KUVATAITEILIJAMATRIKKELI

P24
Compression / Tiivistys, 2017, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P3
Painting on a Hot Day I / Maalaus kuumana päivänä I, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 82 x 100 cm. Photo: Seppo Hinkula
P23
Boomtown Sunset, 2017, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P26
Wrong Dream / Väärä uni, 2009, acrylic and metal leaf on canvas, 100 x 82 cm
P18
Discussion / Keskustelu, 2013-2016, acrylic and tissue paper on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P13
Summerhike / Kesäretki, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P21
New Morning (August) / Uusi aamu (elokuu), 2016, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P22
New Morning (April) / Uusi aamu (huhtikuu), 2017, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P20
Grasp / Ote, 2016, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P19
Unfold / Avattu, 2016, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P25
Yard with Award / Palkintopiha, 2009, acrylic and oil colour on canvas, 100 x 120 cm
P17
Dream / Uni, 2016, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P16
To Orange / Kohti oranssia, 2016, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P15
Dunno (Much About the Blues), 2016, acrylic on canvas, 50 x 50 cm
P10
First Gifts / Ensimmäiset lahjat, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P11
Spoonlight / Lusikan valo, 2015, charcoal and acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P14
Hut in the Night / Yön maja, 2016, acrylic on canvas
P12
Spring, landscape / Kevät, maisema; 2015, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P9
Because of You / Vuokses sun, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
P8
Last Flower / Viimeinen kukka, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 120 100 cm
P7
Second Part / Kuunnelman toinen osa, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 65 x 50 cm
P2
Painting on a Hot Day II / Maalaus kuumana päivänä II, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 82 x 100 cm. Photo: Seppo Hinkula
P4
Signpainter’s Love / Kilpimaalarin rakkaus, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm. Photo: Seppo Hinkula
P30
Expedition / Retkikunta, 2009, acrylic on canvas, 50 x 82 cm
P5
Purple Floor / Violetti kerros, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm (?). Photo: Seppo Hinkula
P28
Mother’s Purple Sweater / Äidin violetti pusero, 2007-2009, acrylic on canvas, 50 x 65 cm
P6
Tableau / Kuvaelma, 2009, acrylic on canvas, 65 x 50 cm
P1
On the First Day / Ensimmäisenä päivänä, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 200 cm
OP20
Simulation for an other work / Mallinnus toista teosta varten, 2017, acrylic on paper
OP19
Painting / Maalaus, 2017, acrylic on paper, 30 x 42 cm
OP18
Painting / Maalaus, 2017, acrylic on paper, 30 x 42 cm
OP17
Paintings / Maalauksia, 2017, acrylic on paper. Installation for a Solo Show in ARTtila, Oulu, April 2017
OP16
Painting / Maalaus, 2017, acrylic and marker pen on paper, 42 x 30 cm
OP15
Dripping / Tihkuva, 2017, acrylic and marker pen on paper, 30 x 42 cm
OP14
Your Leaf Green Eyes / Sinun kanssasi, Lehtisilmä, 2016, acrylic on paper, rolled
OP13
”Lotte hat blaue Augen”, 2016, acrylic on paper, 42 x 30 cm
OP12
Series of small paintings on paper / Sarja pieniä maalauksia paperille
OP11
Little Joy / Pieni ilo, 2016, aquarelle on paper, 30 x 21 cm
OP10
Small Study (No-man’s-land) / Pieni tutkielma (Ei-kenenkään-maa), 2016, aquarelle on paper, 30 x 21 cm
OP9
Works in process / Teoksia vaiheessa, 2016, acrylic on paper
OP8
In the Evening Breeze and Golden Day / Illan tuulessa ja Kultainen päivä, 2016, acrylic on paper, à 60 x 42 cm
OP7
Flowers of the Night and Blue Moment / Yön kukat ja Sininen hetki, 2016, acrylic on paper, à 60 x 42 cm
OP6
Paintings for a Cellar / Maalauksia kellarille, 2016, acrylic on paper, à 150 x 150 cm
OP5
Painting for a Cellar II in the cellar / Maalaus kellarille II kellarissa, 2016
OP4
Corner I / Kulma I, 2015, acrylic on paper, 100 x 150 cm
OP3
Corner III / Kulma III, 2015, acrylic on paper, 100 x 150 cm
OP2
Corner III / Kulma III. Part of an installation in 1000 den vol. 2 exhibition in an empty potato hall at Tyrnävä, June 2015
OP1
Dwelling / Asumus, 2013, acrylic on paper, 21 x 30 cm
OW11
Ink Doll / Mustenukke, 2015. Recycled textiles, cotton thread, sesame seads, ink
OW10
Ink Coat / Mustetakki, 1998. Linen, cotton thread, ink
OW9
Bungee Group / Ryhmäbenji. As a part of an installation in 1000 den exhibition in an empty potato hall at Tyrnävä, 2014
OW8
Bungee Group/ Ryhmäbenji, 2011. Modelling paste, woollen thread
OW7
Colour Bowls Prosess / Värikulhoprosessi, 2011. Modelling paste, berry juice, tea, watercolour, time
OW6
Return of The Peacock / Riikinkukon paluu, 2003. Digital print in the greenhouse of Ainola Park, Oulu
OW5
Odd Bird’s Nest / Oudon linnun pesä, 2003, plaster. Detail of an installation in the greenhouse of Ainola Park, Oulu
OW4
Combing / Kampausta, 1996. Plastic combs, cotton thread
OW3
Ducks from the series The Hunting Theme / Sorsat sarjasta Metsästysteema, 1995. Ready-made objects, plaster bandage, paint, spoon, cord
OW2
Duck Coat from the series The Hunting Theme / Sorsatakki sarjasta Metsästysteema, 1995, collage
OW1
Period Pearls, part of a series / Periodihelmet, osa sarjasta, 1995. Paper mache balls, rubber band, acrylic colour

