Senja Vellonen

SENJA VELLONEN


Born in 1954
senja.vellonen@lallukkasaatio.net
tel. +358405803477

ART STUDIES


Free Art School, Helsinki, Finland 1974-75
The Fine Arts Academy of Finland 1976-81

GROUP EXHIBITIONS IN FINLAND


2008 Splätsh, The Extentions of Watercolour, Amos Anderson Art Museum
2008 Courtyard, Lallukka Artists at Lapua, Lapua Art Museum
2004 Garden of Paradise, Helsinki Art Museum
2003 Summer, Kerava Museum of Art
2002 Suvi-Pinx, Sysmä
2001 Nordisk Akvarell, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Mikkeli Art Museum, Ostrobothnian Museum
1997 Kuitu - Fibre, Fiskars
1996 Enter, The Exhibition Hall of Helsinki
1993 Bell'arte, Turku
1993 Acquarelle, The Exhibition Hall of Helsinki
1992 Rajoilla, Helsinki
1991 Mältinranta Art Centre, Tampere
1990 3 x 4, The Exhibition Hall of Helsinki
1989 Art Expo, Forssa
1988 Artist’s Books, The Library of the University of Helsinki
1986 Gallery Pelin, Helsinki
1981 The Exhibition of the Society of Finnish Graphic Artists, Helsinki
1975 The Exhibition of Finnish Artists, 1980, 1990
1973 The Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, 1977, 1979

GROUP EXHIBITIONS IN OTHER COUNTRIES


2010 Institut finlandais, Pariisi
2008 Nieve y Sol, Lallukka artists at Chile, Museo de Arte contemporáro, Santiago de Chile
1999 Luleå Konstenshus (watercolour exhibition), Luleå, Sweden
1998 Arte in Transito (artist’s books), Roma, Italy
1998 Third International Watercolour Biénnal, Mexico
1998 Nordiska akvarell, Waldemarsudde, Ronneby kultursentrum, Rydahls museum, Sundwalls museum
1998 Paper + Finland = Art, New York, Chicago, San Diego (USA), Harrisburg, New Foundland, Ottawa, Toronto (Canada)
1992 Finnish graphics and art books, Dortmund, Düsseldorf, Germany
1988 Five young artists from Helsinki, Varsaw and Prague
1987 Cité Internationale des Arts, Pariisi
1982 Cité Internationale des Arts, Pariisi

PRIVATE EXHIBITIONS


2012 Gallery Harmaja, Oulu
2010 The Old Kappalainen House, Porvoo
2010 Gallery Ama, Helsinki
2008 Söderlångvik art gallery
2007 Villa Mac, Tampere
2006 Galleria G, Helsinki
2003 Nordens Hús, Reykjavik, Islanti
2003 Ketillhús Akureyri, Islanti
2002 tm-gallery, Helsinki
2001 Gallery Ama, Turku
1999 Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki
1998 Gallery Johan S, Helsinki
1994 tm-gallery, Helsinki
1992 Gallery of the Association of Finnish Printmakers, Helsinki
1991 Gallery Johan S, Porvoo
1989 Gallery Sculptor, Helsinki
1987 The Finnish Painters’ Union Gallery, Helsinki
1985 Gallery Duetto, Helsinki
1983 Gallery Duetto, Helsinki

PAINTINGS IN COLLECTIONS


Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki
Biblioteca Nazionale di Firenze, Italy
Consulate of Finland, St. Petersburg, Russia
Ensto Finland
The Finnish State Collection
Helsinki Art Museum
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki
Kuopio Art Museum
Mikkeli Art Museum
Nordiska Akvarellmuseet, Sweden
OKO art foundation
Parliament Collection, Helsinki
Pohjola Insurance Company Saastamoinen foundation / EMMA
Savonlinna State
SPR Collection
Swanljung collection
Tjörns kulturnämd, Sweden
Wihuri foundations / Rovaniemi Art museum

Private collections

AWARDS


2004 Stina Krooks Stiftelse, Helsinki
1997 Nordic Watercolour Society, Stockholm, Sweden

STIPENDIUMS


State one year art award, 1986
State three years art award, 1988, 1998
State five years art award, 2001, 2006

TEACHING


University of Art and Design in Helsinki, 1990- SAFA art camp 1997-2006

MEMBERSHIPS


Finnish Painters´ Union (Taidemaalariliitto)
the Helsinki Artists’ Association (Helsingin taiteilijaseura)
NAUM-BOOK-ART

CV Suomeksi
PDF-muodossa

CV in English
as a PDF file

Senja Vellonen 2011