CV



Leena Räsänen


born 1991 in Kuopio
lives and works in Helsinki 



EDUCATION 


Free Art School, Helsinki, 2011-2015
Ingman College of Crafts And Design, Toivala, visual artisan, 2007–2010


UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS


2017 Shanqyuan Art Museum, group exhibition of residency artists
2017 Gallery Ronga, Tampere, solo exhibition


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2016 Gallery Pleiku, Berlin
2016 Arabianrata Library / Painters' Union, Helsinki
2014  Gallery Vaaga, Helsinki

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2017 Stoas Gallery, cultural centre of Itäkeskus, Helsinki, group exhibition of Taidekortteli ry
2017 Jetty Barracks Gallery, Helsinki, together with Anni Terävä, Nana Rämö and Hector Köhler
2015  Noormarkku Clubs Veranda, Noormarkku, group exhibition 
2015  Suvilahti-Tiivistämö, Helsinki, Final Project Exhibition of Free Art School
2014  Torni Ateljee Bar, Helsinki, together with Matilda Rantala 
2014  Laakso hospital, Gallery Taidelaakso, Helsinki, together with Matilda Rantala and Iisa Maaranen
2014  Valkoinen Sali, Helsinki, group exhibition
2012  Gallery Stoa Maria Passoa, Helsinki, group exhibition 
2012-2015 Gallery Vaaga, Helsinki, many joint- and group exhibitions 

 

RESIDENCIES


2017 (upcoming) Shangyuan Art Museum residency, Beijing/China
2016 Gallery Pleiku, Berlin/Germany, exhibition and residency


GRANTS


2017 Arts Promotion Center Finland, Grant for mobility

 


MEMBERSHIPS


Finnish Painters’ Union, aspirant menber
Helsinki Artists' Association
Taidekortteli ry, member of a board



WORKS ON COLLECTIONS


Sokos Hotel Tornis collection
Private collection of Kirsi Gullicshen