maria ylikoski

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

MARIA YLIKOSKI
born 1966

lives and works in Helsinki, Finland
maria(at)mariaylikoski.com
www.mariaylikoski.com

 

STUDIES

2008– Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, MA -studies in moving image /
Time and Space arts
1998 The School of Photography and Film at Göteborg University, Sweden, MA -studies in photography
1995 BA, Department of photography, Turku school of art and communication
1994 BA, Turku University

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011 Kaapeli Galleria, Helsinki
2008 Muu gallery, Helsinki
2006 Helsinki Kunsthalle studio
2005 Galleri Box, Gothenburg, Sweden
2003 Happily ever after, Kluuvi gallery, Helsinki
2000 Ideas of order, Muu gallery, Helsinki
1999 Jangva gallery, Helsinki (together with Juha Nenonen)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS / SCREENINGS

2010 Almost There, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis USA
2009 Parkingallery, Teheran, Iran
Galleria FAFA, Helsinki
2008 Cologne OFF IV
Galleria Kone, Hämeenlinna
Taiteilijat 2008, Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa
Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo, Norge
Printemps immediat, Paris
Art Fair, Muu gallery, Helsinki
Amos Andersson Art Museum, Helsinki
Ljungbergmuseet, Ljungby, Ruotsi
2007 Brewer J.C. Jacobsen’s Portrait Award, Fredriksborg Castle, Copenhagen, Denmark
Hafnarborg, Hafnarjordur, Iceland
2006 Winterland, The Fifth Finnish photography triennal, Salo Art Museum
Helsinki International, Korjaamo, Helsinki
2005 VAE9 International Media Art Festival, Lima, Peru (screening)
A Good Day Today, Ujazdowski Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsav, Poland Art fair Helsinki, Kaapelitehdas
A Good Day Today, Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland
Pro Arte, St Petersburg
Baltic Art Center, Visby
Muu 18v, Helsinki Kunsthalle
18th Stuttgarter filmwinter, Germany
2004 Kettupäivät, Helsinki
Measure of a man, Helsinki City Art Museum/ Tennis Palace Art Museum
View04, Helsinki
2003 Women2003, Copenhagen
View03, New Finnish video art, Muu gallery, Helsinki
2002 Photography and film in Sara Hildén Art Musem, Tampere
Family, Finnish museum of photography, Helsinki
View02, New Finnish video art on ATV and Kino K-13, Helsinki
2001 Rock the Campo, Finnish video art in Venice biennale
Art goes Kapakka, Helsinki
2000 Mercy, Helsinki Cathedral
1999 Samma motiv, Rantagalleria, Oulu
Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki
Peri Centre of Photography, Turku
1998 Whipped Cream, Rauma Art Museum
Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg, Sweden
Unge Kunstneres Samfund Gallery, Oslo
Fotografisk Konst, Södersjukhuset, Stockholm
Skilda Världar, Gallery 54, Göteborg,
Fem väskor, Gallery Gufot, Göteborg
1996 T.E.C.E. Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles
ArtGenda, Nikolaj -church, Copenhagen
Galleria Workshop, Helsinki
Post Fem, Post museum, Helsinki
Naisen nauru, Peri Centre of Photography, Turku
Cappanawalla, Galleria Zebra, Karjaa
Thunderbirds are gone!, Photography and dance installation, Turku School of Art and Communication
Thunderbirds are gone!, Pyhäsalmi Dance festival
Prime Time, Brinkkala, Turku

 

COMING EXHIBITIONS

2012 WAM, Turku

 

GRANTS

2011 Finnish Cultural Foundation
2010 Avek
2009 Arts Council of Finland
2007 Avek
2006 Arts Council of Finland
Arts Council of Finland, media grant
Visek
2005 Arts Council of Finland, travel grant
Arts Council of Finland
2004 Arts Council of Finland
Avek
Oscar Öflund’s foundation
2003 Visek
2002 Erna and Victor Hasselblad’s Foundation, Sweden
Finnish Culture foundation
2001 Nifca Artist recidency, Gothenburg, Sweden
Frame, Travel grant
1999 Helsinki town
Art Council of Uudenmaa County
Nordisk Konst och Konstindustri Kommittee
Letterdska Förening
Finnish-Swedish Culture foundation
Sleipnir
2007 Brewer J.C. Jacobsen’s Portrait Award
Alfred Kordelin’s Foundation
Nordisk Konst och Konstindustri Kommittee
1997 Art council of Turku and Pori County
Oscar Öflund’s Foundation

 

VIDEOS AND OTHER

2011 Det smakar lite konstigt, video
2008 Eungyung, video
2006 Tuula, video
2005 Through the Looking Glass, two channel video installation
Little Red Riding Hood, five channel video installation
Tie, video
Moon, video
2001 Smiling, video
1999 Blonde Men, video installation
1998 And no swinging!, video
2X, video installation
28. February, cd-rom
1995 Liivi-lehti, video
Boxing Helenat, video

 

RECIDENCIES

2006 Berlin
2005 New York
2004 Kökar skärgårdsatelje
2001 Nifca, Gothenburg, Sweden

 

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

State of Finland
Helsinki City Art Museum
Turku town
Private collections





 

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Suomenkielinen CV (PDF)