CURRICULUM VITAE

Antti Ylönen (b.1957, Juva)

Education:

Studies in photography, Lappia, Tornio, 2013-2014.
Free Art School, Vapaa Taidekoulu, Helsinki 1981
Orivesi Art School, Oriveden Opisto, kuvataidelinja 1979-1980

Solo exhibitions:

Spirit of North, Kitakata, Fukushima, Japan, 2015.
Gallery Bronda, 2013
Gallery Harmaja, Oulu, 2012

Gallery Bronda, Helsinki, 2011
Gallery Kipinä, Lahti, 2010
Art Centre KulttuuriKauppila, 2010
Gallery Becker, Jyväskylä, 2009

Vanemuise Concert Hall, Tartto, Estonia, 2008
Art Museum Oskari Jauhiainen, Kiiminki, 2008
Gallery Carree, Kuopio, 2007
Oulunsalo-house, Oulunsalo, 2004
Gallery 5, Oulu, 2004

'Fragments from the Oriental Wind', Galleria Valo, Rovaniemi, 2003
'Fragments from the Oriental Wind', Galleria Välööri, Helsinki, 2002
'Picking Flowers', Youkobo Art Space, Tokyo, Japan, 2002
Musashino Syoko Kaikan, Tokyo, Japan, 2002
’Forms for clay and wood’, Tampere-house, Tampere, 2001
Art Museum Oskari Jauhiainen, Kiiminki, 2000
Gallery 5, Oulu, 2000
Mine Sanat Galerisi, Istanbul, Turkey, 1998
’Blob’, Chamber Music Hall, Kuhmo, 1997
’Sound in Space’, Culture Centre of Oulu City NUKU, 1997
’Blob’, Arktic Gallery, Oulu, 1996
’Specimens from Varjakka Flora’, Oulunsalo-house, 1995
’Specimens from Varjakka Flora’, Arktic Gallery, Oulu, 1994
Arktic Gallery, Oulu, 1992
’Bottles and Traps’, Culture Centre of Oulu City NUKU, 1991

Collective exhibitions:
Dialog, Oulu City Library, 2014
Art Ii Biennale, 2014.
AIR, Sendai, Osaka, Japan, 2013-14
Kankarin Taidehuvila, Vaala, 2012
OMA, Oulu Art Museum, 2011
Art Gallery Terttu Jurvakainen, Muhos, 2010
Gallery Burikiboshi, Tokyo, Japan, 2008, 2009
Art Gallery Terttu Jurvakainen, Muhos 2009
'Bus stop', Regional exhibition of Oulu Province, Art Museums of Oulu and Kajaani, 2002-2003
Exhibition of Finnish Visual Art Associations' Union, Raisio, 2001
Exhibition of Art societies of Oulun ja Lapland, Oulu, 2001
’Puzzle’, Oulu Art Museum, 2000
Art and Design, Helsinki, 1998
Exhibition of Art societies of Oulu and Lapland, Oulu, 1998
’Romuttamo’, Rovaniemi, 1997
’Duty free’, Putney, USA, 1996
Seascape Art, Oulu Art Museum1993
Jää ry, Gallery Gymnasia, Joensuu, 1992
Potta, Posio, 1991
Oulun taiteen vuosinäyttely, 1987

Group exhibitions:
Savotan jälkiä, Kemi Art Museum, 2016
Spirit of North, Steps Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 2015
Puulla on syynsä, Forest Museum Lusto, 2015
'Trolls in the Park', Tokyo, Japan, 2011
Studio Youkobo 10th Anniversary exhibition, Tokyo, Japan, 2011
KulttuuriKauppila Art Centre, Ii, 2006, 2008
'Genius Logi', Carelian Art Museum, Petroskoi, Russia, 2007
Wood Art Exhibition, Juva, 2003, 2005
'Trolls in a Metropolitan Park', Tokyo, Japan, 2002
Rommakko-ryhmä, Gallery 1 h + k , Pori, 1994
Rommakko-ryhmä, Oulun library, 1994 Rommakko-ryhmä, Rovaniemi library, 1993
Anttikripa, Gallery Rannan Matala, Oulu, 1993
Rommakko-ryhmä, Gallery Vapauden Aukio, Helsinki, 1993
Kaukovainion library, Oulu, 1988
Oulun leipätehdas, 1986
Haaparanta library, 1986

International Working Periods:
Spirit of North, Tokyo, Fukushima, Japan, 2015
Buyukcekmece, Turkey 2014
Studio Youkobo, Tokyo, Japan, 2011
City of Haramachi, Japan, 2003
Studio Youkobo, Tokyo, Japan, 2002
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Intia, 1997-1998
Degirmendere, Turkey, 1994
Art Centre Arteleku, San Sebastian, Espanja, 1991

International symposiums (as artist):
15th Buyukcekmece International Sculpture symposium, Istanbul, Turkey, 2014.
Taivalkoski Workshop, 1999
International Sculpture Symposium, Varanasi, Intia, 1998
Bothnia Icescape jäänveistokilpailu, Oulu, 1996
2.Uluslaharasi Zuhtu Muridoglu Ahsap Heykel Sempozyumu,
Degirmendere,Turkki, 1994
Bothnia Seascape Art Workshop, Oulu, 1993

International symposiums (as organizer):
Art Ii Biennale, Ii, 2008, 2010
Scuptural Sonata, Oulunsalo, 1998
Bothnia Icescape, Oulu, 1995-1996
Bothnia Seascape Art Workshop, Oulu, 1993

Grants:
Arts Council of Finland, 2011
Valto Pernu Fund, 2009, 2013

Arts Council of Oulu Province, 2009-2010-2011

North Bothnian Cultural Fund, 2002
Japan Foundation, 2001
Arts Council of Finland, 1998
Art Council of Oulu Province, 1995, 1999, 2001
Oulun kaupungin kulttuurilautakunta, 1985, 1990, 1996, 2003

Memberships:
KulttuuriKauppila Artists' association

Association of Finnish Sculptors
Artits' Association of Oulu, Oulun Taiteilijaseura

Public works and Works in Collections:
Haramachi Concert Hall, Japan
Oulunsalo library
Oulunsalo town hall
City of Degirmendere, Turkey
Oulu Art Museum
Private Collections