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Elisa Kaikkonen

born 1978 in Suomussalmi, lives and works in Turku, Finland

Education

2008 North Karelia University of Applied Sciences, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Joensuu
1999 Textile Artisan, School of Arts and Crafts, Oulu

Solo exhibitions

2016 Unpredictable, Gallery Paperihuone, Hämeenlinna
2016 Paintings, Arabianranta Library Gallery, Finnish Painters’ Union, Helsinki
2013 Galerie Monod, Paris
2013 Artist of the Month, Turku Artoteque
2013 Paintings, Gallery Rööperin Taidesalonki, Helsinki
2013 Paintings, Gallery Promenadi, Hyvinkää
2012 Paintings, Nina’s, Turku
2012 Paintings, Galerie Treffpunkt Kunst, Ottobrunn, München
2012 Paintings, Aura Gallery, Turku
2011 Dimensions, Poriginal Gallery, Pori
2010 Paintings, Galerie Arja Decker, Hohenbrunn, München
2010 Paintings, Gallery Rööperin Taidesalonki, Helsinki
2006 North Karelia University of Applied Sciences, Joensuu

Group exhibitions

2014 Elisa Kaikkonen and Anna Emilia Tolppi, Kustavin Kipinä, Kustavi
2013 Exhibition with Elisa Haaranen, Gallery Brinkkalan Outolintu, Turku
2011 50 x 50, Gallery Å, Turku
2011 Christmas exhibition, Gallery Rööperin Taidesalonki, Helsinki
2011 Paintings and sculptures, Seinäjoki Art Hall
2011 11 Artists, Gallery Uusikuva, Kotka
2010 Nordlichter, Lebensraum Kunst and Galerie Arja Decker, Hohenbrunn, München
2009 Gallery Just, Turku
2009 Turku Artists´ Association exhibition, Library of Raisio
2009 Maybe tomorrow, The Old Town Hall Gallery, Turku
2008 Gallery Just, Turku
2008 Taide Purkissa, Art Centre Ahjo, Joensuu
2008 North Karelia University of Applied Sciences, Joensuu
2008 Gallery Harha, Joensuu
2007 Projek-tori, Varkaus Art Museum
2007 Artpora 2007, Outokumpu Mine, Outokumpu
2007 Joensuu Science Park, Joensuu
2006 Pisara Gallery, Joensuu
2006 Joensuu Science Park, Joensuu
2005 North Karelia University of Applied Sciences, Joensuu
2005 Artpora 2005, Outokumpu Mine, Outokumpu
2005 North Karelia University of Applied Sciences, Joensuu
2004 Culture Center of Lieksa

Collective exhibitions

2016 Särö – Sprickan – Fracture, Nordic Art Association in Finland, Almintalo, Loviisa
2015 Länsituulta – Västlig Vind, The Artists´Association of Vaasa, Seinäjoki Art Hall
2013 Artexpo, New York
2012 Contemporary Art Fair, Carrousel du Louvre, Paris
2011 Punainen Täplä, The Turku Fair and Congress Center
2011- Finnish Painters’ Union, Art Trade, Cable Factory, Helsinki
2010 86th annual exhibition of Turku Artists´ Association, Turku
2008 84th annual exhibition of Turku Artists´ Association, Turku

Memberships

Finnish Painters´ Union (candidate member)
The Artists´ Association of Turku, Finland
Art Association Harha, Joensuu, Finland

Other activities

2010-2012 Board member of the Artists´ Association of Turku