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Harri Henrik Piispanen
visual and performance artist
b. 1981 Helsinki

 

Education

2011 – 2014, Aalto University, School of Art, Design and Architecture, MA / Environmental Art
2006 – 2010, Häme University of Applied Sciences, Bachelor of Culture and Arts / Glass and Ceramics Design
2009, Sint-Lucas Visual Arts Ghent, Ceramic and Glass Art, exchange studies
2003 – 2005, Ikaalinen College of Crafts and Design (IKATA), Artisan / Glass Blowing
2000, Martinlaakso Upper Secondary School

 

Selected performance

2017, Kansallisromantikot Piispanen & Jaakkola, Angakoq III, Helsinki
2016, It’s a Job, Kehä – performance festival, Oulu
2016, Metallic Politics, 5000m2, Lappeenranta
2015, Mobilehome, Myyrmäki and Mäntyharju
2015, How to Make / How to Enjoy, performance for video, Mäntyharju
2014, It’s a Job, Lume-gallery, Helsinki
2014, Bodycount, Objekti, Espoo
2013, Contact, performance for video, Kilpisjärvi
2013, Identity Wanted: Turku, urban game / participatory performance, Olohuone 306,4 km2, Turku
2013, Walk for a Week, Antwerp, Belgium
2012, Identity Wanted: Lahti, urban game / participatory performance, Tori – Oon kaupungissa, Lahti
2012, Identity Wanted: Helsinki, urban game / participatory performance, Helsinki
2012, White cube, performance / intervention, Helsinki
2009, Final journey, Harri Piispanen, Ana Marta Huffstott and Elina Turunen, Gent, Belgium

 

Solo exhibitions

2013, Omakuvia?, Helsinki Comics Center
2014, Now. After., Media Centre Lume, Helsinki

 

Selected group exhibitions

2017, Cucumbers N Lubes, Studio 44, Stockholm
2017, Etätoivo, Mallusjoki
2016, Engendered, Studio 44, Stockholm
2016, 5000m2, Lappeenranta
2015, Koli Environmental Art Festival, Koli
2015, Masculinisation, Studio 44, Stockholm
2015, Art Centre Salmela, Mäntyharju
2015, Current State, Kaapelitehdas
2014, The Last Lingonberry – Viimeinen puolukka, Kivinokka
2014, Trip in the Bag, Galerie Toolbox, Berlin
2013, Erottaa +- us, The Glue Factory, Glasgow
2012, Tori – Oon kaupungissa 2012, Lahti
2012, Testaushalli – Laboratory, Espoo
2012, Finnish Glass Art 2005–2010, International Touring exhibition
2011, Lasikomppania, the Finnish Glass Museum, Riihimäki
2011, Tehtaan valot, Tapanila
2010, Entä sitten – Harri Piispanen and Marjo Kilgast Sorri, Lasipalatsi, Helsinki
2004, 2005, 2008, 2010, Lasifantasia, Iittala Glass Center, Iittala
2010, Suomen lasi elää 6, the Finnish Glass Museum, Riihimäki
2009, Point Final, Gent, Belgium
2009, Wetterhoff Blanco, Design Forum Finland, Helsinki
2008, Lasiesiintymiä, Tytyrin Mine Museum, Lohja
2007, Young Glass 2007, Glasmuseet Ebeltoft, Tanska
2007, Linnut ja muut eläimet, Nuutajärvi
2006, Nuutajärvi Hotshop, Gallery Norsu, Helsinki

 

Selected community art projects

2017, Tiiliteos, with Kirsi Kivivirta & Erja Mehto, Annantalo, Helsinki
2012, Mapping a Site: The Distance Between, Sarasota, Florida
2011, Muistojen kylä, communal sculpture, Lohja
2011, Rättisulkeiset, communal street art project, Lohja

 

Residency

2015, Salmelan taidekeskus, Mäntyharju

 

Memberships

2016 – , Muu Artist Association
2011 – , Ornamo, Artists O
2006 – 2011, Nuutajärvi Glass Co-Operative (Lasikomppania)
2005 – , Taidosto Co-Operative
1999 – , Lähiönäyttämö Community Theater

 

Links

 

finnishdesigners.fi

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