CV

Suvi Härkönen
b. 1982 in Mikkeli, Finland
Living and working in Porvoo, Finland


Education

2014    Master of Arts, Visual Culture, Aalto University
2011    BA in Fine Arts, Lahti Institute of Design and Fine Arts


Solo exhibitions

Upcoming: 
5 / 2022  Gallery Fikka, Porvoo Art Hall
8 / 2022  Gallery Katariina, Helsinki

2021  Depth, Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Lahti

2020  Need, Gallery Huuto, Helsinki
           Need, Cultural House Laikku, Studio, Tampere

2018   Dreams at the End of the Night, Porvoo Art Hall

2017   Let Them, Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki

2015   Robots Don't Dream, GalleriaKONE, Hämeenlinna
           Almost, MUU Cable, Helsinki

2014   When You Hear This Sound, Gallery Å, Turku
           Mechanical Waves, Galleri Konstepidemin, Gothenburg, Sweden

2013   Horizontal Relations, Gallery Mältinranta, Studio, Tampere
           Invisible Collisions, Poriginal gallery, Pori

2012   Mieliasioita, Gallery 3h+k, Pori

2010   Coin Mandala, performance, Ljubljana, Slovenia
           Paintings and Sculptures, Vapari6-gallery, Lahti

2007   Banished from the Wonderland, Villan Voimala, Hyvinkää


Group exhibitions

2021  PTS Goes Porvoo Triennial, Näsi Mansion, Porvoo
2020  Artists at Art Factory, Kulma, Porvoo Art Hall, Porvoo
2017   Käännekohta, Gallery Sculptor, Helsinki

2016   Kohta on se aika, Ars Auttoinen, Padasjoki
           Pori Biennaali 2016 – Saatanan kesänäyttely, Pori

2015   Pori World Expo, Pori (Sculptural pavilion for the exhibition, a public commision piece)

2014   Space Invaders II, Autotalo, Pori

2012   To Draw, Generator Gallery, Pori
           Palas Art Path, Hyvinkää

2011   Happy Days, Thesis exhibition of Lahti Institute of Fine Arts, Art Museum of Lahti

2010   10 year anniversary exhibition of Hyria Art School, Promenadigalleria, Hyvinkää

2009   S. Alanissi, S. Härkönen, V. Kanerva, J. Salonen, Promenadigalleria, Hyvinkää

2008   Contact, Mikkeli-sali, Mikkeli city library

2007   Acid and turpentine, Final exhibition of Hyvinkää Art School, Postitalo, Hyvinkää

Other projects

2018   Robots Don't Dream dance performance, Jyväskylän kesä festival, Juomatehdas, Jyväskylä. 
A collaboration with Ismo Dance Company and dancer Tanja Illukka. The performance is based on and set in my installation Robots Don't Dream (2015)

2017   Portrait of the President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö, made together with 100 artists. The Collection of Prime Minister's Office

2017   Robots Don't Dream dance performance, Museum of Technology, Helsinki. 
A collaboration with Ismo Dance Company and dancer Tanja Illukka. The performance is based on and set in my installation Robots Don't Dream (2015)

Memberships

Suomen Kuvanveistäjäliitto - The Association of Finnish Sculptors
Porvoo Artists' Association

Confidential posts

2019-2021   Member of Gallery Committee, Gallery Fikka
2018-2019   Board member, Porvoo Artists' Association

Grants

2020   Svenska kulturfonden, Working grant
           Arts Promotion Center, Project grant

2019   Svenska kulturfonden, Working grant
           Arts Promotion Center, Working & project grant

2017   Arts Promotion Center, Project grant
           The Paulo Foundation, Working grant

2016   Alfred Kordelin Foundation, Working & project grant
           Arts Promotion Center, Public display grant

2015   Finnish Art Society, The Young Artist Grant
           Arts Promotion Center, Uusimaa region, Working grant
           Arts Promotion Center, Project grant

2014   Arts Promotion Center, Travel grant

2013   Arts Promotion Center, Satakunta region, Project grant