On Paper


Other Works


Exhibitions & Cv

P24
Compression / Tiivistys, 2017, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 100 cm
1

FIRST LIGHT
– Paintings after Winter

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The contact
– moments on no-man’s-land

New paintings. Wandering from late winter through spring and summer, ending up here.

As I started my journey I had a memory, which now I could call a map. It’s folded to the size of a small envelope, fragile when opened, red carbon paper full of small crosses. This paper, which I once found and which has intrigued me ever since, is my mother’s old embroidery pattern, a script for stitches. It has been an instrument of chores, and doesn’t really have anything to do with the world of art, but the tradition of craft and decoration. Being that, by accident, it is also a beautiful minimalistic drawing. [...]


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Tuntuma
– hetkiä ei-kenenkään-maalla

Uusia maalauksia. Vaellus kevättalvesta kevään ja kesän halki tähän.

Lähtiessäni matkaan minulla oli muistikuva, jota nyt jälkeenpäin voisin kutsua kartaksi. Se on pienen kirjekuoren kokoiseksi taiteltu, avattuna hauras, punainen kalkieeripaperi täynnä pieniä rasteja. Tuo kerran löytämäni ja siitä saakka minua kiehtonut paperiarkki on äidilleni joskus kuulunut kirjontamalli, ommelten käsikirjoitus. Se on ollut käytännön toimien välikappale, eikä oikeastaan liity lainkaan taiteen maailmaan, vaan käsityön ja koristelemisen perinteeseen. Samalla, vahingossa, se on myös hieno minimalistinen piirustus. [...]

Selected Solo Shows

2017 First Light, ARTtila, Oulu

2016 Contact – Tuntuma, Galleria kajaste, Oulu

2015 Galleria Luoto, Hailuoto

2013 Kemi Art Museum (together with Christelle Mas)

2010 Galleria Uusi Kipinä/Kenno, Lahti Galleria Katariina, Helsinki

2009 galleria napa, Rovaniemi

2007 Galleria 5, Oulu

2005 Galleria Jangva, Helsinki

2001 Galleria Jangva, Helsinki

Selected Group Shows

2017 Lapua Museum of Art

2016 K2 Plugged, Galleria 23 Heiskari, Liminka

2016 All in Valsa!, Galleria Värinä, Rovaniemi

2016 Works on Paper, Gallerija Dlul, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2015 Border, Galleria Pihatto, Lappeenranta

2015 Vilho Lampi Museum, Liminka

2015 1000 den vol. 2, contemporary art in an empty potato hall, Tyrnävä

2014 Galleria Uusi Kipinä, Lahti

2014 Hentunen, Kangas & Lamminen, Galleria Värinä, Rovaniemi

2014 1000 den, contemporary art in an empty potato hall, Tyrnävä

2014 Snowball Effect, 2nd Northern Finland Biennale, Rovaniemi Museum of Art

2011 Mail Art by Hildegard Project, Harakka, Helsinki (FI) and Former Iraqi Embassy, Berlin (DE)

2010 Deep Surface, Irvall, Kangas & Sunila, Galleri Kakelhallen, Mariehamn, Åland

2009 Recycling, Riihimäki Art Museum, Riihimäki

2009 Nature Morte, O. Jauhiainen Museum, Kiiminki

2009 Room for Five, Oulu, Finland (9 artists in an exhibition at a private home)

2008 Sillat – Broar – Bridges, the Exhibition of the International Artists´ Symposium arranged by the Finnish Painters´ Union, Turku

2006 Oulu Province Regional Exhibition, Oulu Museum of Art

2005 Colouring Book, Titanik Gallery, Turku and Cable Gallery, Helsinki

2002–2003 Oulu Province Regional Exhibition, Oulu Museum of Art / Kajaani Museum of Art

2000 The 105th Annual Exhibition of Finnish Artists, Kunsthalle, Helsinki

Contact

Leena Kangas

Visual Artist, Painter, Art Critic
Born 1963
Lives and works in Oulu, Finland
+358 44 560 0698
leenax.kangas (at) pp.inet.fi