Year of birth, 1950, Helsinki, Finland. I work as a teacher of drawing and painting at Aalto University School of Art and Design in Helsinki. I`m a painter and a portrait painter. My art considers the relationship between a human being and nature. I`m interested in classical and modern painting. I like the Italian Renaissance and Vermeer, Rembrandt, Repin, Turner, Zorn, Sargent and the Impressionists e.g.
. Exhibitions: Since 1970 c. 70 times in Finland and two times abroad. Private exhibitions: 30 times in Helsinki and elsewhere in Finland and twice in Stockholm. Scholarships:Several scholarships granted by the state and foundations in Finland. Prizes:II prize, The Painting Competition arranged by state -77, I prize, the Altar Painting of Pedersre church -91. etc. Public paintings: The Altar Painting of Pedersre church -91. Keskiviikkokerho portrait painting in Suomalainen klubi in Helsinki -86.etc.Several public portraits, for example at the University of Helsinki and the University Hospital of Helsinki. Membership: The Finnish Painters Union since -74. The Painters Union of Helsinki since -75.,…Read More
The School of Art and Design, -70--71, The Academy of Fine Arts of Finland, -71--73.