Jenni Yppärilä
born 1980, Oulainen
Lives in Tampere


 Education

2010 Aalto University, School of Art and Design, Departement of Art and Media, MA

2005 Kemi-Tornio University of Applied Science,Cultural and Media Arts, Fine Arts

 

Solo Exhibitions
2017             Kaivos ( The Mine), solo exhibition,  Huuto gallery, Helsinki, Finland

2014             Immersion, Poriginal gallery, Pori (w/Alpo Nummelin)
2014            
"Was Here - Been There", TM-gallery, Helsinki
2013             "...Was Here" – meeting places part 4, Artcentre Mältinranta, Tampere

2013             "...Was Here" - meeting places part 3, Gallery 2, Pirkkala
2012             "...Was Here" - meeting places part 2, Cafe Mimmi, Ikaalinen
2012             "...Was Here" - meeting places, Arthouse Väinölä, Oulainen
2011             Drummers, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere (w/Alpo Nummelin)
2011             Optimal home, Young artist grant exhibition, Gallery 5, Oulu
2010             Sorry, there’s a bit dirty, Poriginal gallery, Pori
2010             Nearest and the Dearest?, Mediacentre Lume gallery, Helsinki
2010             Nearest and the Dearest?, Lönnstöm Art museum gallery, Rauma

 

Selected/Group Exhibitions

2017-2018    People´s Cause, Tampere Art Museum, Finland 
2017-2018    Seven Siblings from the future, Heureka the Finnish Science Centre
2017             Art Centre Salmela, Mäntyharju, Finland
2017             Dreamaholic - Art from Finland. Miettinen Collection
                    Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen, Germany

2016             Art Centre Salmela, Mäntyharju, Finland
2016
            Tm-gallery / Supermarket Art Fair, Stocholm, Sweden
2016            
Spaced out - Jussi Goman, Antti Oikarinen, Jouna Karsi and Jenni Yppärilä, Oulu Museum of Art OMA, Finland
2015            
6th Pirkanmaa triennal, Tampere, Finland
2014             World Tango-fesival, Tampere, Finland
2014            
Melancholy, Villa Roosa, Orimattila, Finland
2014            
Mänttä Art Festival, Finland
2013             Potrait, Lahti Art Museum, Finland
2012             Artists 2012, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Finland
2012             PolArt2K-21st century political art, Kemi Art Museum , Finland
2011             The 3 Inch Canvas, Jyväskylä Art Museum, Finland
2010             Turf, Gallerija Akademija, Vilnius, Lithuania
2010             Art of Basware, Sanomatalo, Helsinki, Finland
2010             Live art generator, Generaattori gallery, Pori, Finland
2009             Idyl, Pori Airport, Finland
2009             Terminal, Kankaanpään Art school gallery, Finland
2009             Shiimess, Mediakeskus Lume gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2008             Ulkon ja Vähä Pihal, Atski gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2005             Blue lights nation, St. Mary’s Church, Thirsk, UK
2005             Art of Analyste, Sanomatalo, Helsinki, Finland
2004             Rajariita 3, Nuku, Oulu, Finland
2004             FH Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

 

Grants and Prizes

2017            Public Display Grants, Arts promotion centre Finland,
2017           
Alfred Kordelin Foundation
2016            Salmela Art Centre, Young Artist, 1st prize
2016            Frame, travel grant
2016            Arts promotion centre Finland, 1-year working grant
2014            Finnish Art Society, Young artist grant
2014            Solicitors Kuhanen, Asikainen & Kanerva Oy, Artist of the Year
2013            Arts promotion centre Finland 1/2 year working grant
2013            The Finnish Cultural Foundation, project grant
2013            The Pirkanmaa Arts Council project grant
2012            The Pirkanmaa Arts Council, 1/2 year working grant
2011            Young artist - exhibition grant, Proto ry and Oulu artist´s association
2010            City of Pori, project grant
2010            The Satakunta Arts Council, project grant
2009            AVEK , project grant

 

Works in collections


Kiasma, Museum of contemporary art

Kesko Oyj
Kuhanen, Asikainen & Kanerva collection
City of Mänttä-Vilppula

Oulu Museum of Art
Miettinen collection
Pori Art Museum
Tampere Art Museum

Sjukhuset Nya Karolinska Solna, Sweden

Katrineholms kommun, Sweden

Länssjukhuset Ryhov, Jönsköping, Sweden

private collections

 

Other
2017           
Art Centre Salmela  Artist-in-residency Mäntyharju, Finland

2017            Art Centre Salmela  Artist-in-residency Vyborg
2016            
The Finnish Cultural Institute Artist-in-residency New York

2016            Arts promotion centre Finland, Artist-in-residency Berlin

2012            The Pirkanmaa Arts Council/ Särö residency, Berlin

2010            The Satakunta Arts Council Artist-in-residency, Berlin

2008            The Satakunta Arts Council Artist-in-residency, Berlin

 

Memberships

Finnish Painter’s Union

Tampere Artist’s association

Kuvasto