CURRICULUM

ANNA RIKKINEN
1976 Asikkala, Finland

EDUCATION
2004 Bachelor of Design, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Jewelry Department, NL
2002 Bachelor of Art, South Carelia Polytechnic, Jewellery and Stonework Design, FI

 

SOLO & DUO EXHIBITIONS
2010 Little Red House, HOP gallery, Tallinn, EST (with Nelli Tanner)
2009 A room for shadows – solo show, Gallery Caroline Van Hoek, Brussels, BE
2008 Little Red House (with Nelli Tanner), Gallery Pont & Plas, Gent, BE, Gallery Caroline Van Hoek, Brussels, BE, 84 GHz, Münich, DE
2008 Kattaus -solo, Taito Paukku, Lapua Art Museum, FI
2006 Of Red (with Helena Lehtinen), Taidepanimo, Hiivahuone, Lahti, FI
2006 Looks Can Kill, Blink Optician, Lahti, FI
2005 Proteesiryhmä (with Nelli Tanner) Myymälä2, Helsinki, FI
2002 Beautified, two-dimensional role outfits -solo, Gallery Luowa, Lappeenranta, FI

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS – selection
2015 Révélations, Grand Palais, Paris, FR
2015-2016 KORU5, Imatra Art Museum, Vaasa City Art Gallery, Kuopio Art Museum, FI
2015 Pirtti, LOKAL, Helsinki, FI
2015 Pinxinmäki summer exhibition, Sysmä, FI
2015 SUOMI KORU – Schmuck aus Finnland, Brigitte Berndt, Regensburg, DE
2014 Finns, Gallery Platina, Stockholm, SE
2014 Illuusio, Old Glass Factory, Riihimäki, FI
2014 WOOD, LOKAL, Helsinki, FI
2013 In Dialogue with the Baroque, Galerie Handwerk in the Neue Schloß Schleißheim, Munich, DE
2013-2015 From the Coolest Corner, NO, DK, FI, SE, DE
2012 KORU 4, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra, FI
2012 PYHÄNIEMI 2012, Hollola, FI
2012-2013 Water and Earth, Hanasaari, Helsinki, FI, Reykjavik, IS
2012 Ash and Diamonds, Lahti, Lappeenranta, FI, Stockholm, SE
2012 Designers street, Ars Häme, Lahti FI, Tallinn, EST
2011 REAL – new Finnish jewelry art and clothing design, Oulu Art Museum, Oulu, FI
2011 Between tradition and future, Ornamo, Cheongju International Craft Biennale, South-Korea
2011 Kaupunkipyhiinvaellus, Kirkkopäivät, Lahti, FI
2011 Ovi Rivoon, Ars Auttoinen, Auttoinen, FI
2011 FREES, A-galerii, Tallinn, EST
2010 ARTISTS 2010, Mältinranta, Tampere, FI
2010 ArtHelsinki, Korutaideyhdistys, Helsinki, FI
2010 InStock, Taiwan Designers week, Taipei City, Taiwan
2010 H2O10, Häme regional exhibition, Lahti, FI
2010 KORUT (with Nelli Tanner), Gallery Norsu, Helsinki, FI
2010 Handwerksmesse, Korutaideyhdistys, Munchen DE
2010 Gold, Gallery Caroline Van Hoek, Object Rotterdam, NL
2010 Now Here Finland (with Nelli Tanner) Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki, FI
2009 Cufflinks, Gallery Caroline Van Hoek, Brussels, BE
2009 Platina 10 years!, Gallery Platina, Stockholm, SE
2009 Art Helsinki, Korutaideyhdistys, Helsinki, FI
2009 Finnish jewellery 1600-2009, Design Museum, Helsinki, FI
2009 Koru3, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra, FIN
2009 Play! Salo Art Museum, Salo, FI (with Nelli Tanner)
2009 Op Voorraad, Inside Design Amsterdam, NL
2009 Auf Vorrat, Adlzreiterstasse 24, München, DE
2008 Winter (with Nelli Tanner), Gallery Platina, Stockholm, SE
2008 Art Helsinki -fair, Korutaideyhdistys, Helsinki, FI
2008 Rajoilla, Galleria 5, Oulu, FI
2008 Kokoelma, Korutaideyhdistys, Lahti Art Museum, FI
2008 Finnish bitches, Galerie Louise Smit, Amsterdam, NL
2008 Impulsen, Little Red House, Galerie Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam, NL
2008 Vesijärvi lake gallery, Lahti, FI
2008 Identity, Little Red House, Galerie für Schmuck, Bern, SUI
2008 Silver Schools – South Carelia Polytechnic, Galleria Legnica, POL
2007 Kontti’07, Korutaideyhdistys, Simonkatu 2, Helsinki, FI
2007 Gallery Poni, Taidekeskus Ihana, Heinola, FI
2007 16th International Silver Art Competition, Absolute Beauty, Galleria Legnica, PL
2007 Love Signs, Gallery Platina, Stockholm, SE
2007 Kontti, Korutaideyhdistys, Lappeenranta market place, FI
2005 Joieria Contemporania Finlandesa, FAD gallery, Barcelona, ES
2005 In-corporer, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nîmes, FR
2005 Long Strides in Tiny Shoes, Huis Rechts, Amsterdam, NL. Gallerie für Schmuck, Bern, CH
2004 Valkeus, Pro Puu Gallery, Lahti, FI
2004 Balztools, Friends of Carlotta, Zürich, CH
2004 International Graduation show, Gallery Marzee, Nijmegen NL
2004 Eindexamen Expositie, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL
2004 Kidutus – Torture, Gallery JohanS, Helsinki, Gallery Pihatto, Lappeenranta, FI
2003 KORU 1, South Karelia Museum, Lappeenranta, FI
2002 International graduation show, Gallery Marzee, Nijmegen NL

