Kirsi Kuusisto

Email:kirsikuu()hotmail.com
City:Rauma
Country:Finland

kirsikuusisto.weebly.com

Education

Master of Arts, Visual artist, Univercity of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland

Solo Exhibitions

2016Hämeenlinna, Gallery Paperihuone (coming)
2015Solo Exhibition, 21.2.-12.3.2015, Gallery G12, Helsinki, Finland
2015Graphic Art from Forest, Stockholm, Sweden
2015Espoo, Jorvi hospital, University Hospital lobby
2014AVIS PACIS - Peace bird, Rauman Pyhän Ristin kirkko warehouse, solo exhibition in October 2014
2014Wildlife in the forest, City of Helsinki Cultural office Kanneltalo, Voilá
2013Art Graphic, Galleria Kapriisi, Tampere, Finland
2013Association of Finnish Printmakers, Artist of January 2013, Grafoteekki, Helsinki, Finland
2012Loodus kutsub/Luonto kutsuu, Tampere Maja, Tartu, Estonia

Exhibitions

2016Helsinki, Gallery Seinä, Finnish Art Association Gallery window, Pouta Group (December)
2015Italy, Schio, Palazzo Fogazzaro, Di Carta / Papermade, invited
2015Eurajoki, Vuojoki Manor Park, Environment Jewelery, organized by Vuojoki Foundation and the Promotion Centre of Art, Pori office
2015Uusikaupunki, Cultural Center Crusell, Rauma and Vaasa Printmakers
20147th Douro Biennial 2014, invited, Portugal
2014- 2016 Representation in Finnish Art Office, New York, USA
2014Artexpo New York 2014, USA
2014ALUE, Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma, Finland
2013Biennial of European and Latin American Contemporary Art, Osaka, Japan
2013Parallax Art Fair, London, United Kingdom
2013Global Print 2013 - International Printmaking Biennial of Douro, invited, Portugal
2013Artexpo New York 2013, USA
2012Contemporary Art Fair 2012, Carrousel du Louvre, Paris, France
2012Art Constructing Rauma, Rauma Art Museum, Finland
2012Graphic Art - Rauma Graphic Artists Association, Gallery Angelo, Pori, Finland
2012BLOMart, The Turku Fair and Congress Center, Finland
2012Rauma Forest Industry 100 years -Art Exhibition, Rauma Art Museum, Finland
2012Union of Finnish Art Associations, Etelä-Karjala Art Museum, Lappeenranta, Finland
2011Spiral, Union of Finnish Art Associations, Cultur Center Cruselli, Uusikaupunki, Finland
2011Chain of the Cities, Gallery Arka, Vilna, Lithuania
2010Miniprint Finland, International Print Triennial, Lahti Art Museum, Finland
2010Common Dimension, VicarART Gallery, Bryssel, Belgium
2009Chain of Seaside Towns, Gallery Uusikuva, Kotka, Finland
2009Gallery Gylich, Eurajoki, Finland
2008Four Dimensions, Union of Finnish Art Association's 70-years Art Exhibition, Voipaala Art Center, Finland

Graphic design & Illustration

Luonto kutsuu -Graphic Art Kirsi Kuusisto, book 2012 (96 pages) ISBN 978-952-93-1685-4
Rauma Graphic Artists, blogger and internet pages
Kohti omaa ilmaisua – Taidekasvatusta 30 vuotta Rauman kuvataidekoulussa, juhlanäyttelykirjan toimitus, kuvaus, graafinen suunnittelu ja taitto, 72 sivua, Painorauma Oy, 2011
Elämäni värit - kirjonnasta tilkkutöihin, Eeva Kuusiston näyttelykirjan kuvaus, kirjoitus ja taitto, 86 sivua, 2011

Art for sale

Rauma Graphic Artist Studio, Kuninkaankatu 44, Rauma, Finland

Works in collections

Jalmari Karhulan rahaston kokoelma 2012
Tampere Maja Association's Collection, Tartu, Estonia 2012
Rauma City: Unaja School, Syvärauma School, Lappi School
Calm, Year's proof 2008, Graphic Artists' Association of Rauma, Finland
Rauma Art Association
Rauma Art Museum
OP Bank Group of Satakunta
Kotka City, Finland
Alongside, 20 proofs for Graphic Artists' Association of Rauma Finland
Teresia ja Rafael Lönnströmin Säätiön taidekokoelma 2005

Publications

Luonto kutsuu -Taidegrafiikkaa Kirsi Kuusisto, book 2012 (96 pages) ISBN 978-952-93-1685-4

Art classes

Director of Rauma Art School for Children and Young , Finland

Memberships and Positions of Trust

Rauma Graphic Artists, Chair
The Association of Finnish Printmakers
Member of Satakunta Province’s Workgroup of Artists, Finland

Awards and grants

2012Art Council of Satakunta

Links

http://kirsikuusisto.weebly.com/
http://www.kuvataiteilijamatrikkeli.fi/en/artists/3257
raumantaidegraafikot.blogspot.fi