Kaija Poijula

Kaija Poijula

Helsinki, Finland

About Kaija Poijula

My artistic focus is on themes of life and death, rites of passage, joy and sorrow; the human condition and rituals in our everyday lives. My art is about some other reality, besides the one we see with our eyes.


1995 Master of Arts, Helsinki University of Art and Design
1993 Erasmus-scholarship, Gerrit Rietvelt Academie, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1992 Nordplus-scholarship, College of Art and Design, Stockholm, Sweden


Since 1992 several group exhibitions in Finland, Sweden, Norway, England, Italy, Russia, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Japan, Ireland and USA