CV

Name:                  Minna Emilia Ristolainen

Location:             Vantaa, Finland

Email:                 minna.ristolainen@gmail.com

Website:             http://www.minsiris.com

Phone:                 +358440811210

Studies in Finland

2017- Master programme of literature and narrative theory, University of Tampere

2012 User Centered Design, MBA,  Laurea University of Applied Sciences, Kerava

2006 Bachelor of Media and Arts, BA, Satakaunta University of Applied Sciences, Pori

2000– Studies on Humanities field at University of Tampere, major Comparative Literature

2000 Matriculation Examination, Kauriala high school, Hämeenlinna.

Studies abroad

2016 Pata network International Printmaking summer course, Strzemiński Academy of Art, Łódź

2004–2005 Erasmus studies in international communication, Hogeschool Zuyd, Maastricht.

Other art courses

2007–2019 Several method and workshop courses in printmaking and painting, Helsinki community school

1997–2000 Courses on drawing and painting live model, Janakkala community school

Group exhibitions
13.-22.12.2019 Uudet maan kuvat, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland

31.8.-15.9.2019 Raffia ja Smoothia Vantaan taiteilijaseura 25 vuotta, Galleria K, Vantaa. Finland

1.-31.7.2019 On Paper international printmaking contest shortlisted artists exhibition, Gallery Alfara Gráfica, Oviedo, Spain

12.5.-6.6.2018. Urbaani luonto, Napa Galleria, Rovaniemi, Finland

17.9–1.10.2017 Tämä Tapaus, Ateljee Tapaus, Helsinki, Finland

14.-26.9.2017 Ilo & Inspiraatio, Galleria CreatSpace, Helsinki, Finland

28.7. –31.8.2017 Dekkaritaidetta, Varkauden dekkarifestivaalit, Klubi, Varkaus, Finland

5.8. –31.8.2016 Reverie, Minna Ristolainen & Mirjami Wilke, Alppilan huone, Helsinki, Finland

18.5.–7.6.2015 Kukkia Kiseleffin talossa, Hei Helsinki galleria, Helsinki, Finland

31.10.–18.11.2003 Valve-uni valokuvanäyttely unettomuudesta Galleria 3H+K, Pori, Finland
16.5.–4.6.2002 Rajatut –valokuvia vieraudesta, Galleria 3H+K, Pori, Finland

Solo exhibitions
29.9. –24.10.2016 Varjoja ja paratiiseja, Roihuvuoren Rio, Helsinki

1.–21.10.2015 Ikkunagalleria hytti, Helsinki

5.2. –2.3.2013 Valittuja naisia, Kahvila Roi, Helsinki

Memberships

Vantaa professional artists association 2017–

Artist association Tapaus 2017–

Registered association for Finnish artisan entrepreneurs 2015 –

Grants

2016 Zachris Castrén foundation grant for studying art abroad