Jyrki Parantainen

Dreams and disappointments (2006), C-Print, Ed 6, 125x160 cm Galerie Wagner + Partner
Dreams and disappointments (2006), C-Print, Ed 6, 125x160 cm
57 optional spots to crack the bone (2004), C-Print, Ed 6, 63x80 cm Galerie Wagner + Partner
57 optional spots to crack the bone (2004), C-Print, Ed 6, 63x80 cm
Alphabet of broken dreams (2004), C-Print, Ed 6, 100x130 cm Galerie Wagner + Partner
Alphabet of broken dreams (2004), C-Print, Ed 6, 100x130 cm

*1962, Tampere, Finland

Education

2010
Professor of Photographic Art, Aalto University – School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Finland
2006–2010
Professor of Photographic Art, University of Arts and Design Helsinki, Finland
1992–2005
Lecturer and Assistant at the University of Arts and Design, Finland
1992
Master of Arts (Photography), University of Art and Design Helsinki, Finland



Recent Solo Exhibitions

2012
Between Heaven and Earth. Gallery Heino, Helsinki, Finland
2008
Dreams and Disappointments, Galerie PF, Poznan, Poland
Fire, KFA Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Horizon, Gallery Heino, Helsinki, Finland
2007
Dreams and Disappointments, Herrmann & Wagner, Berlin, Germany
2006
Dreams and Disappointments, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland



Recent Group Exhibitions

2014
Dreams and Disappointments, WAGNER + PARTNER, Berlin, Germany
2013
Thread and Paper, Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa, Finland
2012
Tartuntapintoja. Oulu Museum of Art, Finland
2011
Helsinki School, Christophe Guye Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
2010
Daegu Photo Biennale 2010, Tru(E)motion: The Helsinki School, Daegu, South Korea
Memory Traces, Ludwig Museum, Koblenz, Germany
Memory Traces, with Seppo Renvall, Galerie Brotfabrik, Berlin,Germany
The Helsinki School-Urban Space, Gallery TAIK, Berlin, Germany
Red, Espoo Museum of modern Art, Espoo, Finland


Grands and Awards

2006
William Thuring Award, Suomen Taideyhdistys ry
1998
SUOMI-Award, Photography Arts Council of Finland
1989
Fotofinlandia Award, Finnfoto ry
2004
5 years working grant, Arts Council of Finland
1995
3 years working grant, Photography Arts Council of Finland
1993
1/2 years working grant, Photography Arts Council of Finland



Works in Collections

Amos Andersson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France
Grenoble Artheteque, Grenoble, Switzerland
Lahti City Art Museum, Finland
Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, France
Mois de la Photo, Montreal, Canada
DZ-Bank, Germany
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Tampere, Finland
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
The Finnish State Art Collection, Finland
Espoo City Art Collection, Finland
Espoo Art Museum, Finland
Kodak Company, Finland
Bibliothèque H Vincenot, Talant, France
Dorint Hotel, Brussels, Belgium
Henna and Pertti Niemistö Foundation, Finland
Saastamoinen Collection, Espoo, Finland
Nelimarkka Foundation, Helsinki, Finland
Pyynikinlinna Art Collection, Tampere, Finland
Oulu Art Museum, Finland
Pétur Arason Art Collection, Reykjavik, Island
Pentti Kouri Art Collection, New York, USA
Lars Svanljung Art Collection, Helsinki, Finland
Heino Art Collection, Helsinki, Finland


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