Curriculum Vitae

CV Sirpa Häkli 2017 English (pdf)

SIRPA HÄKLI

PAINTER, VISUAL ARTIST

Address: Koskelantie 27 A 6, FI-00610 Helsinki, Finland
E-mail: forename.surname[at]welho.com
Web page: www.sirpa.hakli.net

EDUCATION

2009 University of Helsinki, Finland, Master of Arts
1984–1986 Jan Matejko Academy of Fine Arts, Cracow, Poland, Postgraduate Studies
1984 Turku School of Fine Arts, Turku, Finland, Diploma in Visual Arts

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018-19 Upcoming: Gallery Napa, Rovaniemi
2016 (Mind) Space, Porvoo Art Hall, Art Factory, Porvoo
2015 Tabula Rasa - Paintings, Poriginal Gallery, Pori
2015 Obscure and Clear - Paintings, Gallery G, Helsinki

2014 Artist and the Aesthetics, Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Lahti
2013–2014 Explanations, Kouvola Art Museum Gallery, Kouvola
2013 Painter's Diary, Gallery Ville, Nurmijärvi Municipality Gallery
2011 Top 25 – Confessions and Other Paintings, Gallery tm, Helsinki
2011 Top 25 Turku, Gallery Berner, Turku
2011 Top 25 Kuopio, Gallery Carrée, Kuopio
2010 Light Therapy, Gallery Rikhard, Helsinki
2009 Updated Autoportrait, Malmitalo Gallery, Helsinki
2008 Questions of Matter, Gallery Pisto, Vantaa

2008 Metamorphosis, Arabianranta Library Gallery
1996 Gallery G, Helsinki
1993 Gallery Duetto, Helsinki
1993 Landscapes, Gallery Rantagalleria, Turku
1990 Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku
1989 Gallery Taidegraafikot, Helsinki
1988 Gallery Okra, Vantaa
1988 Gallery Artteli, Joensuu
1986 Gallery Joella, Turku
1986 Gallery Sciana Wschodnia, Warsaw, Poland
1986 Gallery Rysunku i Grafiki, Gdynie, Poland
1985 Gallery Maly Rynek, Cracow, Poland

SELECTED DUO EXHIBITIONS

2013 Sirpa Häkli & Carita Maury, Gallery Kakelhallen, Mariehamn, Åland
1996 Sirpa Häkli & Melek Mazici, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
1990 Jaana Hytönen & Sirpa Häkli, Gallery Uusikuva, Kotka
1989 Jaana Hytönen & Sirpa Häkli, Oulu Art Museum
1983 Sirpa Häkli & Ulla-Maija Kallinen, Gallery Naantalin Taidehuone, Naantali

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 In and Out; Marko Backman, Hasan Fuat Sari, Sirpa Häkli, Kati Immonen, Sirpa Särkijärvi, Gallery OnePoint, Turku
2013
Drift – Ajelehtia – Drift; Sirpa Häkli, Duncan Butt Juvonen, Carita Maury,

Panu Ollikainen, Gallery Uusikuva, Kotka
2013 Drift – Ajelehtia – Drift; Sirpa Häkli, Duncan Butt Juvonen, Carita Maury, Panu Ollikainen, Mältinranta Art Center Gallery, Tampere
2009 Visions Sirpa Häkli, Tiina Lamminen, Katariina Salmijärvi, Aino Ulmanen,
Gallery Vanha Raatihuone, Turku
2009 ViewsSirpa Häkli, Tiina Lamminen, Katariina Salmijärvi, Aino Ulmanen,

Gallery Järnatti, Järvenpää
1997 Studio Grafiris, Matinpalo Museum, Nastola
1996 Sirpa Häkli, Vappu Johansson, Taina Kokkonen, Gallery Joella, Turku
1994 Sirpa Häkli, Eeva-Liisa Isomaa, Melek Mazici, Ann Sundholm, Gallery Artina, Helsinki
1993 Monotype, Gallery G, Helsinki
1992 Sirpa Häkli, Kirsi Neuvonen, Tuomo Saali, Gallery Sirius, Jyväskylä
1992 Garner Tullis Master Class, Gallery of Jyväskylä Artists' Association
1988 Free Artists, Gallery Brinkkala, Turku
1985 Piet Clement Master Class, School of the Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki

SELECTED NATIONAL AND REGIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2017 Wiurila Summer, Wiurila Manor, Salo
2016 86th Annual Exhibition of the Viborg Artists' Association, Imatra Art Museum
2014 Vitas 85, Jubilee Exhibition of the Vyborg Artists' Association, Järvenpää Art Museum

