About

 

Johanna-Josefina Alanko is Finnish visual artist, based in Finland and Poland.
She has graduated 2018 from the School of Fine Arts in Kankaanpää and also studied architecture and design in Universidad Europea in Madrid, Spain 2016.


Alanko is known by her passion for different textures she combines in her painting.
Through dozens of layers she describes human and natures behaviour in our time – bringing the painting alive and inviting the viewer to experience her ways of making art.

Alanko’s works are part of many private and public collections in Finland and Poland.



CONTACT:
alanko.johanna@outlook.com
+358503422236
+48691551778

https://kuvataiteilijamatrikkeli.fi/taiteilija/alanko-johanna

CV

Johanna Alanko (b. Juuka, Finland )

alanko.johanna@outlook.com +358503422236 7 +48691551778

Education:
2014 – 2018 – (FIN) Kankaanpään taidekoulu / Fine artist BFA
2016 – (ES) Universidad Europea Madrid UEM / Architecture design (6 months)

Solo exhibitions :
2020 – (PL) Gallery Wiele Sztuki / Galeria Fontanna, Warsaw
2019 – (FIN) Gallery Jänis, Turku
2018 – (FIN) Gallery Bar N°9, Helsinki
2018 – (PL) Pop-Up Gallery Brukowa, Lodz
2018 – (FIN) Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Lahti
2018 – (PL) Yellow, Lodz
2018 – (PL) Gallery Lokal, Lodz
2017 – (FIN) Gallery Poriginal, Pori
2017 – (FIN) Gallery 3h+k, Pori
2017 – (FIN) Gallery Anna, Espoo
2017 – (PL) Niebostan, Lodz
2017 – (ES) THE HUG residence exhibition, Madrid
2017 – (ES) Gallery Quinta del soro, Madrid
2017 – (ES) Madrid langue centre, Madrid
2015 – (FIN) Galleria & Cafe DADA, Tampere
2015 – (FIN) Libary exhibiBon, Juuka

Group exhibitions:
2020 – Flow art house – Warsaw
2020 – 20.8. – 9.9.2020 Taidekeskus ahjo, Joensuu (Joensuun Taiteilijaseura ry 75-vuotta)
2020 – 7.9. – 21.9.2020 Kaapelitehdas puristamo, Helsinki (Joensuun Taiteilijaseura ry 75-vuotta)
2020 – (RU) It’s not Your body, Gallary, Moscow
2019 – (PL) Cooperation with Agata Ciehomska, Galleria OFF, Lodz
2019 – (PL) Young artist of Lodz, Galleria Brukowa, Lodz 2018-(PL)’MatriarchArt’ Lodz,GalleriaKobro,Lodz
2018 – (FIN) Art of basware, Helsinki
2018 – (FIN) BFA final exhibition, Tampere
2017 – (ES) international Pop-up exhibition, Madrid
2016 – (FIN) With TouaToua, Art school gallery, Kankaanpää
2015 – (FIN) Pop-up gallery, Kankaanpää
2015, 2016 – (FIN) Stockfors Art Fair, Pyhtää
2014, 2015, 2016 – (FIN) Art school spring exhibition, Kankaanpää

Works in public collections
(FIN) The Art of Basware, Espoo
(FIN) Bar n°9 collecBon, Helsinki
(FIN) Puuhelmi nursery school, Juuka

Grands
2020 – Finnish Cultural Foundation
2020 – The Arts Promotion Centre Finland (Taike)
2017 – Porin Saskiat ry exhibition stipend

Competitions
2020 – (UK) 1st place, ’’Be open think future – contest’’, BeOpen-Fountation
2018 – (FIN) Art exhibition selection, Art of basware

Residences
2020 – (IT) Casa Finlandese, Grassina 1kk
2019 – (PL) Internship, Lodz 9kk
2017 – (ES) The Hug residence 6kk, Madrid

Other projects

2020 – (PL) Collection of ceramic miniatures, Lodz
2020 – (PL) Cześć documentary, (director Rami Shaya), Lodz
2019 – (PL) Kurator (1 year) Pop-Up Gallery Brukowa / BBC business centre, Lodz
2018 – (PL) Lecture/Young Finnish artist, University of Warsaw
2018 – (FIN) Blog Illustrator, Blog award winner Karoliina Pentikäinen , Tampere
2017 – (FIN) Lied music and fine arts, North-Karelia
2017 – (ES) Poster competition Jury, City of Madrid/Hortaleza, Madrid
2017 – (ES) Teaching assistant, International art high school, City of Madrid/Hortaleza, Madrid

Memberships
Finnish painters union
Art associaBon of Joensuu, North-Karelia