CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Personal information

Name: Athanasía Maria Aarniosuo (née Androutsopoulos)
Date of birth: 11.1.1981
E-mail: tessa.aarniosuo@gmail.com
Phone: +358 40 126 4578

 

Education

2010: BA (Hons) majoring in Fine Art: Printmaking

2007–2010: Fine Art: Printmaking studies in Aberdeen Gray’s School of Art

2007: NC, HNC majoring in Fine Art

2005–2007: Art and design studies in Glasgow Metropolitan College

2005: MPhil majoring in Art History

1998–2005: studies in Helsinki University: English Philology, Aesthetics, Art History, languages

 

Solo exhibitions

21.2.–23.2.2014
Ungravity Kiosk (with Hannah Harkes), Ptarmigan Project Space, Tallinn, Estonia

29.12.2011–5.1.2012
Ώρες ώρες δε σε καταλαβαίνω, KINITIRAS Studio Artistic Residency Centre, Athens, Greece

12.10.2011–28.4.2012
Print exhibition, Ravintola Hvitträsk, Kirkkonummi, Finland

13.3.2011–30.4.2011
I Still Can See an Outside World, AllaPrima Museum, Saksala ArtRadius, Haukivuori, Finland

1.12.2010–17.12.2010
The Greatest Show on Earth, SparkBox Studio, Picton, Ontario, Canada

4.8.2010
Dot to dot: Exquisite Corpse II (with Alexander Storey Gordon), Project Slogan Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

10.7.2010–29.8.2010
World Destroyer, Peltoniemi Made-to-order, Aberdeen, Scotland

18.6.2010–29.6.2010
World Destroyer, degree show, Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen, Scotland

16.2.2010–26.2.2010
Exquisite Corpse – A publishing house (with Alexander Storey Gordon), Project Slogan Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

1.6.2009–29.6.2009
Matkalla / Sisters Are Forever, Simpele library gallery, Simpele, Finland

 

Selected group exhibitions

6.9.–1.10.2017
The Semiannual Six eli eka tuottis, Rupla, Helsinki, Finland

28.6.–23.7.2016
Summer Prints, Galleria G, Helsinki, Finland

25.2.–6.3.2016
Teos 2016, annual exhibition of the Association of Finnish Printmakers, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland

3.3.–31.3.2014
Directly on the Wall, MUU Kaapeli, Helsinki, Finland

27.2.–2.3.2014
Teos 2014, annual exhibition of the Association of Finnish Printmakers, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland

5.11.2011–7.11.2011
It’s OK, they live here! Supermarket Maxima, Nida, Lithuania

3.6.2011–24.6.2011
mailto: A gallery, an email address and a printer, Drift Station, Gallery + Performance Space, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

19.3.2011
New Collective Unoriginal Show, RSA New Contemporaries 2011, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Scotland

2.12.2010–23.12.2010
Cheapart16, Cheapart Gallery, Athens, Greece

1.12.2010–19.12.2010
Rooms2010, Hotel Lycabettus for Gallery Kappatos, Athens, Greece

18.10.2010–26.11.2010
Lumberjam, Project Slogan Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

9.10.2010–3.11.2010
Aberdeen Alternative A4 Exhibition, 26 Collective, The Athenaeum, Aberdeen, Scotland

2.10.2010–6.11.2010
New Faces, Gallery Heinzel, Aberdeen, Scotland

9.6.2010–28.8.2010
9th Lessedra World Art Print Annual 2010, Lessedra Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria

7.5.2010
Studio Press – Artists’ Self-Made Books and Zines, Project Slogan Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

1.5.2010–29.5.2010
Aberdeen Artists' Society Exhibition 2010, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

15.11.2009–12.12.2009
Locker 36 Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

8.8.2009
Alaston Taidehalli / Naked Kunsthalle, Kunsthalle, Helsinki, Finland

2.5.2009–30.5.2009
Aberdeen Artists' Society Exhibition 2009, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland

17.11.2008–20.12.2008
X-mas Show 2008, Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen, Scotland

25.9.2007–7.10.2007
“9” Comics, 7th national (Greek) comics competition, awards exhibition, Athens, Greece

13.7.2007–31.8.2007
Scottish Printmakers Summer Show, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow, Scotland

4.6.2007–8.6.2007
Bags of Talent, Glasgow Metropolitan College: Fine Art student exhibition, Glasgow, Scotland

 

Residencies

5.12.2011–5.1.2012
Kinitiras Studios, residency program, Athens, Greece

1.11.2011–30.11.2011
Nida Art Colony, Nida, Lithuania

1.1.2011–31.3.2011
Saksala ArtRadius, residency program, Haukivuori, Finland

18.10.2010–18.12.2010
SparkBox Studio residency program, Picton, Ontario, Canada

 

Grants & awards

2011
Travel grant, FRAME (Finnish Fund for Art Exchange)

2011
Residency grant, AREFS Art and Culture Association

 

Publications

Androutsopoulos, A. ‘Construction of time in pictorial narratives: A sequential reading of John Baldessari’s art.’ BA(Hons) Dissertation. Aberdeen: RGU; 2010.

Androutsopoulos, A. ‘Ville Vallgren ja Edvard Munch pohjoismaisen symbolismin edustajina.’ Master's Thesis, MPhil. Helsinki: Helsinki University; 2005.

 

Memberships & collectives

The Association of Finnish Printmakers

Artists' Association of Finland

Greek Printmakers' Association

The Exquisite Corpse Collective with Alexander Storey Gordon

 

Selected collections

Finnish Art Society

HUS (the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa) collection

Private collections in Canada, Estonia, Finland, Greece, New Zealand and Scotland