2014 Printti, Small Print Exhibition, Nokia Art House
2013 Summer in Gumbostrand, Gallery Gumbostrand Konst & Form, Sibbo
2013 83rd Annual Exhibition of the Vyborg Artists' Association, Gallery Poriginal, Pori and Art Center Honkahovi, Kauko Sorjonen Foundation, Mänttä
2012 Studies on Transformation, Helene Schjerfbeck Jubilee Year Exhibition, Helsinki Artists Association and Ateneum Art Museum, Gallery Katariina, Helsinki
2008 New Art from Uusimaa, Gallery Artborg, Sipoo
2008 New Print, Gallery G, Helsinki

2007 QuartetHelsinki Artists' Association 40 Years, Gallery Vuotalo, Helsinki
2006 75 Printmakers75th Jubilee Exhibition of the Association of Finnish Printmakers,

Gallery G, Helsinki
2005–06 The Small g – National Miniprints, Finnish Printmaking 110 Years, Gallery Joella, Turku

2005 The Flower of Death – Finnish Printmaking 110 Years, Lahti Art Brewery
2004–05 66th Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Rovaniemi Art Museum
2001 The City Awakens, Vantaa Art Museum
1997–98 Helsinki Artists' Association 30 Years – Finnish Art, Artists' House, Stockholm, Sweden
1997 Opening Exhibition of Henna and Pertti Niemistö Contemporary Art Collection,
Hämeenlinna Art Museum
1997 Helsinki Artists' Association, 30th Jubilee Exhibition, Cable Factory, Puristamo, Helsinki,
1997 59th Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Hyvinkää Art Museum,
1995 Regional Exhibition of the Metropolitan Area and The Uusimaa County, Kerava Art Museum
1995 Miniprint Triennial, Gallery Marian portti, Lahti
1994 Suvi-Pinx 25th Jubilee Exhibition, Sysmä
1993 98th Annual Exhibition of Finnish Artists, Högfors Factory, Karkkila
1993 New Art from Uusimaa, Gallery Bremer, Karkkila
1992 Pro Graphica Triennial, Gallery Mino, Lohja
1992 Miniprint Triennial, Gallery Marian portti, Lahti
1992 Pictures on Cards, Gallery Rantagalleria, Turku
1990 The Print Event, Art Salon Bellarte, Turku
1989 Pro Graphica Triennial, Gallery Mino, Lohja,
1989 Salon Maila Talvio, Mansion of Vanha-Koskipää, Hartola
1989 94th Annual Exhibition of Finnish Artists, Kouvola Art Museum
1988 93rd Annual Exhibition of Finnish Artists, Helsinki Art Hall
1987 40th Exhibition of Young Artists, Helsinki Art Hall
1986 Turku Printmakers' Association, Hamina; Masku; Gallery Harmonia, Jyväskylä;
Gallery Joella, Turku
1985 38th Exhibition of Young Artists, Helsinki Art Hall
1984 State Exhibition, South Carelia Art Museum, Lappeenranta
1983 36th Exhibition of Young Artists, Helsinki Art Hall
1983 Regional Exhibition of Turku and Pori County, Åland Art Museum, Mariehamn
1983 45th Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Pori Art Museum
1983 10th Jubilee Exhibition of the Vantaan Artists' Association, Gallery Sculptor, Helsinki

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2009 Transitions – Siirtymiä – Förskjutningar - Átmenet, Gallery Padlás, Balatonalmádi, Hungary
2001–02 Nordic Aquarell, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki; Mikkeli Art Museum;
Pohjanmaa Museum, Vaasa
1997–99 International Print Triennial Cracow ´97, Contemporary Art Gallery Bunkier Sztuki, Cracow, Poland; Fair Center, Nurenberg, Germany; Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1997 International Mini Print Biennial, Cluj, Romania
1995 Biennial of Graphic Art, Nykobing-Falster, Denmark
1995 International Miniprint Triennial, Gallery Marian Portti, Lahti
1995 Open Call – One Day Artists Group Show, 450 Broadway Gallery, New York
1994 Qvinnlia Art, Lycksele, Sweden
1990 International Print Triennial, Vaasa Art Hall
1989 Exposition Barricade, Groupe Les Mercenarts, 27.06., Paris, France
1989 International Quadriennial the Small Graphic Forms, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia
1989 Exhibition the Small Graphic Forms, Museum of Education, Habana, Cuba
1987 Biennial the Small Graphic Forms, Lodz, Poland
1987 Salgotarjan Intersymposion, Nógrád Historical Museum, Salgótarján, Hungary
1987 Turku Printmakers' Association, Art Hall Kunsthaus Grenchen, Switzerland
1984 International Print Triennial, Vaasa Art Hall
1984 Aberdeen Youth Festival, Exhibition of Prints and Photos, Aberdeen, Scotland
1983 5th Polish-Finnish Maritime Print Exhibition, National Museum, Gdansk, Poland;
Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku

COLLECTIONS

Collections in Finland

National Gallery, State Art Collection
Parliament of Finland
Finnish Foreign Ministry
Alvar Aalto Museum, Print Collection, Jyväskylä
Hämeenlinna Art Museum
Keuruu Art Museum
Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa
Vantaa Art Museum
Wäinö Aaltonen Museum
Finnish Cultural Foundation
Henna and Pertti Niemistö Foundation, Collection of Contemporary Art
Miina Sillanpää Foundation
City of Salo Collection
Huhtamäki Ltd.; Itella Ltd.; Kemira Ltd.; Neste Oil Ltd.
Nordea Ltd.; Sampo Group; Sonera Ltd.; Tapiola Ltd.

Collections Abroad

Lyan Fonden, Lycksele, Sweden
Ministry of National Education, Poland
National Art Museum, Contemporary Graphic Fund, Cluj, Romania
National Museum, Gdansk, Poland
Nógrád Historical Museum, Salgótarján, Poland
Polish Bureau of Art Exhibitions, Lódz, Poland
Royal Museum, Frans Masereel Print Collection, Antwerpen, Belgium
Slovak National Gallery, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia

AWARDS, TITLES AND HONORABLE AWARDS

2016 Arts Promotion Center Finland, Residency Grant
2015 Arts Promotion Center Finland, Project Grant
2015 Arts Promotion Center, Arts Council of Uusimaa, Project Grant
2014 Vyborg Artists' Association, Honorary Award

2011 Arts Council of Finland, Project Grant
2011 Public Display Grant for Visual Artists
2002 Public Display Grant for Visual Artists
1997 Finnish Cultural Foundation
1995 Oskar Öflund Foundation
1995 Arts Council of Uusimaa
1995 Finnish Cultural Institute in New York
1994 Finnish Cultural Foundation
1994 Niilo Helander Foundation
1993 Finnish Academy of Arts
1991 Arts Council of Uusimaa
1990 Arts Council of Finland, Project Grant
1990 Finnish Cultural Foundation
1989 City of Vantaa 10 Years Jubilee Fund
1988 Uusimaa Cultural Foundation
1987 City of Vantaa 10 Years Jubilee Fund
1986 Leo and Regina Wainstein Foundation
1984–86 Polish Ministry of Education, Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies
1983 5th Polish-Finnish Maritime Print Competition, Honorary mention
1982 Turku Art Association, Study Award

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE AND SYMPOSIUMS

2016 Cité International des Arts Paris, France
2012 Åland Achipelago Artist-in-Residence, Kökar, Finland

2011 Casa de artistas finlandeses, Marbella, Spain
2009 10th International Artists' Symposium, Felsőörs, Hungary
1999 Finnish Cultural Institute in Athens, Greece
1996 Frans Masereel Print Center, Kasterlee, Belgium
1995 Finnish Cultural Institute in New York, United States
1991 Onni Oja Residence, Keuruu, Finland
1990 Cité International des Arts Paris, France
1987 Salgótarján Intersymposion, Mátra Almás, Hungary
1983 5th Polish-Finnish Artists' Symposium, Jastarnia, Poland

ART REPRESENTATIONS AND APPOINTMENTS

Finnish Painters' Union (Member)

2012–2015 Exhibitions Board
2009–2018 Representative Body, Copyright Association for Visual Artists Kuvasto ry.
2009–2010, 2016-2017 Representative Body, Artists' Association of Finland
2010, 2011, 2013 Membership Board, Chairperson in 2011

Helsinki Artists' Association (Member)

Vyborg Artists' Society (Member)

Nordic Arts Association in Finland

2016-2019 Board Member

Association of Finnish Printmakers (Member 1986–2008)

1997–1998 Exhibitions Board, Chairperson in 1998
1996–1997 Board Vice Member

Copyright Association for Visual Artsists Kuvasto ry. (Member / Client)

POSITIONS IN TEACHING FINE ARTS (selection)

2012–2013 Saimaa University of Applied Sciences / Fine Arts, Imatra, Guest Teacher
1993–1998, 2010– City of Helsinki, Adult Education Institute
2012 Free Art School, Helsinki, Guest Teacher
1997 Academy of Fine Arts, Printmaking Section, Helsinki, Guest Teacher