MARKO VUOKOLA






born 1967 in Toijala
lives and works mostly in Helsinki


ART STUDIES

2001 The Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki / MFA -degree / Department of Media Studies

1991-92 Academi voor Beeldende Kunst / Media Arts department, Enschede, Holland

1987-91 The Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki / BFA -degree / Department of Sculpture

1986-87 Institute of Orivesi / Visual Arts department


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2009 Galerie Anhava, Helsinki
Galleri 21, Malmö, Sweden
2007 Galerie Anhava, Helsinki
2006 Villa de Bank, Enschede, Holland (c)
2004 SCREEN Swedish Television, SVT
2003 Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finland
2001 Galleri 21, Malmö, Sweden
2000 Galerie Anhava (c) King Kong Forest Camp 2, Tallinn Linna Gallery, Estonia**
Arts Space 1%, Copenhagen, Denmark*
1997 Catch’n Release, Galleria Kari Kenetti, Helsinki, Finland*
1996 Galerie Anhava
Hviträsk 96 Kirkkonummi, Finland* 1994 The Museum of Contemporary Art / Studio N, Helsinki, Finland (c)
Lampola (with Mikko Maasalo), Muu Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
1993 Forumgalleriet, Malmö, Sweden
Stichting de Bank, Enschede, Holland*
Gallery of Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki*
1992 Galerie Anhava
1990 Modern Monsters (with Pasi Karjula), Virrat, Finland


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2010 ArtBasel / Galerie Anhava, Basel Switzerland
Forest Camp - Söderlångvik Amos Anderson Art Museum, Finland**
It’s a Set-up KIASMA, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
2009 Entr’Acte Kukje Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2008 Super Structures Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam*
2006 Huuma Skövde Konsthall, Sweden
View 06 Korjaamo, Helsinki
Huuma Lindköping Konsthall Passagen, Sweden
Intersection-Between Past and Future Pori Art Museum
2005 Huuma Örebro Konsthall, Sweden
COPPERLIGHT Pori Art Museum
2004 Finnish Contemporary Art Olin Hall Galleries, Virginia, USA
GRIDLOCK Cities, Structures, Spaces Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand*
Voids, Pads & Places Kunsthalle Lophem, Belgium
European Space Sculpture Quadrennial, Riga, Latvia*
From Dust to Dusk Carlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Sockholm Art Fair / Galerie Anhava, Sweden
Palma de Oro Forest Camp, Finnish Institute, Madrid, Spain
2003 MOHNI Forest Camp, Estonia
Haaste Forest Camp, Tampere, Finland
2002 PURNU 2002 Orivesi, Finland (c)
Body and Spirit Röda Sten, Gothenburg (c)
2001 Polis Titanic, Turku**
Berlin Art Fair / Galerie Anhava (c)
Rock the Campo Venice Biennal, Campo di Santa Margherita, Venice, Italy (c)
Widening Circle KIASMA, Helsinki
Kekarainen, Niva, Vuokola Estonian Kunstmuseum, Tallin, Estonia
The Gallery of the Cable Factory, Helsinki
STHLM Art Fair / Galerie Anhava (c)
Ikuinen paluu Helsinki Zoo* (c)
Mieli kuva Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland* (c)
2000 Many Ways of Painting Galerie Anhava
Transitions Malmö konstmuseum, Sweden (c) MOMENTUM The Nordic Festival of Contemporary Art Moss, Norway* (c) NORDEN Kunsthalle Wien, Austria* (c)
Übergänge Kunsthalle Rostok, Germany
Stockholm Art Fair / Galerie Anhava, Sweden (c)
Frankfurt Art Fair / Galerie Anhava, Germany (c)
100 VR Magazines, Helsinki*
Art Gardens Töölönlahti, Helsinki*
1999 Kekarainen, Niva, Vuokola The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki (c)
Finnish Line: Starting Point Musées de Strasbourg, France* (c)
Finnish Landscape 200 Years Salo Art Museum, Finland**
Art in the City of Tampere Tampere, Finland*
4th Mänttä Art Festival Manttä, Finland* (c)
Melbourne International Biennial Melbourne, Australia* (c)
1998 AVE.COM Arnhem, Holland (c) Forest Camp Galleria Kari Kenetti, Helsinki**
This Side of the Ocean Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland* (c)
Cool Places The 7th Triennal of Young Baltic Art, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius* (c)
Forest Camp Lusto, Finlands Forest Museum, Punkaharju
1997 Smart Show Goes to Sea Stockholm / Helsinki Five from Finland Stenersen Museum, Oslo (c)
Catch’n Release Teerijärvi Sculpture Project, Orivesi, Finland*
Refleksio Environmental Work, Hietalahti / Helsinki, Finland (Proposal for OLO No. 22)*
1996 On Sculpture and Time Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, England Bothnia Ice Scape Oulu, Finland*
Lux Sonor Kunsthalle, Helsinki (c) Comp I box Galerie Anhava
Multipples Galerie Anhava
1995 Stockholm Art Hotel / Galerie Anhava, Hotel Lydmar, Stockholm, Sweden (c) Galleria Artina, Helsinki Stockholm Art Fair / Galerie Anhava, Stockholm, Sweden (c) Art attack Oslo, Norway
Interior is Art Galerie Anhava La Hora del Norte Madrid and Barcelona, Spain (c) Study of the Head..., (with Harding, Karjula, Kekarainen, Muller), Kunsthalle, Helsinki
Smart Show Stockholm, Sweden
Institute of Orivesi, Finland*
Galleria Artina, Helsinki
Myötätuuleen II Hanko, Finland*
1994 Nordic -90 ´s Stockholm, Sweden (c)
Behaviour Mikkeli Art Museum, Finland Pig Oslo, Norway*
Myötätuuleen I Hanko, Finland*
1993 Annual Exhibition of Finnish Artists Karkkila, Finland International Skulptuuri Workshop Otapää, Estonia The Academy of Fine Arts Gallery, Helsinki*
1992 Private Collection Rantagalleria, Oulu
Young Artists Exhibition Kunsthalle, Helsinki*
TimeSpace Nordic Arts Center, Suomenlinna, Finland* (c) Photographic Notes Mysore, India
1991 Multipples Galerie Anhava Wisconsin University, Appleton, USA
Sveagalleriet, Stockholm, Sweden*
Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki*
Otso Gallery, Espoo, Finland*
Notoro Multimedia Symposium Oronsko, Poland* (c)
1990 Biennale Balticum Rauma Art Museum, Finland (c) Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki*
The Museum Contemporary Art, Tampere, Finland*
Art Centre Mältinranta, Tampere, Finland*
1989 Painters Union 60 years Nordic Arts Center, Suomenlinna and Pori Art Museum (c)

