Jenni Yppärilä
born 1980, Oulainen
Lives in Helsinki


 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
2019            Solo exhibition, Turku Art Museum, Fin
2018
            Solo exhibition, Seinäjoki Art Hall
, Fin
2018            Solo exhibition, Gallery Å, Turku
, Fin

2017             The Mine, solo exhibition,  Huuto gallery, Helsinki, Fin
2014             Immersion, Poriginal gallery, Pori (w/Alpo Nummelin) , Fin
2014            
"Was Here - Been There", TM-gallery, Helsinki, Fin
2013             "...Was Here" – meeting places part 4, Artcentre Mältinranta, Tampere, Fin

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

 

Selected/Group Exhibitions
2019                     Pielenmaisema, Ars Kärsämäki, Fin

2018-2019            Goldilocksand Other Stories from Own Collections, Tampere Art Museum, Fin

2018-2019            There and Back Again, Contemporary art from the Baltic Sea region, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Fin
2018                     Gosth city, Savonlinna, Fin
2017-2019           Seven siblings from the future, Finnish Science Centre Foundation, Fin
2018                     People´s Cause, Tampere Art Museum, Finland 

2017                     Art Centre Salmela, Mäntyharju , Fin
2017                     Dreamaholic - Art from Finland, Miettinen Collection, Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
2016                     Art Centre Salmela, Mäntyharju, Fin
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, Fin
2015                     6th Pirkanmaa triennal, Tampere, Fin
2014                     World Tango-fesival, Tampere, Fin
2014                     Melancholy, Villa Roosa, Orimattila, Fin
2014                     Mänttä Art Festival, Fin
2013                     Potrait, Lahti Art Museum, Fin
2012                     Artists 2012, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Fin
2012                     PolArt2K-21st century political art, Kemi Art Museum , Fin
2011                     The 3 Inch Canvas, Jyväskylä Art Museum, Fin
2010                     Turf, Gallerija Akademija, Vilnius, Lithuania
2010                     Art of Basware, Sanomatalo, Helsinki, Fin
2010                     Live art generator, Generaattori gallery, Pori, Fin
2009                     Idyl, Pori Airport, Fin
2009                     Terminal, Kankaanpään Art school gallery, Fin
2009                     Shiimess, Mediakeskus Lume gallery, Helsinki, Fin
2008                     Ulkon ja Vähä Pihal, Atski gallery, Helsinki, Fin
2005                     Blue lights nation, St. Mary’s Church, Thirsk, UK 
2005                     Art of Analyste, Sanomatalo, Helsinki, Fin
2004                     Rajariita 3, Nuku, Oulu, Fin
2004                     FH Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

 

Grants and Prizes


2019            Arts promotion centre Uusimaa
2018           
Alfred Kordelin foundation, working grant
2018           
Finnish cultural Foundation, 1-year working grant
2017            Arts promotion centre Finland, Public display grant

2017            Alfred Kordelin Foundation, 1/2 year working grant
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 Arts promotion centre Finland

2013            The Pirkanmaa Arts Council, 1/2 year working grant

2013            The Finnish Cultural Foundation, project grant

2013            The Pirkanmaa Arts Council project 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
2018            Serlachius residency, Mänttä, Finland
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