Janne Räisänen

Born 1971 in Pudasjärvi
Lives and works in Helsinki
E-mail: jraisanen@gmail.com

education

1991-92 Liminka School of Art
1992-96 Academy of Fine Arts, Department of Painting, B.F.A-degree
1996 Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main, Erasmus exchange student
-98 Academy of Fine Arts, Department of Painting, M.F.A-degree

solo exhibitions

2005
Janne Räisänen Special, Galerie Anhava, Stockholm Art Fair Stockholm
Janne Räisänen Museum, Kluuvi gallery, Helsinki
(with Juha-Heikki Tihinen and Juhana Heikonen)
heilvangoghundleongolub, Taidesalonki Husa, Tampere

2004
Right Said Frank Party, Galerie Frank, Paris (feat. DJ Jean-Michelle)

2003
Welcome to My Head, Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
Warum ich bin Jonathan Meese und die Andere nicht?, Menchenraum 2, (Orangerie), Berlin
The Great Cornholio, Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki

2002
Artsporz, Galleria Kari Kenetti, Helsinki
Kekarainen vs. Räisänen, Oulu Art Museum

2001
Kunstverein Göttingen, Germany (with Gerhard Richter) (cat.)
Finland Institute, Berlin
Hard House, Galleria Kari Kenetti, Helsinki

2000
Studio Hyäryllistä, Turku
Stalke galleri, Copenhagen

1999
JR Dubilla, Galleria Kari Kenetti, Helsinki
Young Artist of the Year, Tampere Art Museum (cat.)

1998
Titanik, Turku

1997
Kluuvi Gallery, Helsinki

1996
Stoa Gallery, Helsinki
Lakari School, Pudasjärvi
Spring exhibition, Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki
Academy of Fine Arts, Yrjönkatu, Helsinki

1994

Cafe Imamin keinutuoli, Helsinki
Cafe Escale with Jukka Korkeila, Helsinki
Gallery Rannanmatala with Janne Kaitala, Oulu

1993
NuKu-Center, Oulu

1992
Koskenhovi, Pudasjärvi

other exhibitions

2005
BIAB05, Beijing Biennale, China
A Passion for Art, Vexi Salmi Collection, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
URB05, First We Take Museums, Kiasma (wall painting with Janne Siltanen)
Galerie Anhava, Helsinki
Art Brussels, Galerie Anhava, Brussels
Vasta maalattu – Peinture Fraîche, Kerava Art Museum

2004
Questions and answers?, Pori Art Museum
IX Mänttä Summer Show, Mänttä, Finland, Curator Kari Kenetti (cat.)
maco, Galerie Frank, Mexico City
Vasta maalattu – Peinture Fraîche, Le Triage, Paris (cat.)
ARCO, Galerie Forsblom, Madrid

2003
Suomi!, Galerie Frank, Paris
Art Basel Miami Beach, Galerie Frank, Miami
Artissima, Galerie Frank, Turin
FIAC, Galerie Frank, Paris
Artforum, Galerie Frank, Berlin
Art Brussels, Galerie Frank, Paris

2002
Carnegie Art Award, Helsinki Art Hall (cat.)
Carnegie Art Award, Konstakademien,Stockholm
Carnegie Art Award, Listafn Kópavogs, Reykjavik
Carnegie Art Award, Victoria Miro gallery, London

2001
Carnegie Art Award, Kunsternes Hus, Oslo
Strictly Painting II, Galerie Voges+Deisen, Frankfurt am Main
Carnegie Art Award, Arken Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishöj, Denmark Frankfurt Art.,Gallery Kari Kenetti, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2000
Frankfurt Art, Gallery Kari Kenetti, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Stockholm Art Fair, Gallery Kari Kenetti, Stockholm, Sweden
Hyvässä seurassa, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
Carnegie Art Award, Barbican Art Gallery, London (cat.)
Carnegie Art Award, Kjarvallstadir, Reykjavik City Art Museum
Carnegie Art Award, Konstakademien, Stockholm

