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Mayumi Niiranen-Hisatomi / ニーラネン久富真由実

b.1983 in Osaka, Japan / Raised in Kobe, Japan

Lives and works in Kajaani, Finland

Education

1983-   Educated by my parents

2006    B.F.A., Osaka University of Arts

2007    Research student. Osaka University of Arts, Non-degree studies


UPCOMING EVENTS AND EXHIBITIONS



SOLO EXHIBITION

2017    Solo exhibition: Decomposer - Its Witnesses and Spectators at Kajaani Art Museum

2013    Lost memories in infinite time (Galleria Gloria, Jyväskylä, Finland)



GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017    Näkymä2017 environmental art exhibition in Akaa

2016
Linnan virta 2016 (Viljamakasiini exhibition, Kajaani, Finland)

Mini environmental art exhibition KÄTKETTY TAIDE - HIDDEN ART 13 May-31 August 2016 (the Pori National Urban Park, Pori, Finland)

2015
RAJA - Oulun Taiteilijaseura -63 ry:n näyttely (Galleria Pihatto, Lappeenranta)

Residency Show (Aleksanterin linna's gallery space, Manttä, Finland)

2014
What an interesting technique! (Seikantei, Odawara, Japan)

Love. Organized by Union of Finnish Art Associations (Tuusula Art Museum, Tuusula, Finland)

2012-2013
The Snowball Effect -the Northern Finland biennale (Oulu City Art Museum, Oulu, Finland)

2012
PolArt2K-2000- exhibition on political art in the north of Finland. (The Kemi Art Museum, Kemi, Finland)

Beauty -Mustarinda summer exhibition (Mustarinda, Hyrynsalmi, Finland)

Alkuluku(Prime number) -Japanese contemporary art to Kainuu (Ravintola Sirius, Kajaani)

Alkuluku(Prime number) -Japanese contemporary art to Raahe (Galleria Myötätuuli, Raahe, Finland)

2011
Toisaalta 7350 Finland Kajaani city library (Finland,Kajaani)

Toisaalta 7350 (Galleria Tyko,Nurmes, Finland)

House Games 2011 (in a home apartment Puistokatu, Jyväskylä, Finland )

2008
House Games 2008 (in a home apartment Puistokatu, Jyväskylä, Finland )

2007
Ending Demo -Aftermath Series- (The Artcomplex Center of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan)

Aftermath No. 7 (The Artcomplex Center of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan)

2006
The New Faces from Printmaking (Ishida Taiseisha ICB Gallery, Kyoto, Japan)

The Group of Osaka University of Arts - Graduation Selected Works Exhibition (Suntory Museum, Osaka, Japan )

2005
Ocean Crossing: Osaka University of Arts & California College of Arts Print Exchange (San Francisco,CA)

Osaka Central Park 2005 Art Town ART AVENUE (Osaka)

International Exchange Art Exhibition (Osaka University of Arts, Osaka, Japan)

The 30th Annual Exhibition of the Association of Japanese Art Colleges (Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, Tokyo, Japan)

2004
The 29th Annual Exhibition of the Association of Japanese Art Colleges (Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, Tokyo, Japan)

CURATION

2016    Glimpse : the way you see, the way I work by new members of the Artists Association of Oulu (Valvegalleria, Oulu, Finland) 4.2.-27.2.

2012    Prime number -Japanese contemporary art to Kainuu (Ravintola Sirius, Kajaani)

2012    Prime number -Japanese contemporary art to Raahe (Galleria Myötätuuli, Raahe, Finland)

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2015    Biodiversity hymn. Vuokatti's Sports Centre (Vuokatti, Sotkamo, Finland) subscriber The Finnish Cultural Foundation Kainuu Regional Fund

GRANTS

2016    The Finnish Cultural Foundation Kainuu Regional Fund (working grant for a 12-month)

2015    Arts Promotion Centre Finland (multicultural project grant)

2014    Arts Promotion Centre Finland (project grant)

2013    Arts Promotion Centre Finland of Northern Ostrobothnia and Kainuu (project grant)

2012    The Finnish Cultural Foundation Kainuu Regional Fund (project grant)

2012    Arts Council of Finland : Grants for art projects promoting multiculturalism (project grant)

AWARDS

2014   The stamp design competition of the 150th anniversary of the Artists' Association of Finland

EVENTS

2017    Konstrundan - Open studio

2015
Open Studio with Tuija Heikura, Reijo Haukia on Night of the Arts in Kajaani (Taiteiden yö)

The Taide elämäntyönä (Art as a life's work) exhibition – The Artists' Association of Finland's 150th anniversary stamp competition submitted works at the Postal Museum, Tampere

2014    Live painting, The Night of the Arts (Kajaani Art Museum, Kajaani) 5th September

2014    [TUUBIT AUKI 11.–12.10.2014 Taidemaalariliiton taiteilijoiden maanlaajuinen avoimet työhuoneet -tapahtuma"] / Open Studio (Viestitalo/ex-Kainuun Sanomat building, Kajaani, Finland)

2014    Floating market (Kajaani marketplace) 29th August

2013    Open studio (personal studio, ex-Kainuun Sanomat building, Kajaani, Finland)

2011-2014    The sales event : Finnish Painter’s Union (Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland)

RESIDENCES

2015    Artist in residence at Serlachius, Mänttä, Finland March

2006    Jyväskylä Centre For Printmaking (May-June)

MEMBERSHIPS

Finnish Painters’ Union, kokelasjäsen

Oulu Artist Association

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

Oulu City Art Museum

City of Sotkamo, Finland.

Private collections in Finland, Japan and Canada.