Helka Immonen

Helka Immonen

Espoo, Finland

About Helka Immonen

Painter, visual artist
Born in Helsinki,
Lives in Espoo, Studio in Helsinki, Finland
www.helkaimmonen.net
www.kuvataiteilijamatrikkeli.fi/en/artists/2530

Education

EDUCATION
2016 MA Art history, University of Helsinki
2003-04 Art education, University of Industrial Arts Helsinki Open university
1978-86 BA Art history, University of Helsinki
1979-83 The University Drawing School, Helsinki
1977-78, 1971-72 Free Art School of Helsinki

Exhibitions

Selected SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2020 Poriginal Gallery, Pori (with Hannele Matinlauri, installation)
2019 Gallery Katariina, Helsinki
2018 St Henrik´s Chapel, Turku, Finland
2017 Pisto Gallery, Vantaa
2016 Gallery G12, Kuopio
2014 Gallery Katariina, Studio, Helsinki
2013 Artifact Gallery, New York USA
2012 Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Kymi, Lahti
2012 Galerie Pleiku, Berlin Germany
2012 Gallery G12, Helsinki
2009 Fortezza Medicea Girifalco, Cortona, Italy
2008 The Old Chaplains House, Porvoo
2008 Gallery Seriola, Tampere
2008 Poriginal Gallery, Pori
2008 Honey Cellar, Art Brewery, Lahti
2007 Hovinkartano Art Center, Hauho
2006 Gallery Seriola, Tampere
2005 AVA Gallery, Helsinki
2003 Gallery Aarni, Espoo
2001 Gallery Bakeliittibambi, Helsinki
2000 Gallery Kipinä, Lahti
1999 Gallery Bakeliittibambi, Helsinki
1997 Gallery Bakeliittibambi, Helsinki

Selected GROUP EXHIBITIONS IN FINLAND

2019 Jubilee Exhibition, Galleria Aarni, Espoo
2019 OXYGENUM, Veteli Art Manor, Veteli
2018 Bela Biennale, Cable Factory, Helsinki
2018 Käki Group, Promenadigalleria, Hyvinkää
2017 Vitas 87, Almintalo Gallery, Loviisa
2017 Käki Group, Gallery Ronga, Tampere
2016 Vitas 86, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra
2016 Käki Group, Gallery Järnätti, Järvenpää
2016 Fracture, Nordic Art Association in Finland, Almintalo, Loviisa
2016 Käki Group, Espoo Cultural Center, Espoo
2015 Vitas 85, Gallery Rantakasarmi, Suomenlinna Sea Fortress, Helsinki
2015 Finnish Artists´ Studio Foundation 25 years Jubilee Exhibition, Gallery Kajava, Helsinki
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2007, 2003, 2000 Espoo Visual Artists, Gallery Aarni, Espoo
2014-2015 Vitas 85, Järvenpää Art Museum, Järvenpää
2014 Ihalainen, Immonen, Lappalainen, Kanneltalo Gallery, Helsinki
2013 Ihalainen, Immonen, Lappalainen, Gallery Espoonsilta, Espoo
2013 Käki Group, Gallery Carree, Kuopio
2013 Tremor, Honkahovi, Mänttä
2013 Northern Love, Art Center Haihatus, Joutsa
2013 PYHÄNIEMI 2013, Pyhäniemi Manor, Hollola
2013 Poriginal Gallery, Pori
2012 Heinola Art Museum, Gallery Lambert, Heinola
2011 Mikkeli Art Museum, Mikkeli
2010 Lahti Art Museum, Lahti
2009 Vantaa Art Museum, Vantaa
2009 Emil Cedercreutz Museum, Harjavalta
2009 JOS Gallery, Espoo
2008, 2006, 2005 AVA Gallery, Helsinki
2008 Poleeni Cultural Center, Pieksämäki
2007 Floating benches, Töölönlahti Bay, Helsinki Festival, Helsinki
2007 4 artists, Gallery Gjutars, Vantaa
2007 Kouvola Art Museum, Kouvola
2006 Valssaamo, Cable Factory, Helsinki
2005-06 Parishes artoteque SECCO, tour exhibition
2005 Environmental artwork, Keilalahti Bay, Espoo
2004 Suspicions, Stockfors, Pyhtää
2003 Echo, Tapiola 50 years, Heikintori, Espoo
2003 Miniwork, Puristamo, Cable Factory, Helsinki
1998 SummerComment, Gallery Otso, Espoo
1998 The 103rd Annual Exhibition of Finnish Artists, Kerava Art Museum, Kerava

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS
2013-14 Galerie Boehner, Bechtle It-Systemhaus, Mannheim Germany 18.10.2013-15.3.2014
2012 Berliner Liste 2012, MUMA, Berlin
2012 May Be (R)Evolution, Factory-Art Gallery, Berlin
2012 Parallax AF, Chelsea Town Hall, London UK
2011 Florence Biennale, Fortezza da Basso, Florence Italy
2011 From Water Born Soul, Villa Tittoni, Milano Italy
2011 30X30=90 numeri, MUSEAAV, Nice France
2011 Artists at Home and Abroad, Broadway Gallery NYC, New York USA
2010 Abstract Paintings Group Exhibition, Bashimi Art House, Salzburg Austria
2008 The Art Career, Forja, Valencia Spain
2007 Rosso Malpelo, Galleria Civica, Enna Italy
2006 5xBrasil, Centro Cultural da Justica Federal, Rio de Janeiro Brazil
2005 On the other shore, Kuresaare Kultuurikeskus, Kuresaari Saaremaa Estonia
2005 Minha Helsinque, Centro Cultural Candido Mendes, Rio de Janeiro Brazil
2001 Esbo Suburban Mini Art, Fullersta Bio, Huddinge Sweden
1997 Salon des Artists Finlandais, Institut Finlandais, Paris France