PIA FEINIK

- M.A. Cultural policy, art history and heritology

- Professional visual artist (BA)

- Researcher and writer, lecturer and teacher.

Born 21.8.1978 in Jalasjärvi, Finland

Lives in Nokia and works in Siuro, Finland

@ pia.feinik (at) gmail.com

tel. +358 400 509 005


Memberships

Finnish Painters' Union

Finnish Printmakers Union

The Westermarck Society ry

Association of culture policy reachers

Tampere Artists' Association

Nokia visual artists Association

Kuvasto Association


Responsible position

Tampere Artists' Association - Vice-Chairman 2012-15

Nokia visual artists Association - Chairman 2013-15

Tampere Artists' Association - Member of board 2011-15

Tampere Artists' Association - Member of exhibition council 2010-14

Tampere Artists' Association - Member of the delegate 2009-2010

Tampere Artists' Association - Member of journalist council 2009 –>

Tampere Artists' Association - Member of monument exhibiton council 2010 –>

Finnish Watercolour Association – Member of the board 2010 -2011

Finnish Watercolour Association – Associations visual line designer 2010 - 2013


Education

2013 - 2014 Doctoral studies at Aalto university Helsinki, School of arts, design and architecture

2011 University of Jyväskylä, Master of arts, M.A.

-Arthistory and cultural politics, heritology

2005 Lahti, Institute of design, design pedagogy

2002 Kankaanpää, Fine art, Bachelor of Visual and Media Arts B.A. , Visual Artist

1998 Kauhajoki Artacademy, graphic design and fine art

1997 Savonlinna arthighschool, graphic design and architecture


Grants

2012 Artists`Association of Finland, residence scholarship

2011 Artists`Association of Finland, residence scholarship

2010 Alli and Allan Salo foundation scholarship

2010 Environmental art foundation scholarship

2009 Special prize, Lessedra world art print

2003 Satakunta Polytechnic stipend


One woman shows

2018 Nordic Art Gallery, Antibes, France

2018 Mehiläinen, Tampere

2018 Keskus Galleria, Tampere

2016 Keskus Galleria, Tampere

2014 Varikko Galleria, Seinäjoki

2014 Huittisten Wanha pappila, Huittinen

2013 Galleria G12, Kuopio, Finland

2013 Kaupungin virastotalo, Tampere, Finland

2012 Tampere Maja, Tartto, Eesti

2012 Taidetalo, Nokia, Finland

2012 Keskus Galleria, Tampere, Finland

2011 Gallery VicarART, Bryssel, Belgium

2010 Gallery Kapriisi, Tampere, Finland

2010 Keskus Galleria, Tampere, Finland

2009 Kaupungin virastotalo, Tampere, Finland

2009 Ellipsi, Tampere, Finland

2009 Ströget, Tampere, Finland

2009 TAYS, Tampere, Finland

2005 Gallery Gjutars, Vantaa, Finland

2005 Gallery Napa, Rovaniemi, Finland

2005 Gallery Becker, Jyväskylä, Finland

2005 Varikko Galleria, Seinäjoki, Finland

2003 Malkkimuseum, Tampere, Finland

2003 Gallery G, Helsinki, Finland

2003 Gallery Nyström, Tampere, Finland


Group exhibitions

2017 Kukkia ja mehiläisiä, Keskus Galleria, Tampere

2015 Pirkanmaan tirennaali, KOTI+TAIDE työryhmä

2015 Volume, Haiharan talli, Tampere

2015 Muuttuvia tekijöitä, Vuojoen kartano

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2013 Salon Taiteilijaseura, "Seuralaiset", 45 -vuotis juhlanäyttely

2013 4T -näyttely, Taideikkuna Tampere

2013 Galleria P, SKjL:n "Lainaa vain" kutsunäyttely, Pori

2013 VIP Centre, Helsinki-Vantaan Lentoasema

2013 Taidetalli, Kangasala, Finland

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2012 "Taiderapsodia" Galleria Fogga, Sastamalan Wanha Pappila

2012 Nokia taidetalo, Nokia, Finland

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2011 Haihara artcenter, summer exhibiton, Tampere, Finland

