CV

Education
PhD of Arts, University of Lapland, ongoing
Master of Arts (Applied Art), University of Lapland, 2012
Bachelor of Art (Industrial Design), University of Lapland, 2011
Composer, Conservatory of Oulu, 2009

Other studies
Pedagogical Studies for Teachers (60 ECTS cr.), University of Lapland, 2015

Currenlty working
Dissertation Researcher, Doctoral program, University of Lapland
Scholarship artist, 1-year-scholar 2022, Taike Finland
Senior Lecturer in Music Theory and Composition in Oulu University of Applied Sciences, Oulu, Finland

Premieres (musical compositions)
2022 Seven Last Words of Jesus for Voxal Sextet
2022 KURU – Tribute to Silence for Contemporary Tentet (cl., a-sax., bsn., tpt., trbn., b-trbn., 2 perc., vln., DB)
2021 Helix Nebula for Mixed Chorus
2021 Weight of Silence for Contemporay Nonet (fl., cl., hrn. in F., vln. I, vln. II, vla, vlc, pno, perc.)
2019 Hysteria for String Quartet and video projection
2018 Tapa minut ennen aamua – Kill Me Before Dawn for Violoncello and Percussion
2018 Fimbulvetur for Contemporary Septet (fl., cl., trbn., perc., pno., vln., vIc.)
2010 Otava for Euphonium Solo
2010 Am I Still Here? for String Quartet
2009 January 3 for Guitar Solo

Premiers (short movies)
2019 I Dreamed a Dream, TAFF – Turku Animated Film Festival, Turku Finland

Residencies
2020 Hanns Eisler Composer Residency, Leipzig, Germany
2012 VICC – Visby International Center for Composers, Visby, Sweden
2007 Lapland Arts Council’s Artist in Recidence, Berlin, Germany

Art exhibitions (solo and duo exhibitions)
2019 Kempele Stories, Art Linnakallio Goes Baana, Kempele Finland
2019 Ne tulivat läpi seinistä – Artist of the month, Korundi/Rovaniemi Art Museum, Rovaniemi Finland
2019 What They Say, Arctic Art Summit, University of Lapland, Rovaniemi Finland
2019 What They Say, exhibition with Simi Susanna Ruotsalainen, Mustanapa/Napa Gallery, Rovaniemi Finland
2017 Suomi100 exhibition, Napa Gallery, Rovaniemi Finland
2017 Death and the Dancing Bear, 5 short animation movies, Studio Mustanapa, Rovaniemi Finland
2016 Kahdeksan – Gávcci, City-Sámi exhibition area, Helsinki Finland
2016 Untitled. Art installation, BLOOM! Hotel, Brussels Belgium
2016 Kahdeksan, City-Sami exhibition area, Helsinki Finland
2015 Relate North exhibition, Kimura Gallery, Alaska US
2015 HEATWAVE exhibition with Susanna Ruotsalainen, Rovaniemi City Hall Finland
2015 Uneksin, video exhibition, Studio Mustanapa/Napa Gallery, Rovaniemi Finland
2015 Artist of the Month, Korundi/Rovaniemi Art Museum, Rovaniemi Finland
2012 Pisto, Kajo Gallery, Rovaniemi Finland

Art exhibitions (group exhibitions)
2019 In the very act, Arktikum, Rovaniemi, Finland
2015 Avaus – Opening, Kemi Art Museum, Kemi, Finland
2013 Napapaita, Valo Gallery, Rovaniemi Finland
2012 Catch and Forcefully Hold, Contemporary Urban Space, Rovaniemi, Finland
2011 RAFLOSTi, Media Art Exhibition, Reykjavik, Iceland
2009 llé de Batz – international art course exhibition, Quimper, France
2004 Biennale Internationale Design, Saint Étienne, France

Prizes and nominations
2022 1-year Artistic Scholar, Taike Finland
2021 Scholar, OKKA-foundation, Finland
2019 Festival Composer in Open Circuit Festival of Experimental Music (Liverpool, UK)
2018 Herbert prize for composing TPlCC2018, first prize (l)
2018 Festival Composer in Mise-En Festival (New York, USA)
2011 Lieksa Brass International Composing Competition, second prize (Il)

Public artwork
2019 Kempele Stories, outdoor wall mural and sound art piece, Kempele, Finland
2019 What They Say, media art installation, Jenny ja Antti Wihurin rahaston kokoelma, Rovaniemen taidemuseo
2019 One for Sorrow RE-mix, BLOOM! Hotel, Brussels Belgium
2009 One for Sorrow. Fresco Painting. BLOOM! Hotel, Brussels Belgium
2012 SNow. Art relief, painted wood. Hotel SantaSport, Rovaniemi Finland

Seminar speaker, guest lecturer
2019 Art Linnakallio goes Baana Art symposium, ”Yhteisötaiteeen menetelmät julkisen taiteen prosesseissa”, Kempele, Finland
2019 Arctic Art Summit, ”Performing Arts in Arctic” panel, University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Finland
2019 Open circuit festival seminar, ”Media arts and experimenting with technology”, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
2016 Art seminar, Hotel BLOOM! international art event, artist talk, Brussels, Belgium