Bio & CV

Kaija Hinkula
b. 1984
Lives and works in Oulu, Finland

EDUCATION

2004–2008 South Carelia University of Applied Sciences, visual artist
2006 University of Granada, Fine Arts, Spain
2003–2004 Liminka Art School

UPCOMING

2018 K2 Unplugged, Oulu, Finland
2018 Koti nimeltä Krimi, Art Center Krimi, Imatra, Finland

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Matter, Huuto Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2016 Indian Express, TM Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2015 Journey, Gallery Katariina, Helsinki, Finland
2014 The Butterfly Effect, Gallery Mältinranta, Studio, Tampere, Finland
2013 Serene, Gallery Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, Finland
2012 Motion Blue, Seinäjoki Art Hall, Studio, Seinäjoki, Finland
2008 Vyssotski, Amersfoort, Netherlands

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)

2017 Kyllä, Art Museum of Riihimäki
2017 Katajainen Kansa, Mäntyharju, Finland
2017 Decadence, Gallery Krimi, Finland
2016 ARS Kärsämäki, Finland
2016 Pohjaveed, Monumentaalgalerie, Tartu Kunstimaja, Tartto, Estonia
2016 Works on Paper, DLUL, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2016 5000m2, Lappeenranta, Finland
2015 Exhale, Galerie Pleiku, Berlin, Germany (Hinkula & Peräkylä)
2015 Matka, Art Museum of Imatra, Finland
2015 MAISEMA, SKJL, Cultural Center Poleeni, Pieksämäki, Finland
2014 The snowball Effect II, biennal of Northern Finland, Art Museum of Rovaniemi, Finland
2014 Growth, The Art Of Basware – competition for young artists, Music center, Helsinki, Finland
2014 Itää, Gallery Rantakasarmi, Helsinki, Finland
2013 Connections, The Art of Basware- competition for young artists, Helsinki Music Center, Helsinki, Finland
2013 ArSboretum13 – “Temporary happiness ja muita tarinoita”,Westers&Gallery Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Kemiö, Finland
2013 Inner Landscapes, OTS, Tartu Kunstimaja, Tartu, Estonia
2012 Second Ground, Loov Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia (Hinkula & Peräkylä)
2012 The Snowball Effect, Biennal of Northern Finland, Art Museum of Oulu, Finland
2012 Billnäs Young Artists, Billnäs. Finland
2011 Art Museum of O.Jauhiainen, Kiiminki, Finland
2010 Art Center Salmela, Mäntyharju, Finland
2010 Sinisten silmien takana II, Poriginal Gallery, Pori, Finland (Hinkula, Helenius)
2009 Riskiryhmä, The Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland
2008 Staalkaart, Amersfoort, Netherlands, Finland
2008 Riskiryhmä, Art Museum of Imatra, Imatra, Finland

RESIDENCIES

2016 Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
2013 Kemijärvi, Finland
2012 Kochi, India
2010 Art Center Salmela a Studio, Vyborg, Russia
2010 Fundacion Valparaiso, Spain
2009 Art Center Salmela
2008 Kunstenaarslogies, Amersfoort, Netherlands

WORK IN COLLECTIONS

The Collection of Finnish State Art Commision
HUS Art Collection
Art Museum of Oulu
Finnish Art Society, annual art lottery 2018
City of Amersfoort, Netherlands
SEK
Art Center Salmela
City of Mäntyharju
Osuuskauppa Suur-Savo
Vyborg´s artist Studio
Billnäs Ruukki
Helia Foundation
Saskiat Oulu

MEMBERSHIPS

Art Assosiation of Oulu
Finish painter`s union

POSITION OF TRUST

Chairman of Art assosiation of Oulu 2015–2016
Board of Art assosiation of Oulu 2010–2012
Vice-Chairman of Art assosiation of Oulu 2012

GRANTS / STIPENDS

Finnish Cultural Foundation
Arts Council of Finland
Art Council of Pohjois-Pohjanmaa & Kainuu
City of Oulu
Saskiat Oulu
Oulu Valistustalo
City of Imatra
Osuuskauppa Suur-Savo

CV in Finnish