COLLECTIONS

Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland

Sara Hilden Art Museus, Tampere, Finland*

Wihuri Foundation

Vexi Salmi Collection, Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Finland

Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa, Finland

Heino Collection

John Deere (USA)

Esperi Care

Museum of Contemporary Art KIASMA, Helsinki

Pori Art Museum

Helsinki City Art Museum (OLO No. 22)

Tampere City Art Museum (OLO No. 39)

City of Espoo

Malmö Konstmuseum

Statens Konstråd

Skanska

Collection Svanljung

Commune of Lohja

Stichting de Bank, Holland

Notoro Gallery Agency, Poland

City of Toijala

City of Valkeakoski

Parish of Akaa


PUBLIC WORKS

OLO No. 44, University of Turku, Finland 2009

Mäntynummi kindergarden, Lohja 1990

OLO No. 22, Heitalahti, Helsinki 2000

OLO No. 38, Arabianranta, Helsinki 2002 -

OLO No. 39, Public school of Karonen, Tampere 2002

BIBLIOGRAPHY

OLO No 40
2005
ISBN 952-91-7952-9

From Dust to Dusk
Pontus Kyander
Charlottenborg Udstillingsbyding, 2003
ISBN 87-889444-55-7

Tyhjyyden täyteyttä - buddhalaisuudesta suomalaisessa taiteessa
Marja Sakari
’Mystiikan portit’ -Tampereen taidemuseo
Karisto Oy, 2003

Taide 2/2003
Ihmeellisiä maisemakuvia
Hanna Johansson

Taide 2/2003
Luonto meissä
Ullamaria Pallasmaa

Kiasma-magazine 11/2001
On the Spot I
Minna Raitmaa

Like Uutiset 8/2001
Markus Ånäs

Tiede ja edistys 3/2000
Jonna Jussila

nu 1/2000
Great balls of fire
Mika Hannula

Galerie Anhava / catalogue
A Scene of Gazes
Maaretta Jaukkuri, 2000

Publication of Finnish Museum of Photography
Kekarainen, Niva, Vuokola
Erik van deer Heeg, 1999
ISBN 951-9086-58-7

