CV

WORK EXPERIENCE


2018 – I founded my own studio and enterprice for a fulltime artistic work 

2018 – Valkeakoski opisto. Textile design teacher in Valkeakoski Community College

2014 – 2017 Teacher of the arts and crafts in many plases, for example community college Näpsä- Taito Pirkanmaa, Tampere

2009 – Nanso Group Oy, Hämeenlinna. Assistant

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

INTERNSHIPS

Internship: Finlayson, Nanso Group, Mäntän Kuvataideviikot, Stockmann, Taito Pirkanmaa, Fabrica, Sisustus Home

EDUCATION

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)

COURSES

2016- 2017  Entrepreneur training- and courses

Many other short courses of visual arts in community colleges. Visual merchandiser studies in Tredu 2014, Tampere

MEMBERSHIPS and ASSOCIATIONS

Ornamo Art and Design Finland

Modus ry (Pirkanmaa Design, Arts and Crafts Association)

Texo ry (Textile Artists)

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

Ornamo´s Finnish Designers- portfolio

Contact

  • Marika Viskari
  • +35845 118 2810
  • marika.viskari@gmail.com
  • Kansikantie 25, 36600 Pälkäne (Finland)