CV

Curriculum Vitae (13.8.2017)

Olga Palomäki (*1980)

Lives and works in Helsinki, Finland

Education

2007  Bachelor of Fine Arts, Tampere University of Applied Sciences,  Finland
2003  Matriculation Examination, Tammerkoski upper secondary school, Finland

Solo exhibitions (selection)

2015  “Anthropocene”, Muu Gallery / Studio, Helsinki, Finland
2014   “Interference”, Huuto Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2013   “Parallel Landscapes”, Rajatila Gallery, Tampere, Finland
2013   “Manipulated”, Sound Art Gallery Akusmata, Helsinki, Finland
2012   “Manipulated”, 00130Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2012   “Traces”, Malmitalo Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2011   ”Huone”, B-Gallery, Turku, Finland
2010   ”Huone”, Gallery Alkovi, Helsinki, Finland
2010   ”Medikalisaatio”, Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Lahti, Finland
2009   ”Still – Hylättyjen paikkojen arkisto”, Pispalan Kirjastotalo-Gallery, Tampere, Finland
2009   ”Still – Hylättyjen paikkojen arkisto”, Gallery Gjutars, Vantaa, Finland
2009   ”Medikalisaatio”, Gallery Just, Turku, Finland
2008   ”Medikalisaatio”, Gallery 3h+k, Pori, Finland
2008   “TTVO:n stipendiaatit”, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere, Finland
2007   ”Kadotetut”, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere, Finland

Group- and joint exhibitions (selection)

2017   XXII Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä
2015   Feast On Art, Galleria Rajatila, Tampere
2015   “MUU Gallery – Platforms Project @ART-ATHINA 2015″, The International Contemporary Art Fair of Athens,  Faliro Pavilion, Athens, Greece
2015  “SUPERMARKET”, Stockholm Independent Art Fair, Svarta Huset, Telefonplan, Stockholm, Sweden
2015  “Hanasaari Listens to MUU”, Hanasaari Cultural Centre, Espoo, Finland
2014   “Variations of Belonging” , Sound Gallery Vuorikaiku, Helsinki, Finland
2014   “Tyhjä täyttä täydempää”, Ars Auttoinen Summer Exhibition, Padasjoki, Finland
2014   “Forest Morphosis”, XL Art Space, Helsinki, Finland
2012   ”Art Fair Suomi 12”, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland
2011   ”Art Fair Suomi 11”, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland
2011   ”Planeet Vaarikas”, Vadelma ry’s group exhibition, Kulttuuritehas Polymer, Tallinn, Estonia
2011    Helsinki artists’ association’s curated summer exhibition, Gallery Rantakasarmi, Helsinki, Finland
2010   ”SoundGate” sound art happening, Kunsten Museum of Modern Art, Utzon Centre, Platform4, Aalborg, Denmark
2010   ”Art Fair Suomi 10”, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland
2010   ”SUPERMARKET 2010”, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
2009   ”Kokooma”, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere, Finland
2008   “Artists 2008”, Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa, Finland
2007   ”Paikkoja”, Pispalan Nykytaiteen Keskus, Tampere, Finland
2007   ”Kovataide”, TTVO, Finlaysoninkatu, Tampere, Finland

Public Screenings, Film and Video Festivals (selection)

2014    “Gimme Winter And You Can Keep The Rest”, Galleria Rajatila, Tampere, Finland
2014   “Directors Lounge at the C.A.R Video Lounge”-screening, Contemporary Art Ruhr, The Innovative Art Fair, Essen, Germany
2014   “Comme une image II”- screening, Berlin International Directors Lounge X, Berlin, Germany
2012   “Kinos 12”, short film festival, Lahti, Finland
2010   “MUU on the Catwalk”- screening, Galleri Kakelhallen, Marienhamn, Åland, Finland
2010   “MUU on the Catwalk”-screening, Waterpieces 2010, International Video Art Festival, Riga, Latvia
2009   ”Finland in Full Colour”, Screening of Finnish video art, VerdensKulturCentret, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008   ”Kinos 08”, short film festival, Lahti, Finland
2007   ”Animatricks”, animated film festivaali, Helsinki, Finland
2007   ”Distortions”, Reikäreuna-filmfestival, Orivesi, Finland

