Leena Vainio                                                                         

cv 2019

BA Fine Arts

Tampere, Finland 

lmvainio@gmail.com/ +358408618415

EDUCATION:
 

2019-          MA studies, Satakunta University of Applied Sciences ( SAMK ), Kankaanpää Art School 

2012-2016 BFA Satakunta University of Applied Sciences ( SAMK ), Kankaanpää Art School 

2006-2010 NoVa art studies for adults, the town of Nokia                                                                       

2001-2005 Pirkkala Art School

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS IN FINLAND:

2019 ONE ERA - HETKIEN KETJU, Gallery Koppelo, Tampere

2019 TUNTUMA (FEEL) Uusi Kipinä Gallery, Kulma, Lahti

2018 Milk & Honey Poriginal Gallery, Pori

2017 Katson valoon ( I look at Light ) Studio Mältinranta, Tampere

2017 Aino Kauranen & Leena Vainio, Galleria2, Pirkkala

2016 Särkyvää/Fragile Gallery Becker, Jyväskylä

2016 Paintings Gallery Varikko, Seinäjoki

2015 Särkyvää/Fragile Gallery Ronga, Tampere 

2014 Pink Punch Gallery Jänis, Turku

2013 Pink Punch Gallery Ronga, Tampere 

2012 Pink Punch Culture Centre Stoa, Helsinki 

2009 Facebook Culture House Telakka, Tampere 

2009 Sea in Me Kylmäpihlaja lighthouse, Rauma 

2009 Ceramic Chain Stich Library house, Rauma 

2007 Sea in Me Hatanpää Arboretum, Tampere

 

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS ABROAD: 

 

2012 32nd Mini Print International of Cadaques, Spain 

2012 The Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition(BIMPE),Vancouver, Canada 

2012 Lessedra 11th World Art Print Annual 2012, Sofia, Bulgaria 

2012 Rajaton / Limitless, Bremen, Saksa, Pirkkala Artists´ Association 

2010 Lessedra 9th World Art Print Annual Mini Print 2010, Sofia, Bulgaria 

2008 Jurmala, Latvia, Pirkkala Artists´ Association . 

 

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS IN FINLAND:

2019 Tuliaiset  group exhibition by Master students, Kankaanpää Art School Gallery

2019 Leikki (Play) National theme exhibition, Haihara Art Centre, Tampere

2019 Kevyt/Light Gallery Ruutikellari, Hamina

2019 Hiertäen, hangaten, Riihimäki Art Museum, Riihimäki. Finnish Wood cut Society

2018 Passio Gallery Ronga, Tampere

2018 Pistot ( Stitches ) Craft Museum of Finland, Jyväskylä

2018 Pistot ( Stitches ) CraftCorner, Helsinki

2017  Kimmo Pyykkö Art museum

2017 Arkki Voipaala Art Centre, Valkeakoski

2016 Särö-Sprickan-Fracture Alminsali, Loviisa, Nordic Art Association in Finland

2016 Fifth Element Mältinranta Art Centre, Tampere. Annual of Finnish Woodcut  Artist Society  

2015 Kankaanpää Art School Now! Kankaanpää Art School Gallery, Kankaanpää 

2014  Celebration Gallery Ronga, Tampere

2014  Forest Gallery Ronga, Tampere 

2013 6 aistia ( 6 Senses)  Voipaala Art Centre, Sääksmäki
2011 Saga – Story Rugs Galleri Campus Turku 

2011 Travellers Helena Perkiö & Leena Vainio, Metso, Tampere 

2010 Pirkanmaan kuva ( Picture of Pirkanmaa Region ) Voipaala Art Centre

2009 Home for Christmas, Rööperi Art Gallery, Helsinki 

2008 Haihara 08 Haihara Art Centre, Tampere ( within artist Tiina Lamminen´s group)

2007 Hovinkartano Art Centre, Hauho 

2006 Annual of the Artists ́ Association in Finland, Taidepanimo Gallery, Lahti

 

BAREN BAREN  

Helena Perkiö, Heidi Piippo, Maija Teppo & Leena Vainio

2019 Modificatio Abies vol #3 Vehkaniemi Manor

2018 Modificatio Abies vol #2 Luopioinen Art Summer 2018 Mikkolan Navetta, Aitat, Luopioinen

2017 Luopioinen Summer Art 2017, Mikkolan Navetta, Aitta, Luopioinen

2016 Luopioinen Summer Art 2016, Mikkolan Navetta, Jyvämakasiini, Luopioinen

2015 Art Majaalahti 2015, Kangasala

2014 Traces

     Vehkaniemi manor, Mänttä 

2013 Water

      Gylich Gallery, Eurajoki

      Jaatsi, Sastamala

      Terra, Kangasala
2011 Journey 

     Galleriy 2, Pirkkala 

     Haihara Art Centre, Tampere 

     Parkano City Hall, Parkano

BLOG+PHOTO+PICTURE

Heli Innala & Leena Vainio 

 

2014 Höyry Gallery, Korpilahti 

2013 Pihatto Gallery, Lappeenranta 

2012 Emil Gallery, studio, Tampere
          Uusi Kipinä Gallery, Lahti



OTHER PROJECTS:

 

2015 Fine Art Day exhibition, Seppä House, Rauma
2015 Microcosm Seppä House Rauma

2014 Umami Tehdas 108, Nokia/ Mänttä/Tampere, performance together with Sini Vainio 

2014 Nelospesä Happening and exhibition, Kankaanpää

2013 Tic! Turku Art  Academy, as a visual desingner of the dance   performance, chor. Sini Vainio

2011 Juror of the Annual Exhibition of Sastamala Artists ́Association, Jaatsi, Vammala
2010 Art Project; Artists at work, Galleria Ronga, Tampere 

2007 Organizer of a photography exhibition. photographer Pekka Pohjanvalta Rauma Art Museum 

2008,2007 Open Doors at Pyynikki Trikoo studios, Tampere

GRANTS:

2015 Arts Promotion Centre, Pirkanmaa grant for a group project and exhibition

2016 Satakunta Unversity of Applied Sciences meritious thesis, stipend


 


COLLECTIONS:
 

Parkano Municipality 

Pirkkala Municipality 

Private Collections

 


MEMBERSHIPS:

Finnish Painters´Union
Tampere Artists´ Association

Finnish Woodcut Artists Society

Avarataide ry. 

Baren Baren art group