Jukka Korkeila

b. 1968 Hämeenlinna, Finland

 

Lives and works Helsinki

education

1987, high school graduate, Kauriala high school, Hämeenlinna
1988 – 1990, the Helsinki University of Technology, the Department of Architecture
1990 – 1992, The University of Art and Design Helsinki, the Department of Furniture and Interior Design
1992 – 1997, the Academy of Fine Arts, Finland, the Department of Painting
1996, Bachelor of Arts in fine arts (B.A.) Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland
1997 – 1998, Hochschule der Kunste Berlin, Fachbereich 1, Klasse Koberling
2002, Master of Arts in Fine Arts (M.A.), Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland

solo exhibitions

2007
Nordic Watercolour Museum, Skärhamn, Sweden, 1.4. – 13.5.

2006
Sala Luis Miró Quesada Garland, Municipalidad de Miraflores, Lima, Peru, 15.2. – 15.3.

2005
Old Devils and Senile Gods, Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt, Amsterdam, Holland, 19.11. – 22.12.
International plug n´play, Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finland, 18.3. – 17.4.

2004
Doubting Thomas, Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, 25.9. – 19.12
He brakes for rainbows, Galleri Stefan Andersson, Umeå, Sweden, 31.1. – 10.3.

2003
Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt, Amsterdam, Holland, 12.4. – 18.5.
Honey Bear Care Center, Uppsala Konstmuseum, Sweden, 5.4. – 18.5.

2002
Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt, Amsterdam, Holland, 26.4. – 2.6.

2001
Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finland, 2.8. – 28.8.

2000
Fireproof Enema, Galleri Stefan Andersson, Umeå, Sweden, 28.10. – 30.11.
Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria, 28.5. – 24.6.

1999
Young Artist of the Year 1999, together with Janne Kaitala and Janne Räisänen
Tampere Art Museum, Finland, 6.2. – 21.3.

1998
Galerie Gebauer, Berlin, Germany, 5.9. – 2.10.

1997
Finnish-Institute, Stockholm, Sweden, 18.10. – 17.11.
one man show, Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts,Helsinki, Finland, 12.3. – 23.3.

1996
the Annual Exhibition of the graduating students, the Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland, 23.5. – 9.6., B.A.
Autonomy, the Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland, 6. – 18.2.

group exhibitions

2005
Painted into air, Wille Mäkelä & visitors, Mediatheque, Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland, 4.11.-27.11.
Intohimona taide, Vexi Salmi´s collection, Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Hämeenlinna, Finland, 17.9.-13.11.
HELSINKI INTERNATIONAL, The Korjaamo culture factory,
Helsinki, Finland, 1.-18.9.
Zomeraccrochage, Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d’Eendt, Amsterdam, Holland, 16.6. – 9.7. and 19.8. – 27.8.
ART|36|Basel / Gio´Marconi, Basel, Switzerland, 15. – 20.6.
Kokoelman tarina, Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Hämeenlinna, Finland, 13.5. – 4.9.
Stockholm Art Fair 2005 / galerie anhava and Galleri Stefan
Andersson, Älvsjö, Sweden, 7.-10.4.
Fractures of life, Kiasma, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, 2.4. – 27.11.
Blue Hall Markplatz Europa (ausgerechnet Bananen), KUNSTHALLE ARNSTADT, Arnstadt, Germany, 13.3.- 22.5.
SITUATED SELF – Confused, Compassionate and Conflictual, Tennis Palace Art museum, Finland, Helsinki, 28.4. – 6.6. and Belgrade Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrad, Serbia-Montenegro, 5.2. – 14.3.
Fabuleringer i farver og vand, Frederiks Bastion, Copenhagen, Denmark, 20.1. – 20.3.

2004
The Painting and the Memory of Painting, Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt, Amsterdam, Hollanti, ä20.11. – 18.12.
Jukka Korkeila, Thaddeus Strode and Catherine Sullivan, ARTissima 11 / Gio´Marconi, Turin, Italy, 5. – 7.11.
Ozawa Tsuyoshi: Answer with Yes and No!
The Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan, 24.8. – 5.12.
The artists see, Drawings of and interviews with the artists of the gallery, Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt,
Amsterdam, Holland, 27.5. – 3.7.
IX Mäntän kuvataideviikot, Mänttä, äFinland, 6.6. – 15.8.
Tusenfryd, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Vestfossen, Norway, 15.5. – 26.9.
Pamela Brandt, Risto Heikinheimo, Ola Kolehmainen, Jukka Korkeila, Elina Merenmies, Milla Toivanen, Santeri Tuori, Marianna Uutinen ja Marko Vuokola, galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finland, 11. – 23.5.
KunstRai / Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt, Amsterdam, Holland, 5. – 9.5.
Kollektioner, Nyförvärv till samlingen samt Bengt och Elin
Ekströms donation, Uppsala konstmuseum, Uppsala, Sweden, 7.2. – 31.5.
Termite Art Against White Elephant. Actual behaviour of drawing, Museo Colecciones ICO, Madrid, Spain, 5.2.-11.5.
Sthlm Art Fair 2004 / Galleri Stefan Andersson, 13. – 15.2.

