CV & BIO

BIO

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

Primary she is working with mixed media painting where rich colors are connected textiles and elements from nature. Her main research is focused on nature, Finnish mythologies, humans and the abstract human body.



Johanna-Josefina Alanko
(b. Juuka, Finland )
 www.johannaalanko.com
 alanko.johanna@outlook.com
+48691551778 / +358503422236

Studies:
2018  – (FIN) School of Fine Art in (Satakunta University of Applied Sciences )
2016  – (ES) Universidad Europea Madrid
2014  – (FIN) Community College Lahti , Fine arts

Selected solo exhibitions:
2019 – (FIN) Gallery Jänis, Turku
2018  – (FIN) Bar N°9, Helsinki
2018 – (PL) Gallery Brukowa, (PL)
2018 – (FIN) Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Lahti
2018 – (PL) Yellow, Lodz (PL)
2018 – (PL) Gallery Lokal, Lodz
2017 – (FIN) Gallery Poriginal, Pori art museum
2017 – (FIN) Gallery 3h+k, Pori 2017
2017 – (FIN) Gallery Anna, Espoo 2017
2017 – (PL) Niebostan, Lodz 2017 (PL)
2017 – (ES) THE HUG residens exhibition, Madrid
2017 – (ES) Madridin langue center Suomi100, Madrid
2017 – (ES) Gallery Quinta del soro, Madrid
2015 – (FIN) Gallery & Cafe DADA, Tampere

Group exhibitions:
2019 – (FIN) Collective with textile artist Agata Ciehomska, Gallery OFF
2018 – (FIN) Young artist – group exhibition, Gallery Brukowa
2018 – (FIN)’M a t r i a r c h A r t’  Lodz, Galeria Kobro
2018 – (FIN) Art of basware, Helsinki, Finland
2018 – (FIN) BFA degree show, Tampere, Finland
2017 – (FIN) International PopUp exhibition & consert, Madrid
2016 – (FIN) Collective with Tiia Heinonen , Kankaanpää
2015 – (FIN) Pop-up gallery Kankaanpää
2015, 2016 – (FIN) Stockfors Art Fair, Pyhtää
2014, 2015 – (FIN)  Art school spring exhibition, Kankaanpää 2014, 2015
2014 – (FIN) Final exhibition of Community College, Artel, Lahti

Performance art:
2016 – (FIN) Pop street / Performance competition, Joensuu
2016 – (FIN) ABYSS/KUILU cooperation with Harhama group, Pori


Collections/Public works:
The Art of Basware collection, International
Bar n°9 collection, Helsinki, Finland
Private collection, Lodz, Poland
Painting in nursery school, collection of Municipality of Juuka, Finland

Stipends:
2017 – Porin Saskiat ry – Exhibition stipend 

Residences:
2019 – (PL) Internship, Lodz 9kk
2017 – (ES) The Hug residens 6kk, Madrid

Other projects:

2019 – (PL) Curator of Galeria Brukowa, Lodz
2018 – (PL) Visiting lecturer in the University of Warsaw
2018 – (FIN) Illustration for professional blogger Karoliina Pentikäinen
2018 – (PL) Art event, music and installation art / organiser, Warsaw
2017 – (ES) Part of poster competition Jury, City of Madrid
2017 – (ES) CAPSULA – Performance teaching, Madrid
2017 – (ES) CAPSULA – Art teaching in international high school
2017 & 2016 – (ES) LINKKIA- Residence program of the Hug