Hanna Kantokorpi

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HANNA KANTOKORPI
painter

Born 28.8.1963, Alavus

Parents: sculptor and painter Voitto Kantokorpi and painter Janne (Kaarina) Kantokorpi
Brother: Otso Kantokorpi
Husband: Pekka Ikonen
Children: Leila Kantokorpi ( 2001), Elna Kantokorpi (2003)

Techniques:
Oil pastel, ink

 

EDUCATION

1998- Aalto University (University of Industrial Arts, UIAH): Doctor of Arts
2008 University of Helsinki: Bachelor of Arts, theatre, literature, aesthetics, semiology
1992 University of Industrial Arts: Master of Arts
1982 Bacchalaureate, Alavus College

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2008 Galleria Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki
2002 Gallera Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki
1999 Tapanila Station, Helsinki
1995 Galleri Ida, Stockholm
1992, 97 Galleria Pelin
1991 University of Industrial Arts, Helsinki
1987 Kellari-Galleria, Helsinki

 

Group Exhibitions:

2008 Bothnian Graphics, Nelimarkka Museum, Alajärvi

 

Artists' Association of Finland:
1995, 1985 Seinäjoki
1991 Vaasa
1990 Pieksämäki
1988  50 Years, Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku
1986 Rauma

 

The Finnish Artists' Union,  Exhibition of Young Artists:

1995 1987, 1986 Helsinki Art Hall

 

Helsinki Artists' Association:

2001 Summer-Mix, Helsinki
2001 Summer-Mix, Galleria Katariina
1998 Summer Exhibition, Suomenlinna

 

Lahti Artists' Association:

1997  50 Years Jubileum, Lahti Art Hall

 

Atrists' association MUU:

1993 WOMEN LAUGH, Helsinki

 

Ostrobothnian Artists' Association:

2007, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1995, 1991, 1985 Seinäjoki
2006 60 Years Jubileum
2003 Pirkanpohja, Ähtäri
2001 Water, Colour, Paper, Nandor Mikola Museum, Vaasa
2000 Naantali
1994 Pietarsaari
1993  60 Years Jubileum, Helsinki Art Hall
1992 Ilmajoki
1991 Alavus
1990, 1988, 1986 Vaasa
1989 Tampere
1987 Jyväskylä

 

Ostrobothnian Young Artists:

1996 Pietarsaari
1994 Alavus
1991 Seinäjoki

 

Other Group Exhibitions:

2006 Osthrobottnian Art, Seinäjoki
1997 Galleria Pintura's Christmas
1992 ARTPORT International, Viitasaari
1989 ART- Ilmajoki
1989 SEXPO 20 Years, Old Studenthouse, Helsinki
1988 FLYING EROS Hyvinkää, Joensuu
1988 PICTURE HAPPENING, Tallinna, Tartto, Paide; Estonia
1988 PICTURE HAPPENING, Vaasa, Seinäjoki
1987, 1986 PLANT-group, Alavus

 

Guest Exhibitions:

2007 Female Summer, with Kyllikki Haavisto and Tuija Kotka-Ritavuori, Alavus
2007 ART-Ilmajoki, Artist Families, Alajärvi
2004Tikanoja Art Museum, Madonna and the Legends, Vaasa
2002 PLANT-group, Harri Äijälä in Memoriam, Nelimarkka Museum, Alajärvi
1998 Villa Sveden, Pietarsaari
1996 Dammen, Sulva
1995 ANNALES ARTIUM, Seinäjoki
1993 Kalevala and Memorandum, Kalevala Village, Kuhmo
1993 3WHOLEWOMEN, Nelimarkka Museum, Alajärvi

 

Grants:

2007, 2000 Finnish Cultural Foundation
2007, 1989,1987 Ostrobothnian Cultural Foundation
2004 Gunnar Järvimäki's Foundation

 

Travels:

Tallinna, Paris, Florence, Venice, Ravenna, Praha, Budapest, Stockholm, Malaga, Madrid, Barcelona, Ronda, New York, Washington, Moscow, Bruxelles, Amsterdam, London, Copenhagen, Berlin

 

Collections:

Alavus Town Collection, Finnish Post and Tele collection, Lahti Town Collection

 

Memberships:

2002 Finnish Painters' Union
1986 Ostrobothnian Artists' Association
1998-2006 Helsinki Artists' Association
1995-97 Lahti Artists' Association
1993-94 Artists' association MUU
1986-97 PLANT-group

 

Articles:

TAIDE 4/92; Ostrobothnian Artists' Assosiation, 60 Years Jubileum Print, Helsinki Art Hall 93; Ostrobotnian Artists' Association's 70 Years Jubileum Book.

 

Interests:

Epics, poetry, violin, viola