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Päivi Hirsiaho

Born 2.1.1987 in Jyväskylä, Finland
Lives and works in Pori, Finland

Solo exhibitions:

2016 Galleria3h+k, Pori

2015 You're lost little girl, Antinkatu 7, Pori
2013
Exhibition in D minor, Generaattorigalleria, Pori
2011 Laiva on lastattu, Unknown Cargo, Kalasatama, Helsinki 2011 Lapsuusvalssi, Galleria Rajatila, Tampere

Group exhibitions:

2015 Tosi/Epätosi, Villa Roosa, Orimattila
2014 Space Invaders, Autotalo (+ Pauliina Koivunen ja Miissa Rantanen), Pori
2014 Supermarket Art Fair, Muu Ry, Stockholm, Sweden
2013 Uusi Muu, New members of Muu Artist association, Muu Kaapeli, Helsinki
2011 Surematud, Tampere Maja (+ Laura Konttinen ja Anna Rahkola), Tartu, Estonia
2010 Polku, Galleria Honkahovi, Mänttä
2010 New Black n White, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2010 Loppuunmyyty, TR1 Taidehalli, Tampere
2008 Streetwise, URB street art exhibition, Mbar, Helsinki

Art studies:

2015 MA Visual Culture, Aalto University
2010 BA Fine Arts, Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Tampere
2008 Student Exchange, Animation, Edinburgh College of Arts, UK
2006 Photography, Voionmaan Opisto

Grants:

2015 Arts Council of Satakunta, Project grant
2010 Tamk exhibition scholarship for Galleria Rajatila
2010 Auno ja Mauri Riuttu foundation, scholarship

Artist Residencies:

2016 Saaren Kartano, Koneen Säätiö
2015 Edinburgh, Arts Promotion Centre Finland

Movie festivals and screenings:

2015

Helsinki Short Film Festival *Winner of Animation category*
Finnish Animation Screening Night, Hong Kong arts centre, Hong Kong

2014

Aarhus Independent Pixels, Aarhus, Denmark
MUU Video 2014 screening, Es Baluard, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Blue Sea Film Festival, Rauma, Finland

2013

Animatricks, Helsinki, Finland
Arktisen Upeeta, Jyväskylä, Finland
Strange Walls, new video art from Finland, Berlin, Germany

2012

Helsinki short film festival, Helsinki, Finland
Reikäreuna film festival, Orivesi, Finland

Memberships:

Artist association Muu Ry