2003
Blue Hall – Market Place Europe, Atelierhaus Panzerhalle, Groß Glienicke, Germany, 3.9. – 5.10.
Many illusions (Part II), Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt, Amsterdam ,Holland, 21.8. – 7.9.
Lazarus effect, Prague biennial 1, Prague, Czech Republic, 26.6 .- 24.8.
Sthlm Art Fair 2003 / Galerie Anhava and Galleri Stefan Andersson

2002
ART FORUM BERLIN 2003 / Galleri Stefan Andersson, Berlin, Germany
Stop for a moment – painting as presence
Arken, Ishöj, Denmark, 10.11. 2002 – 23.2.2003 and Wäinö Aaltonen Art museum, Turku, Finland, 6.9. – 27.10.2002
Wet dreams, Nordic watercolour museum, Skärhamn, Sweden
Ann Course, Jukka Korkeila, Mustafa Maluka, Jurriaan Molenaar, Yoshitomo Nara, Arkady Nasonov, Ann-Marie Schneider, Joost van den Toorn, Andrè van de Wijdeven
Galerie Tanya Rumpff, Haarlem, Holland, 1. 6. – 13.7.
ART BRUSSELS 2002 / Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt, Brussels, Belgium, 2. – 7.5.
Stories from Finland, ART MOSCOW´02, Central house of artists, Moscow, Russia, 23. – 28.4.
On the top of the world, sei artisti dai paesi nordici, Gio´ Marconi, Milan, Italy 15.3. – 27.4.
ART ROTTERDAM / Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d´Eendt, Rotterdam, Holland, 28.2. – 4.3.
Sthlm Art Fair 2002 / Galerie Anhava and Galleri Stefan Andersson

2001
Make me feel – eight statements from nordic region, ART ATHINA 2001, Helexpo Exhibition centre, Athens, Creece, 22. – 26.11.
ARS 01, Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, 30.9.2001 – 20.1.2002
Biennial in Painting, Nordic and Baltic countries, Väsby konsthall, Väsby, Sweden, 27.1. – 1.4.
Surface and Whirlpools, Borås Konstmuseum, Borås, Sweden, 17.2. – 22.4.
Sthlm Art Fair 2001 / Galerie Anhava and Galleri Stefan Andersson, Stockholm, Sweden, 8. – 11.3.

2000
Berlin – Binnendifferenz, Galerie Krinzinger, Innsbruck, Austria, 21.9. – 22.10-2000
Art Forum Berlin/Galleri Stefan Andersson, Galerie Krinzinger, Berlin, Germany
Berlin – Binnendifferenz und Icon, Galerie Krinzinger, Salzburg, Austria, 22.7. – 31.8.2000
Berlin – Binnendifferenz, Galerie Krinzinger, Bregenz, Austria, 12. 7. – 12.8.2000
MOMENTUM, Nordic Festival of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway, 20.5. – 2.7.2000
Hyvässä seurassa, Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Finland, 4.3. – 23.4.2000
Art Frankfurt / Galerie Anhava, Frankfurt, Saksa, 24. – 27.3.2000
Stockholm Art Fair 2000 / Galerie Anhava, 9. – 12.3.2000
CROSSROADS, ARTISTS IN BERLIN, Sala plaza de Espana de la comunidad Madrid, Spain, 5.2. – 2.4.2000
Carnegie Art Award – Nordic Painting 1999,
Barbican Art Gallery, London, England, 20.4. – 21.5.2000
Kvarjalsstadir, Reykjavik City Art Museum, Iceland, 4.3. – 2.4.2000
Konstakademien, Stockholm, Schweden, 21.1. – 13.2.2000

