Born in 1983. Lives and works in Helsinki, Finland.

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Education
rn2012- DA Programme, Department of Media, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland
rn2006-2011 MA Programme for Photography, University of Art and Design Helsinki, Finland
rn2007-2008 Deparment of Imaging Arts and Photography, Musashino Art University, Tokyo, Japan
rn2003-2006 Bachelor of Arts, University of Art and Design Helsinki, Finland
rn1999-2002 Secondary School of Visual Arts, Helsinki, Finland

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Selected solo exhibitions
rn2017 Marble stairs, Pori Art Museum, Pori, FI
rn2016 Video works, Aalto University, Espoo, FI
rn2016 Roberto Pugliese, Titanik galleria, Turku, FI
rn2016 Possible object, Valokuvakeskus Peri, Turku, FI
rn2015 Possible objects, Gallery Huuto (Jätkäsaari) Helsinki, Finland
rn2013 Reconfigured image, Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland
rn2012 Notes from the mouth of shadows, Gallery Huuto (Viiskulma), Helsinki, Finland
rn2011 Video works, Next Level, Project Space, London, United Kingdom
rn2010 Everything is for a moment, Galleri Pang Pang, Stockholm, Sweden
rn2008 Fractured Sight, Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma, Finland
rn2008 Evanensence, art space kimura ASK?, Tokyo, Japan
rn2007 Haava/e, Huuto Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

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Selected group exhibitions
rn2014 Hetkinen, Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland
rn2013 Emerging II, Gallery Anhava, Helsinki, Finland
rn2013 Animal, Haiharan art center, Tampere, Suomi
rn2013 Materia, Harakka Island, Helsinki, Suomi
rn2012 Reality Bites, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
rn2012 Mutációk II – Moving Stills, Gallery 22, Budapest, Hungary
rn2012 Present remains, TR1 Taidehalli, Tampere, Finland
rn2012 Portal, B-galleria, Turku, Finland
rn2012 Aaargh – 10 years later, Makasiini L3, Helsinki, Suomi
rn2012 Mutations II, Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography Ljubljana, Slovenia
rn2012 Helsinki Photography Biennial: Urbaniet, Finnish Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
rn2012 Alice in Wonderland, ECCO, Cadiz, Spain
rn2011 Alice in Wonderland, Logomo, Turku, Finland
rn2009 Video Short List – The Dream Machine, MAC Niteroi in Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia
rn2009 Ecology of the Emotions, The XIV Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland
rn2008-2009 Mutations II, European Month of Photography:
rn- Berliinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
rn- Bast’Art, Bratislava, Slovakia
rn- Maison Européenne de la photo, Paris, France
rn- MUSA Museum Startgalerie Artothek, Vienna, Austria
rn- Musée d’art moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
rn- Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy
rn- House of Photography, Moscow, Russia
rn2008 Image and After, Nykytaiteen museo Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
rn2008 Rose Boreal, The Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
rn2008 Terminal, BankArt1929 Studio NYK, Yokohama, Japan
rn2007 Motifs – Finnish Photographic Art, Copper Smithy, Fiskars, Finland
rn2007 Grey Matters – Photography is Thinking, The Museum of Finnish Photography, Helsinki
rn2007 Urban Odyssey, The Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia
rn2006 Erozija – biennale of post-photography, Klaipeda, Lithuania
rn2006 Passing Energy, Eerikinkatu open-air gallery, Helsinki, Finland
rn2006 Remix – rethought, Copper Smithy, Fiskars, Finland
rn2005 4th Generation, PPS Galleri, Hamburg, Germany
rn2005 Finnish Versions, Centrum för Fotografi, Stockholm, Sweden

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Screenings/Artist talks
rn2014 Symposium: Translation as a Artistic Stragedy, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland
rn2014 Conferense: Helsinki Photo Media 2014 -conference, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland
rn2013 Artist talk: Suomen valokuvataiteen museo, Helsinki, Finland
rn2012 Conferense: Helsinki Photo Media 2012 -conference, Helsinki, Finland
rn2010 Artist talk: Photography Today and Tomorrow, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
rn2009 Screening: 27th Kasseler Documentary Film and Video Festival, Germany
rn2008 Screening: 17th Rencontres Internationales:
rn- Jeu de Paume, Paris, France
rn- Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
rn- Reina Sofia National Museum, Madrid, Spain
rn2008 Screening: Sao Paulo Biennial Video Lounge, Sao Paolo, Brazil
rn2007 Screening: 12th Biennal of Moving Image, Geneve, Switzerland
rn2007 Screening: International Festival of Multimedia Art ENTER 5, Lithuania
rn2007 Artist talk: Suomen valokuvataiteen museo, Helsinki, Finland
rn2006 Screening: Perfoming Places, Teatterikorkeakoulu, Helsinki, Finland

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Live performances
rn2013 Lá-Bas, Kunsthalle, Helsinki, Finland
rn2013 Alternative Audio Visual Event (AAVE) –festivaali, Helsinki, Finland
rn2013 Galleria Huuto, Helsinki, Finland
rn2012 Esityskomposti (Kiasma-teatteri), Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
rn2012 Senses of embodiment workshop, Aalto Media Factory, Helsinki, Finland
rn2012 Concept of performance, Lá-Bas biennale, Helsinki, Finland
rn2011 Baltic Circle, Helsinki, Finland
rn2009 Susi club, Helsinki, Finland
rn2009 Hippolyte, Valokuvataiteilijoiden liiton galleria, Helsinki, Finland
rn2008 Experimental evening, Kuvataideakatemia, Helsinki, Finland
rn2008 Alternative Party, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland
rn2008 BankArt1929, Yokohama, Japan
rn2008 Gallery Le Deco, Tokio, Japan
rn2007 Artland, Musashi-koganei, Tokio, Japan

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Bibliography
rn2014 Hetkinen (Catalogue), The XIV Mänttä Art Festival
rn2014 Senses of embodiment: Art, Technics, Media (ed. M. Elo & M. Luoto), Peter Lang
rn2012 Thinking Photography – Using Photography (ed. Jan-Erik Lundström & Liv Stoltz)
rn2009 Helsinki School vol. III, Hatje Cantz
rn2008 Mutations II, European Month of Photography Catalogue, "Presence of Crowd” (Leevi Haapala)
rn2007 Grey Matters – Aftercrop (Catalogue), Text by Researher DA Harri Laakso

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Works in public collections
rnMuseum of Contemporary Art Kiasma
rnFinnish State Collection
rnThe Finnish Museum of Photography

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