2011 Tampere artist`s association, Summer exhibition

2011 International Painting & Mixed Media project, Sofia, Bulgary

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2010 ”Israel inspiration”, Jugend cafe, Helsinki, Finland

2010 "Summertime", Akvart Galleria, Helsinki, Finland

2010 Prints for Peace, 2nd International Printmaking juried Exhibit, Mexico

2010 International mini print 30 Cadaqués, Spain

2010 Lessedra world art print annual, Sofia, Bulgary

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2009 5th International competition Ex Libris Biblioteca di Bodio Lomnago, Italy

2009 Yozo Hamaguchi 100th Anniversary International Print Competition, Japan

2009 Uusi lehti - Uutta taidegrafiikkaa, Galleria G, Helsinki, Finland

2009 Prints for Peace, 2nd International Printmaking juried Exhibit, Mexico

2009 Splitgraphic IV, International print exhibition, Croatia

2009 International print competition & exhibition Yozo Hamaguchi, Tokyo, Japan

2009 Guanlan International print Biennal, China

2009 Lessedra world art print annual, Sofia, Bulgary

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2008 Lessedra world art print annual, Sofia, Bulgary

2007 Mini print, Lahti, Finland

2006 "Tällinki", Patruunagalleria, Lapua, Finland

2000 "Naarauksia", gallery Regina, Turku, Finland

2000 Hellström family artists group exhibition, Arthall, Seinäjoki

1999 2G -graafikot, Postelli gallery, Kankaanpää, Finland


Environmental and community art projects

2012 "Vuosirenkaat", Taidepolku, Nokia

2011 ART goes PARK, city of Nokia

2011 Haihara summer exhibition "Metsästä", city of Tampere


Represented in collections

Private collections

State of Finland

Musee Hamaguchi Yozo, Yamasa Collection, Japan

Bodio Lomnago Library collection, Italy

AIE collection, Italy

Guanlan Museum, Shenzhen, China

Museum of Contemporary Graphic Art, Croatia

Lessedra Art Collection, Bulgaria

City of Tampere

City of Nokia

Jyväskylä artmuseum, Finland

Equestrian federation of Finland

Jewish community, Helsinki, Finland

Finnish kennel club

Finnish greyhound club

Regional council of south Ostrobothnia

Mannerheim league for child welfare

City of Kankaanpää, Finland

City of Ylöjärvi,Finland


Work

- Nokia city, artpainting project for secondary and high school students -11

- Nokia city, artpainting project for teenagers at community center -11

- Nokia city, environmental + community art project for city recidents -11

- Tampere University of Technology, guest critic for architecture students -11

- Pirkkala artschool, guest critic -11

- ART 360 -project, lecturer 08-

- ART 360 -project, researcher 08-09

- Tampere artist`s association, visiting artteacher 09-

- Tammer Vene Oy, Marketing manager 03-09

- Satakunta polytechnic, Fine art,Kankaanpää, visiting teacher in prinmaking 02-

- Hiekka Art museum, artlecturer 09-

- Hiekka artmuseum, assistent 08-09

- Tampere city, cultural endeavor, visiting artlecturer 02-

- Sara Hildén Academy, Tampere, artteacher 09-

- Assistent, printmaker for artist Marra lampi 09-

- Pori artschool, visiting teacher in printmaking 02-05

- Ylöjärvi city, Headteacher of childrens art school 02-06

- Nokia city, cultural endeavor, art teacher 02-


Residencies

2012 Grassina, Italy

2011 Grassina, Italy


Other actions

2017 Mikkelin asuntomessut, teoksia kolmessa kohteessa.

2012 -> Pop up Taide artprojects

2010 - 2015 Taidesuunnistus, Pirkanmaa

2011 - 2015 Taidemessut, Tampere

2013 - 2015 Habitare

2010 EMYA

2010 ART360 kuvataidepäivät Oulussa, puhujana

2010 Taidetori Kukkaisviikot, Tampere

2010 Keräilymessut, Tampere, näytteilleasettaja

2009 Taide- antiikki ja keräilymessut, Tampere, näytteilleasettaja