MARIKA VISKARI (26 July 1982)

EDUCATION

2019 -> Student: Master of Art. Satakunta University of Applied Sciences, Kankaanpää.

2010  Bachelor of Art and Design. Häme University of Applied Sciences, Degree Programme in Design, Hämeenlinna

2008  University Of The Arts London, Chelsea College of Art and Design. London. Exchange student

2004  Artisan. Vocational Qualification in Crafts and Design. Study programme in Textiles and Clothing Design and Production. Tavastia Education Consortium, Hämeenlinna

2002 – 2005 Vanajavesi Adult Education Centre, Hämeenlinna. Basic studies of Visual Arts

2001 Matriculation Examination. Mänttä High School (I got a stipend of the Visual Art)

  

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

2017 -> Visual Artist

2014 – 2017 Teacher of the arts and crafts in many plases, for example community colleges

2001 – 2002 Mäntän Kuvataideviikot, Mänttä. Assistant in Mänttä art festival and art museum

 

 MEMBERSHIPS and ASSOCIATIONS

Ornamo Art and Design Finland

Artists O

Modus ry (Pirkanmaa Design, Arts and Crafts Association)

Texo ry

Rajataide ry (Rajataide is a member of the Union of Finnsh art Associations)

Kuvasto

 

 SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Gallery Koskenjalka, Juupajoki, Finland. Siivet. 2019

Gallery Kohina, Joensuu, Finland. Siivissä voimaa. 2019

Coming: Vindängen, Espoo, Finland, 18.2-13.3.2020

Coming: Gallery Koppelo, Tampere, Finland, August 2020

 

 GROUP EXHIBITIONS and other actions

Coming: Pirkanmaa muotoilee VII, Finlayson, Tampere, (jury) March 2020

”Tuliaiset” Master of Art students group exhibition in school gallery, Kankaanpää, 2019

Pirkka Häme`s visual artist group exhibition, Tampere, 2019

Pirkka Häme`s visual artist group exhibition, Tampere, 2019

Group exhibition, Gallery Terra, Kangasala, 2018  

Designyear 2018 magazine / release (my painting: To the Moon and Back,)

 ”Blanco” Group exhibition, Design Forum Finland, Helsinki, 2009

 Chelsea College of Art and Design, group exhibition, schools gallery, London, 2008

 Vanajaveden opisto, group exhibition, Verkatehtas, Hämeenlinna, 2004

 

COMMISSIONED ARTWORKS / CUSTOM PAINTINGS

2019 Sanoin valolle, tulethan huomennakin (Company ownership: Helvar Oy Ab, Tampere, Finland)

2019 Four souls, one feeling (private ownership)

2019 Birds (private ownership)

2019 Roses (private ownership)

2019 Jänis ja Kani (private ownership)

Contact

  • Marika Viskari
  • +35845 118 2810
  • marika.viskari@gmail.com
  • Tykkitie 1, 36240 Kangasala (Finland)