1999
Carnegie Art Award, Sophienholm, Lyngby
Carnegie Art Award, Amos Anderson´s Art Museum, Helsinki
Carnegie Art Award, Kunsternesthus, Oslo
Cable Factory Gallery, Helsinki
Gallery Kari Kenetti, Helsinki
Borey Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia
Frankfurt Art, Gallery Kari Kenetti, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

1998
Stund och känsla, Kunstepidemi, Gothenburg, Sweden (cat.)
Rosolli, Finnish Artists´ Annual Exhibition, Kerava Art Museum

1997
Triangeli, Otso Gallery, Espoo (with Elina Nurminen and Petri Makkonen)
Junge Kunst Symposium ´97, Gütersloh, Germany
Plan Nine, Oulu Art Museum

1996
Jose Maria Sicilia Workshop, Gallery of Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki

1995
Oulu County Annual Exhibition, Oulu Art Museum
Exhibition of the Young, Helsinki Art Hall

1994
Finnish Artists´ Union´s annual exhition, Lappeenranta Art Museum
Lapland Art Summer 1994, Marraskoski School, Rovaniemi

1993
Oulu Art Exhibition, Oulu Art Museum

1992
Oulu County Annual Exhibition, Oulu Art Museum

publications

1996
“Little Janne´s Trip Through Finland” (Finland Project 1995)

happenings

2000
Realm of the Senses, painting performance, Hyäryllistä studio, Turku
Painting performance, Jollas Institute, Helsinki
Intencities/Art Genda, painting performance, VR Magazines, Helsinki

1998
Painting Performance with Ilkka-Juhani Takalo-Eskola and Sampsa
Virkajärvi, Pop/Jazz Conservatoire, Helsinki

1997
Dancer in J-P Hotinen´s Työnäytös show, Theatre Museum,
Helsinki (Choreographer Hanna Brotherus)

1996
Art Goes Kapakka, Helsinki Festival,

1996
Window-Painting Performance, Cafe Strindberg

grants

2005
Finnish Cultural Foundation

2004
Finnish Cultural Foundation

2003
Finnish Cultural Foundation

2002
Cultural Foundation of Uusimaa
Ministry of Education in Finland

2001
Kordelin Foundation
Central Committee of Arts
FRAME, Finnish Fund for Art Exchange
FRAME, Finnish Fund for Art Exchange

2000
State´s One-Year Grant

1999
Art Committee of Uusimaa County
Central Committee of Arts

1998
Ministry of Education in Finland
Finnish Cultural Foundation

1997
State´s Art Committee
Paulo Foundation

jurys

2006
Stiff Sixteen, Young Artists 2006, Helsinki Kunsthalle

2005
The 70th Anniversary Show of the Free Art School, Free Art School, Helsinki

memberships

2003
Forum Box

2002
Visible Space

1997
Muu ry

Painters´ Union

awards

2004
Nomination for Ars Fennica Art Award
Nomination for The Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative

1999/2001
Nomination for Carnegie Art Award
Young Artist of the Year 1999, with Janne Kaitala and Jukka Korkeila
Finnish Art Association´s Ducat Prize

collections

Oulu Art Museum
Museum of Contemporary Art, Kiasma
Helsinki City Art Museum
Sara Hilden Art Museum, Tampere
Turku Art Museum
Tampere Art Museum
Espoo City
Tampere City
Wihuri Foundation (Rovaniemi Art Museum)
Hämeenlinna Art Museum
Saastamoinen Foundation
Pori Art Museum
State of Sweden (Statens Konstråd), Sweden
Agilent Technologies, Denmark
ArtFrankfurt (Messe), Germany
Gothenburg Art Museum, Sweden
Bohus County, Sweden
Keleia Foundation, Slovenia
Swanljung Collection, Helsinki
Post-Tele Corporation
+private collectors