Publication of FRAME
The being of OLO
Maaretta Jaukkuri, 1999

Mäntän kuvataideviikot 1999
Mäntän kuvataiteen ystävät ry s. 56
catalog of the Mänttä Art Festival

Melbourne International Biennial 1999
Signs of life
Juliana Engberg, ISBN 0 646 373307

Like virginity, once lost
From modern utopia to transit hall entropy, a farwell to the metaphysical landscape
Timo Valjakka
ISBN 91-87952-17-3

Musees de Strasbourg
Finnish Line: Starting Point
ISBN 2-901 833-42-X

Hjärnstorm 65/99
Kings of Understatement
Mika Hannula

A Museum of Contemporary Art
publication 45/98
Centrifugal forces
Leevi Haapala

Five from Finland catalogue
Next to nothing
Timo Valjakka 1997
Stenersen Museum, Oslo

pro gradu of Art history
Talk about space -three space makers
Leevi Haapala, 1996

The hour of the north
Catalogue, Tuula Arkio, 1995

Taide 4/95
In Praise of Dullness
Mika Hannula

Siksi 2/94
The Observer as Maker
Maaretta Jaukkuri

Form and function 4/1994
The Golden Concept in Function
Rita Roos

The 90 ´s in Nordic Art
Maaretta Jaukkuri,
Stockholm Art Fair 1994

A Museum of Contemporary Art publication 7/1994 Studio N nro 14
Marko Vuokola and an Oblique View into the World of Images
Maaretta Jaukkuri,

MEMBER OF
Association of Finnish Sculptors
Union of Artist Photographers
AV-arkki
Muu ry
Artists of the Cable Factory
Kuvasto
Forest Camp

VIDEO WORKS AND COMPUTER ANIMATIONS, SOUND PIECES
RGB-Light, 1992 (video projection)

RGB-Order, 1992 (computer animation)

Irreversibility, 1994 (U-matic)

Oho Oho Bang Bang, 1996 (vhs)

RGB-Information, 1998, 2004 (computer animation)

Still Excites Me, 1999 (vhs)

Flow, 1999 (two monitors, dvd)

Still Water, 1999 (two monitors, dvd)

Red, Green, Blue Movie, 2000 (three monitors, dvd)

The Pot Full of Gold, 2000 (installation, two projections, dvd)

Frutti di Mare, 2002 (dv)

Blue Movie, 2002 (dvd)

Flash, 2006 (dvd)

Blue Movie, The Diptyc, 2006 (dvd)

Linssi, 2006 (cd)


OTHER ARTISTIC ACTIVITIES

Theatre VIIRUS, scenery / Berlin Alexsanderplatz, Helsinki 2002

Sirius Teatern, scenery / Caretaker, Helsinki 2004


AVARDS, GRANTS & RECIDENCIES
Institute of Orivesi –86

The Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki -89

Kesko –91

City of Toijala

Central Comission for Art

Wainstein Foundation

Finnish Cultural Foundation -93, -96, -00

Paulo Foundation -92, -95, -96

Finnish Art Academy Foundation

Alfred Kordelin Foundation

Sleipnir -97, -00

CIMO -92

County of Uusimaa -92, -99, -03

City of Helsinki

Nordic Art Centre

VISEK -96, -01

AVEK -98, -99, -03

Lehtinen Foundation

NIFCA

FRAME

Finnish Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc., New York -97, -98, 04

Cite´ Internationale des Arts, Paris –02

Finnish Foundation of Environmental Art; Environmental Art work of the Year 2000, OLO No. 22

Urpo ja Maija Lahtinen Foundation Art Award 2003


TEACHING AND LECTURES

Institute of Orivesi

The Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki

The University of Industrial Arts, Helsinki

Helsinki University of Technology, Department of Architecture

Theatre Academy, Helsinki

Nordic Art School, Kokkola

School of Arts and Communication, Tampere

AKI, Academi voor Beeldende Kunst, Enschede, Holland