 

WORKS IN PUBLICATIONS
2015 KORU5, Korutaideyhdistys ry
2014 Itsenäisyyden ajan suomalainen koru, Tammi, FI
2013 S Moda, El Pais, SP
2013 Art Aurea, DE
2013 From the Coolest Corner – Nordic Jewellery, ARNOLDSCHE Art Publishers, NO 2012 KORU4, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, FI
2012 Ash and Diamonds, HUMAK, FI
2011 Taide&Design magazine, nr 6
2011 Cheongju International Craft Biennale
2010 PuoliSeitsemän –tv-program 3.9. FI
2010 Suomen kuvalehti, nr 3, 22/01/2010, FI
2010 TAIDE 6/09, FI
2009 KORU3, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, FI
2009 Weekend, 13/02/09, BE
2009 The Compendium Finale of Contemporary Jewellers 2008, Darling Publications, DE
2008 DAMn*19 magazine, BE
2008 Vesijärvi lake gallery, Pro Puu, FI
2008 Silver Schools, Galeria Sztuki w Legnicy, PL
2008 Weekend Knack nr. 13, BE
2007 Kontti ‘07, Korutaideyhdistys ry, FI
2007 Absolute Beauty, Galeria Sztuki w Legnicy, PL
2006 Kontti, Korutaideyhdistys ry, FI
2006 Imagining Ourselves, IMOW, USA
2005 KORU. Joieria Contemporania Finlandesa, ES / FI
2004 ITEMS magazine, november/december, NL
2004 International Graduation Show, Galerie Marzee,NL
2004 Put sticker ’title’ here, Gerrit Rietveld Academie,NL
2003 KORU 1, South Carelia Polytechnic, FI
2002 International Graduation Show, Galerie Marzee, NL

 

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS
Korutaideyhdistys collection, FI
Gallerie Marzee collection, NL

 

LECTURER
2013 Artist talk in From the Coolest Corner, Nasjonalmuseet, Oslo, NO
2012 KORU4 – seminar, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, Imatra, FI
2011 La Germinal, Barcelona
2009 Finnish jewellery 1600-2009, Design museum, Helsinki, FI
2008 Is past present – seminar, Lahti University of Applied Sciences, FI
2006 KORU2 – seminar, South Carelia Polytechnic, Lappeenranta, FI

 

WORKSHOPS & SEMINARS
2015 KORU5, Korutaideyhdistys ry
2013 From the Coolest Corner -seminar, Oslo, NO
2012 KORU4 – seminar, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, Imatra, FI
2010 3D-drawing, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, FI
2009 KORU3 -seminar, Imatra, FI
2009 Nordic Jewellery Yesterday and Today, Design museum, Helsinki
2009 Murtunut käyttötarkoitus workshop by Jukka Lehtinen, Lahti University of Applied Sciences, FI
2009 Thoughts and Objects on the move, Galleria Norsu & Arabia Art Department Society, Helsinki
2008 Is past present? -workshop by Gitte Nygaard, Lahti University of Applied Sciences FI
2006 Chroma, Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, EST
2006 Koru2, Lappeenranta, FIN (lecture with Nelli Tanner)
2005 IDentity, Konstfack, Stockholm, SE
2003 Koru1, Lappeenranta, FIN
2001 Nocturnus, Estonian Academy of Arts, Muhu, EST
2000 Hybrids workshop Esther Knobel, Midsummer Workshops, Lappeenranta, FI
1999 Jewelrymaker shaman? Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL

 

OTHER ART PROJECTS
Curator and project manager with Helena Lehtinen: Lahti Jewellery exhibition
2012 Shop windows, Lahti, FI
2013 Gallery 84 Ghz Munich, DE – Pont & Plas, Gent, BE

 

GRANTS
2015 Frame Visual Art Finland
2012 Arts Council of Finland, group exhibition
2012 Finnish Cultural Foundation regional fund, group exhibition
2012 Arts Council of Finland, group exhibition
2012 World Design Capital Helsinki, group exhibition
2011 Arts Council of Häme
2011 Arts Council of Finland
2010 Arts Council of Finland, group exhibition
2009 Arts Council of Häme
2009 National Council of Design
2008 Arts Council of Finland, group exhibition
2008 Arts Council of Finland, group exhibition
2008 Arts Council of Finland, group exhibition
2008 National Council of Design, group exhibition
2008 Embassy of Finland, Berlin, group exhibition
2007 Arts Council of Häme
2005 Finnish-Swedish Cultural Fund
2005 National Council of Design
2004 Arts council of South-East Finland, group exhibition
2004 Finnish Cultural Foundation regional fund
2002 Tellervo and Juuso Walden Fund
2002 Willian and Ester Otsakorpi Fund

 

MEMBERSHIPS AND POSITIONS
Finnish Designers Association Ornamo
Kuvasto ry, member of the board 2013-2014
Korutaideyhdistys ry, member of the board 2005-2008