tyohuoneselfie.jpgMARI ISOTALO

(Mari Holopainen)

visual artist, painter

 

Born 1973 in Kouvola, Finland
Lives and works in Hämeenlinna, Finland

 

EDUCATION

2016 The Mentor Training of the Experiential Colour Workshop for Babies
2002
Visual Artist, Satakunta Polytechnic, Fine Art Kankaanpää
1996 Clothing Artisan, Institute of Arts and Crafts, Heinola

 

UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

2018 Solo Exhibition, Gallery KONE, Hämeenlinna, Finland

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2011
Local - Global, Bryssel
2009 II Festival de Arte Finlândia/Portugal - II Finland/Portugal Art Festival, Galéria do Palacio, Porto, Portugal
2008 Dialog, Group Exhibition of Hämeenlinna & Celle Artists´Association, Celle Gothische Halle, Germany
2008 Group Exhibition of Hämeenlinna & Tavistock Artists´Association, Wharf Gallery, Tavistock, England
2005 Florence International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Italy
2002 Group Exhibition "The Burning North - Le Nord Brulant", Macon, France

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS IN FINLAND

2018
20th Anniversary Exhibition of European Cultural Association, Espoo Cultural Centre
2017 Group Exhinition Happiness, Union of Finnish Art Associations, Lapua Art Museum
2015
Due to Sound, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
2012
Kerrostumia, Häme Castle and Hämeenlinna City Library
2011
Nyt2011 - Together, Raisio Museum 
2011 Summer Exhibition of Hämeenlinna Artists´Association, Hattula
2011 Group Exhibition Kontakti, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
(Mari Isotalo, Satu Kiuru, Salla Laurinolli, Samuli Laurinolli, Antti Oikarinen, Pilvi Ojala, Vilja Tamminen, Mirva Valvanto)
2010 Yhtymäkohtia, Webgallery Palsa
2010 Haihara 10, Haihara Art Centre, Tampere
2010 H2O10 - Regional Exhibition of Häme, Taidepanimo, Lahti
2010 Group Exhibition Min Kouvola, Kouvola Art Museum
2010 Annual Exhibition of the Hämeenlinna Artists´Association, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
2009 Summer Exhibition, Art Centre Hovinkartano, Hauho
2009 Annual Exhibition of the Hämeenlinna Artists´Association, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
2008 Group Exhibition of Hämeenlinna Artist´s Association and Hämeenlinna Camera Club, Hämeenlinna City Library
2008 Summer Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, Art Centre Voipaala, Sääksmäki 
2008 Annual Exhibition of the Hämeenlinna Artists´ Association, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
2008 Exhibition of Young Artists of Häme Region, Arx Gallery, Hämeenlinna
2007 Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations, K.H. Renlund Art Museum, Kokkola
2007 Annual Exhibition of the Hämeenlinna Artists´ Association, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
2006 Osa suurta verkkoa, Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma
2004 Annual Exhibition of the Hämeenlinna Artists´ Association, Art Centre Hovinkartano, Hauho
2004 Summer Exhibition Ars Jok´vars, Jämsä
2004 Group Exhibition Kymmenen väriä, Art Gallery Paperihuone, Hämeenlinna
2003 Exhibition of Young Artists of the Häme Region, The Culture Centre of Hämeenlinna
2002 Group Exhibition Talvisalonki, Gallery 3H+K, Pori
2002 Annual Exhibition of the Hämeenlinna Artists´ Association, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
2002 Open Exhibition for Artists in Satakunta Region, Portait Gallery, Pori
2002 Group Exhibition Pohjoinen Polte, Portait Gallery, Pori
2000 Group Exhibition Naarauksia, Art Gallery Regina, Turku
2000 Exhibition of Young Artists of Häme Region, The Culture Centre of Hämeenlinna
1999 Group Exhibition Motley Group, Art Gallery Tähtikirkas Yö, Jyväskylä

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2017 Café Laurell, Hämeenlinna
2013
Gallery Kapriisi, Tampere, Finland
2012
The Hall Gallery of the Forssa Museum, Forssa, Finland
2010 Old Town Hall Gallery, Museum Centre of Turku, Finland
2010 Poriginal Gallery, Pori, Finland
2009 City Library and Café Laurell, Hämeenlinna, Finland
2009 Art Gallery Ripustus, Hämeenlinna, Finland
2008 Taidepanimo, Lahti, Finland
2007 Art Gallery Artisin, Jyväskylä, Finland
2007 Art Gallery Regina, Turku, Finland
2006 Seinäjoki Art Hall, Finland
2005 Makasiinigalleria, Alajärvi, Finland
2004 Art Centre Ahjo, Joensuu, Finland
2004 Hämeenlinna Technology Centre, Finland
2004 Art Gallery Ripustus, Hämeenlinna, Finland

 

GRANTS

2017 Häme Regional Fund
2017
People´s Cultural Foundation
2013
People´s Cultural Foundation
2011
Häme Regional Fund
2010 The Arts Council of Häme
2010 People´s Cultural Foundation
2009 The Arts Council of Häme
2009 City of Hämeenlinna
2007 Häme Regional Fund
2007 City of Hämeenlinna
2006 Art Association of Hämeenlinna
2004 Häme Regional Fund

RESIDENCES

2017 Marbella, Spain
2001
Alora, Spain

COLLECTIONS

Kanta-Häme Central Hospital
Pohjantähti Mutual Insurance Company
Private collections in Finland and abroad

 

MEMBERSHIPS

Finnish Painters´ Union
Ars-Häme (Regional Association of Professional Artists)
Hämeenlinna Artists´ Association
The European Cultural Association of Finland
Kuvasto ry