Resume

Tina Jokitalo (b. 1972, Sweden)

Lives and works in Finland

 
Education
1999

 

M.A. degree in lighting design. Theatre Academy Helsinki, department of lighting and sound design (1993-99)
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Studies
2014-16

 

Study program on contemporary art at the Nordic Art School in Kokkola (Finland)
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2011-12

 
Specialization studies on photography - socially engaged projects and international networks, Tampere University of Applied Sciences in Finland,School of Art and Media (30 points)
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2008-10

 
Specialization studies on photography, Tampere University of Applied Sciences in Finland, School of Art and Media (60 points)
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2009

 
ART360. An art and co-operative network project for visual artists arranged by the art associations in Finland
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2007

 
A new way of approaching space in the theater - project. IADE - Institute for art, development and education, Art Universities of Finland
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Solo Exhibitions
 
20017

 
Fictive Reality - the landscape library of Kokkola (Finland)
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2013

 
Act of Impression - Runeberg Cottage, Haihara Art Center, Tampere (Finland)
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2012

 
Conundrum - Drifting Sweep - Gallery Kapriisi, Tampere (Finland)
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2010

 
Mitt i Siltä Mellan Väliltä (In Between) 3 series +1 video - Gallery Ronga, Tampere (Finland)
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2009

 
Exit Construction - Open-Air exhibition in the old library park during the international Tampere Theatre Festival, Tampere (Finland)
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Juried Exhibitions & Publications
 
2017

 
Feast on Art - festival / Rajatila association - Gallery Rajatila, Tampere (Finland)
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2015

 
Paths that Cross - Valsaamo, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki (Finland)
- curated by Berit Talpsepp - Jaanisoo, selected work: ‘The Core of Eden’ - video installation
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2014

 
Fashion & Body Presence - Videokanava, Paris (France) - curated by Laetitia Bech, selected work: ‘State of Mind’
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2013

 
The Story of the Creative - See Me exhibition, New York (USA)
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2012

 
Art Takes Times Square book - Fly away little bird’, selected for publication- by the Editorial Commite at Artist Wanted /See.Me (USA)
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2011

 
Camera Obscura vol. 4 / Journal of literature and photography (USA) - finalist of the publication competition - ‘Fly away little bird’
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2010

 
Family Affair 2 International ArtvideoKOELN & VideoChannel -curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne, selected work: ‘A Matter of Pride’ video (Germany)
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The Art of Photography Show - The Lyceum Theatre Gallery in San Diego, California (USA) -curated by Natasha Egan, selected work: ‘Focus (and aim)’.
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Illusion 2010 :The most interesting phenomen in the field of finnish scenographic work  -selected work: visual design for the production ‘Short Cuts’, Remenderin Talo, Helsinki (Finland)
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MediaPyhät event /Rajatila Association - Gallery Rajatila, Tampere (Finland)
-selected work: ‘A Matter of Pride’ video.
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Group & joint exhibitions (selected list)
 
2016

 
Bizarre - Graduation Show (NAS), Tobaksmagasinet, Jakobstad museum (Finland)
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2013

 
Print Fusion, Gallery TEN, Edinburgh (UK)
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Albumi - Drive In Art Community, Gallery Koppelo, Tampere (Finland)
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2012

 
Improvisaatio, Gallery Koppelo, Tampere (Finland)
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Art Takes Times Square - International Artist Wanted bilboard event, New York (USA)
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Siskot , Cultural Centre Jaatsi, Vammala (Finland)
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HaloGen, Generaattori, Pori (Finland)
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2011

 
Maaemon Huuto, Mediatori in Sanomatalo, Helsinki (Finland)
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Taivaan ja Maan välillä, Gallery Ronga, Tampere (Finland)
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Kynnys, Gallery Ronga, Tampere (Finland)
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2010

 
I love photography , TAMK, Tampere (Finland)
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2009

 
X2 , Gallery Ronga, Tampere (Finland)
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2008

 
Special Edition, Backlight/TR1, Tampere (Finland)
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Awards and Grants
 
2016

 
Finnish Cultural Foundation, Central Ostrobothnia Regional Fund
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2013

 
LICC - short list award: Professional photography, ‘Act of impression’- series (USA/UK)
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2013

 
Arts Council of Finland
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Art of Photography Show: Honorable Mention award - ‘Focus (and aim)’ (USA)
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2009

 
Konstsamfundet (The Art Foundation Association)
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Selected list of Visual Design - Theatre productions in Finland
 
2012

 
HYPATIA / The national Library of Finland - Set design, costume and video
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2007

 
SHORT CUTS / The local Theater of Tampere - Lighting design, video and set design
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2004

 
THE STORY OF PENTTI SAARIKOSKI  ́S YOUTH / Helsinki City Theatre- Lighting design, set design and video
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2003

 
SIMPATICO / The local Theater of Tampere - Lighting design, set design and video
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2002

 
LUMEN VALO / Tampere Biennale Music festival - Lighting design, set design and video
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2001

 
STADIN FRIIDU / Helsinki City Theatre- Lighting design, set design and video
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Memberships
 
2018 -

 
Puro Media & Art Co-operative Society
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2013 -

 
The Finnish Union of Artist Photographers
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2010-

 
Photographic Centre Nykyaika
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Works in collections
 
Ramboli Finland Oy
Kotipuu Oy LKV
Private collections in Finland, USA and UK

 
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