My works are paintings in which I combine different styles, from traditional painting techniques to experimental and digital techniques. I am fascinated by the differences between intangible and material painting and the combination of different techniques that can achieve exceptional results. In my work, I often strive to capture images and my views of the structures and nature of different things. The works are like memories or interpretations of things that are made up of scattered layers, where self-obscure pieces build a whole picture together.

CV

b. 1995, Äänekoski

lives and works in Finland

 

Education

2016-2020 - Bachelor of Culture and Arts, Lapland University of Applied Sciences, Tornio

Solo Exhibitions

2021 - (Upcoming) Makers' Gallery, Vaasa

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020 - Toisaalta -joint exhibition (with Laura Hokkanen), Hoikkassali, Äänekoski

2019 - The Art of Basware: I+AI -finalist exhibition, Clarion Hotel, Helsinki

2019 - Kuvataiteen valtakunta 2019, Energiverket projektrum, Pietarsaari

2018 - Umpisolmussa -group exhibition, City library, Haparanda

2018 - Lapland UAS summer exhibition, Minerva campus, Tornio

Other

2020 - Bachelor's thesis: Digital Painting as a Tool for Expression, Theseus 

© Janne Saarinen 2020