Sound Art

2017  Bodiless Captain, sound performance and video installation / Feast On Art-festival, Rajatila Gallery, Tampere
2017  Sounds of Kali Radio Show, RadiOrakel, Oslo, Norway
2016  Sounds on Framework Radio
2016  Sound Performance “Restricted Access” at Norbergfestival, Norberg, Sweden
2016   The Soundtrack of the Anthropocene, Ääniversumi Radio show, Yle Radio 1, Finland
2015   ”Rail Transport”, Avaruusromua Radio Show, Yle Radio 1, Finland
2015   Sound Works, Eight Channel Showcase, Norbergfestival, Norberg, Sweden
2015  ”Two Harbour Areas Part 1” on Framework Radio,  Resonance 104.4fm, London, UK ;  Soundartradio 102.5fm, South Devon, UK, Radio Nouspace, Vancouver, US; Wgxc 90.7fm, New York State, US ; Rádio Paisagem, Brasilía, Br; Ruc 107.9fm, Coimbra, Pt.; Radio Zero, Lisbon, Pt;  Radio Marš 95.9fm, Maribor, Si ; Radio Free 102.6fm, Ulm, De ; Radio Campus 92.1fm, Brussels, Be; Generaadio, Tartu, Ee, ; Concertzender, Amsterdam, Nl
2015  ”Notes on Human Impact”, Autour de Babel Radio Show, Musiq3, RTBF, Belgium
2015 ”Notes on Human Impact”, Klassikaraadio, ERR, Viro
2015  ”Notes on Human Impact”, Musique d’avenir Radio Show, Espace 2, Radio Télévision Suisse, Switzerland
2015   ”Notes on Human Impact”, Avaruusromua Radio Show, Yle Radio 1, Finland
2015   Soundscape “Notes on Human Impact”, Ääniversumi Radio Show, Art’s Birthday-broadcast, Yle Radio 1, Finland
2014   MUU FOR EARS in Hanasaari residency – concert in MUU Kaapeli, Helsinki
2014   Soundscape on Kultakuume radio show, Yle Radio 1, Finland
2013   Soundscapes on Avaruusromua radio show, Yle Radio 1, Finland
2013   Soundscapes on Framework Radio. Broadcasts in London,Great Britain, Resonance 104.4fm, South Devon, Great Britain, Soundartradio 102.5fm, Lisbon, Portugal, Radio Zero, Maribor, Slovenia, Radio Marš 95.9fm, Brussels, Belgium, Radio Campus 92.1fm,  Vancouver, Usa, Radio Nouspace, New York State, Usa, Wgxc 90.7fm
2012   Silakka Radio Show, 24-h DREAM HOUSE-broadcast, Lähiradio, Helsinki
2012   Soundscapes “Electric Field no. 1 & 2”, 2010-2011, “The Hidden Track no.1 & 2”, 2012 and “The Big Wheel” , 2012 on Silakka Radio Show, Lähiradio, Helsinki
2010   Soundscape ”Electric Field no. 1” on Framework radio, Resonance fm, London, UK, Soundartradio, South Devon, UK, Cooradio, Thessaloniki, Greece, Radio Zero, Lisboa, Portugal, Radio Campus, Brussels, Belgium
2010   Soundscapes ”Electric Field no. 1”, ”Raging Spirits”, Silakka Radio Show, Lähiradio, Helsinki
2009   Soundscape “Raging Spirits” on Framework radio, Resonance fm, London, UK, Soundartradio, South Devon, UK, Cooradio, Thessaloniki, Greece, Radio Zero, Lisboa, Portugal, Radio Campus, Brussels, Belgium

Related projects

2012   “Lyhdynkantajat”, performance, Kallio Kipinöi-festival, Helsinki, Finland
2012    “Vadelma Spaces”, visuals, Harjun nuorisotalo, Helsinki, Finland
2010   YLE TV1, MOT-magazine programme about involuntary psychiatric treatment – producing episode’s visual content, including animation ”Distortions” and photos of installations “M2-M3” and “The Forgotten”
2009   YLE TV2, Akuutti-magazine programme, insert about psychiatric patients’ rights during involuntary treatment. Producing insert’s visual content, including animation ”Distortions” and photos of installations “M2-M3” and “The Forgotten”

Releases

2016  “Soundtrack of The Anthropocene”, Petroglyph Music Netlabel
2015   Muu for Ears 13, CD-release
2013   “Manipulated (Sounds For Headphones)”, soundscapes, self-released CD

Residencies

2016   Working Recidency at EMS studio, Stockholm
2014   MUU FOR EARS in Hanasaari, sound art residency

Grants and Scholarships

2016  Travel Grant, Kulturkontakt Nord
2016  Travel Grant, Arts Promotion Centre Finland
2015   Project Grant, Arts Promotion Centre Finland
2014   Grant for Young Artists, Finnish Art Society
2013   Project Grant, Arts Promotion Centre Finland
2013   Project Grant, Paulo Foundation
2011   Artists’ grant, City of Helsinki
2010   Project grant, Alfred Kordelin’s Foundation
2009   Grant for professional artists, City of Tampere

Memberships

2009-   Artists’ Association MUU
2010-   Helsinki Artists’ Association
2007-   Rajataide ry

Works in collections

YLE / Finnish Broadcasting Company / Audio Collection
Helsinki City Library / Music collection
The archive of the Pirkanmaa County Library, Pirkanmaa-collection
Private Collections