1999
Monta tapaa maalata / Många sätt att målå, Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Finland, 9.12.1999 – 9.1.2000
Carnegie Art Award – Nordic Painting 1999, Sophienholm, Lyngby, Denmark, 14.12.1999 – 9.1.2000
Amos Andersson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland 12.11. – 28.11.1999
Kuntnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway, 16.10. – 4.11.1999
ART COLOGNE / Galerie Gebauer, Cologne, Germany, 7 – 14.11.1999
Cities on the move 7, Kiasma, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, 6.11.1999 – 9.1.2000
Jukka Korkeila, Henk Jonker and Andrzej Cisowski, Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten – d`Eendt, Amsterdam, Holland, 3. – 25.9.1999
Trouble Spot, Painting, MUHKA, Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerpen, Belgium, 8.5. – 22.8.1999
(curated by Narcisse Tordoir and Luc Tuymans)
i Confini dell´Europa – Arte Contemporanea dalla Finlandia,
Casa delle Culture, Cosenza, Italy, 30.4. – 16.5.1999 ja
Museo di Gallese, Italy, 29.5. – 20.6.1999
ART FAIR Stockholm / Galerie Anhava, 11. – 14.3. 1999
ARCO 99 / Galerie Anhava, Madrid, Spain, 10. – 15.2.1999

1998
Art Forum Berlin / Galerie Gebauer, 1. – 4.10.1998
Impressionen SOKRATES/ERASMUS – studierender 1997/1998, Wissenschaftszentrum Bonn – Bad Godesberg, Gemany, 30.6. – 2.8.1998
Hochschule der Kunste rundgang, Berlin, Germany, 16. – 19.7.1998
Art Chicago / Galerie Gebauer, 8. – 12.5.1998
Gramercy Art Fair / Galerie Gebauer, New York, 8. – 11.5.1998
Art Fair Stockholm / Galerie Anhava, 4. – 8.3.1998
ARCO 98 / Galerie Gebauer, Madrid, february 1998

1997
Gallery Saorihiroba, Osaka, Japan, 23. – 28.6.1997
Art Space-gallery, Nishinomiya, Japan, 16. – 21. 6.1997

1996
Comment, the national exhibition of the young artists, W&G´s printing office, Tapiola, Espoo, Finland, 6. – 24.11.1996
28. Festival of international painting, Cagnes sur Mer, France, 29.6. – 29.9.1996
10 rooms in Helsinki, Jose Maria Sicilia- workshop, the gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki,1996

1995
Arskalandia, the Olympic Stadium, Helsinki, 1.4.1995
48. exhibition of the young artists, Kunsthalle Helsinki, 1995

1994
Kuin kaksi marjaa, together with Janne Räisänen Cafe Escale, 6.11. – 27.11.1994

Artworks in collections:
Apoteksbolagets Konstförening, Sweden
Arken, Museum for moderne kunst, Denmark
Collections of the Academy of Fine Arts, Finland
Göteborg Museum of Art, Sweden
Helsinki City Art Museum, Finland
Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Finland
Kiasma, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Finland
Malmö Konstmuseum, Sweden
Moderna Museet, Sweden
Nordic Watercolour Museum, Sweden
Sara Hildén Art Museum, Finland
National Public Art Council, Sweden
Tampere Art Museum, Finland
Västerbottens Landsting, Sweden
Uppsala museum of art, Sweden
private collections in Finland, Sweden, Italy, Holland, Germany, and Austria

Biblography

Selected reviews & texts:
Arjan Reinders: Jukka Korkeila [ Van Dieten – d’Eendt ], Kunstbeeld nr 11 / 2005, p. 62
Tehdään se toisin, Helsinki International, Muoto 25 vuotta, s. 43, MUOTO 4/05 SYYSKUU 2005
Juha-Heikki Tihinen, Näyttelyt ja niiden tilat, s.57, taide 3/05, ISSN 0039-8977
Timo Valjakka: „Taiteessani on kyse rehellisyydestä“, C4, HS 19.3.2005
Hajo Schiff: 26. Biennale von São Paulo, Geschichte der Ausstellung und Thesen des Kurators, p. 230, Kunstforum 173, November – Dezember 2004
Angela Rosenberg: Jukka Korkeila – Heavyweight, Jukka Korkeila: Doubting Thomas,ä äFRAME publication 22, ISBN 952-5065-20-0, äOtava Publishing Company, Keuruu, Finland, 2004
Kari Immonen: äDoubting Thomas Korkeila’s Baroque pose, Jukka Korkeila: Doubting Thomas,ä äFRAME publication 22, ISBN 952-5065-20-0, äOtava Publishing Company, Keuruu, Finland, 2004
Kari Immonen: Painting as a Tool Against Prejudice: Interview with Jukka Korkeila, äFRAMEWORK: The Finnish Art Review 1/2004, ISSN 1459-6288
Mika Hannula, Paint It Black. Painting As A Zombie Medium, FLASH ART, no. 226, October 2002
Mika Hannula: Interview with Jukka Korkeila, Stop for a moment – Painting as presence, Publ. by Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art, NIFCA publication 21, ISBN 951-8955-70-0, Vammalan kirjapaino OY, Vammala, Finland,

