Nuoren Voima Liitto at Poetry Moon. Caisa Gallery, Helsinki

2016 Space Invaders IV. Group exhibition. Elsankuja 5, Espoo, Finland

2015 EXHIBIT @ The Others Fair. Ex-Borsa Valori, Turin, Italy

2015 Paulo Foundation’s Invitational Exhibition with Anne Naukkarinen at Exhibition Laboratory's Project Room, Helsinki

2015 Evening for Experimental Literature @ Poetry Moon. Performance with Anne Naukkarinen. Lavaklubi, Helsinki

2015 The Sense of the Body @ FISAD 2015. Group exhibition. Accademia Albertina, Turin, Italy

2015 Universum’s Tour. Poetry and performance art event. Theatre Universum, Helsinki

2015 Relative Systems. Group exhibition. Space for Free Arts, Helsinki

2014 Vi tager intet ansvar 3. Group exhibition. Udstillningsstedet Q. Copenhagen, Denmark

2014 Mad House Helsinki. Performance art festival. Installation with Anne Naukkarinen. Tiivistämö, Helsinki

2014 UrbanApa. Dance and art festival. Installation with Anne Naukkarinen. Culture Center Stoa, Helsinki

2014 Y-festival. Festival for urban art. Group exhibition. Gallery Katko, Tampere, Finland

2014 Kuvan kevät. MFA Group Show of the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts. Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki

2014 By Chance In Berlin. Group exhibition. Gallery Suomesta, Berlin, Germany

2013 Conversation Pieces. Solo exhibition at Space for Free Arts, Helsinki

2013 The Image Object. Group exhibition. Kaiku gallery, Helsinki

2013 TODAY @ Antagon. Group exhibition, Titanik gallery, Turku

2013 Bite Vilnius. Group exhibition. Gallery Sv. Jono Street, Vilnius, Lithuania

2013 And With Our Powers Combined. Group exhibition. Exhibition Laboratory Project Room, Helsinki

2012 Present Remains. Jubilee exhibition of the photographic center Nykyaika. TR1 Konsthall, Tampere, Finland

2012 Observatory. Solo exhibition at Culture House Fyren, Kungsbacka, Sweden

2012 Maj 2012. Exhibition with Aava Anttinen and Lina Jelanski at Gallery Oyoy, Lahti, Finland

2012 New Nordic Photography. Group exhibition. Härnösands Konsthall, Härnösand, Sweden

2012 New Nordic Photography. Group exhibition. Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg, Sweden

2012 This Way! Helsinki photography biennial. Group exhibition. Jukka Male Museum, Helsinki

2011 Car Wash. Group exhibition. Art Academy Valand, Gothenburg, Sweden

2011 PILK. Group exhibition. Gallery Oyoy, Lahti, Finland

2010 Picture Texas. Group exhibition. Gallery Oyoy, Lahti, Finland




2018 AKSIDENS MORFEM NOMEN FABRIKK. Poetry anthology with Lauri Hei, Arja Karhumaa and Adrian Perera.

        Edited by Cia Rinne, published by H//O//F , Norway

2017 Kroppens Kalke. Artists' book with Hanne Marie le Fevre, Rasmus Halling Nielsen, Gideonsson/Londré.

        Published and edited by Forlaget Gestus, Denmark

2017 Totuus Suomesta / The Truth about Finland. Group publication by Porin Kulttuurisäätö, Finland

2017 Kuva Printmakers. Group publication of the Printmaking Department of Finnish Academy of Fine Arts

2016 Visual poetry published in Nuori Voima magazine's poetry issue 2016, Finland

2016 Visual poetry published in poetry magazine Tuli & Savu (no. 85), Finland

2015 Poetry published in Issue X magazine of the University of the Arts Helsinki (no. 3), Finland

2014 Visual poetry published in Tuli & Savu poetry magazine (no. 76), Finland

2012 New Nordic Photography 2012 exhibition catalogue. Hasselblad Foundation, Sweden




2016 Residency with dance artist Anne Naukkarinen in Art Space Kutomo, Turku, Finland

2015 Performance Arts Center residency with Anne Naukkarinen. Helsinki, Finland

2015 Källskär gästbostad with Anne Naukkarinen. Island of Källskär, Ahvenanmaa archipelago, Finland

2014 Residency of the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts. Berlin, Germany

2012 Onsala Space observatory. Onsala, Sweden