2002
Harald Fricke: Ridden by Pleasures When Dionysus meets Apollo: The work of Jukka Korkeila / Nautintojen ajamana Kun Dionysos kohtaa Apollon: Jukka Korkeilan teokset, ARS 01, Avautuvia näköaloja / Unfolding perspectives, Nykytaiteenmuseo Kiasma, Nykytaiteenmuseon julkaisuja 78/2001, ISBN 951-53-2342-8, F.G.Lönnberg, Helsinki, Finland, 2001
Minna Turtiainen, text for Surface and Whirlpools – Finnish Contemporary Art, Borås Konstmuseum, Borås, Ruotsi, ISBN 91-973986-0-8, Fälth & Hässler, Värnamo, Sweden, 2001
Mika Hannula: Kolmas tila – väärinymmärtäminen eettisenä lähtökohtana, s. 71, KUVATAIDEAKATEMIA, Helsinki 2001, ISBN 951-53-2353-8, Cosmoprint
Peter Herbstreuth: Brushholder Values – Figuren malerischer Leidenschaft in der Medienkultur / Brushholder Values – Maalauksellisen intohimon figuurit mediakulttuurissa, Vuoden nuori taiteilija 1999, Janne Kaitala, Jukka Korkeila, Janne Räisänen, Tampereen taidemuseon julkaisuja 86, ISBN 952-9549-55-5, Litopaino Kylkilahti Ky,

1999
Mika Hannula: Wenn sich alles, was solides ist, in luft auflöst / Kun kaikki pysyvä haihtuu pois, Catalogue: Jukka Korkeila / Galerie Gebauer, Ruksal Druck, Berlin, 1998

publications

2005
SITUATED SELF, Confused, Conflictual and Compassionate – Belgrade: Museum of Contemporary Art, 2005, ISBN 86-7101-222-0

2004
Jukka Korkeila: Doubting Thomas,ä äFRAME publication 22, äOtava Publishing Company, Keuruu, Finland, 2004, ISBN 952-5065-20-0
niin & näin, filosofinen aikakauslehti, numero 41 | kesä 2/2004, ISSN 1237-1645
Arte termita contra elefante blanco, comportamientos actuales del dibujo / Termite Art Against White Elephant. Actual behaviour of
drawing, de la edicion Fundación ICO, 2004, ISBN 84-932306-4-2

2002
Stop for a moment – Painting as presence, Publ. Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art, NIFCA publication 21, ISBN 951-8955-70-0, Vammalan kirjapaino OY, Vammala, 2002

2001
ARS 01- Avautuvia näköaloja / Unfolding perspectives, Nykytaiteenmuseo Kiasma, Nykytaiteenmuseon julkaisuja 78/2001, ISBN 951-53-2342-8, F.G.Lönnberg, Helsinki, 2001
Surface and Whirlpools – Finnish Contemporary Art, Borås Konstmuseum, Borås, Ruotsi, ISBN 91-973986-0-8, Fälth & Hässler, Värnamo, Ruotsi, 2001
Kolmas tila – väärinymmärtäminen eettisenä lähtökohtana, KUVATAIDEAKATEMIA, Helsinki 2001, ISBN 951-53-2353-8, Cosmoprint

2000
Cruce de Caminos – Artistas en Berlin / Crossroads – Artists in Berlin, Sala de Exposicio de la Plaza de España, Comunidad de Madrid, T.F. Artes Gráficas, 2000, ISBN 84-451-1740-8
BIENNALE SYD 2000, Det Fluktuerende Maleri, äChristiansands kunstförening Sörlandets kunstmuseum, Norway, Bryne Offset, 2000

1999
Carnegie Art Award – Nordic Painting 1999, Ulrika Levén (Publ.), Stockholm, 1999
Maailmat sormenpäissä, Suomen Kulttuurirahasto, ISBN 951-95488-3-1, Erweko OY, Helsinki, 1999
Vuoden nuori taiteilija 1999, Janne Kaitala, Jukka Korkeila, Janne Räisänen, Tampereen taidemuseon julkaisuja 86, ISBN 952-9549-55-5, Litopaino Kylkilahti Ky, 1999

1998
Catalogue: Jukka Korkeila / Galerie Gebauer, Ruksal Druck, Berlin, 1998