Sanna Maria Paananen

CV

Artist resume
Sanna Maria Paananen (born 1988, Kouvola)
sannamariapaananen@gmail.com

Art education
2009-2013 Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, department of culture, painting
2011-2012 Repin Institute of Arts, exchange
2008-2009 Visual Arts Education of the Repin Institute at Kotka
2007-2008 Atelier Stockholm

Upcoming exhibitions
2021 Paananen&Ulvila, solo show, Gumbostrand Konst&Form, Söderkulla, Finland
2021 Paananen&Ulvila, solo show, Voipaalan taidekeskus, Valkeakoski, Finland
2020 Paananen&Ulvila, solo show, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra, Finland

Past solo shows
2019 Paananen&Ulvila, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere, Finland
2018 HeArtGallery, Hengelo, Netherlands
2017 Paananen&Ulvila, Vaasa City Art Gallery, Vaasa, Finland
2017 Gallery Kouta, Kouvola, Finland
2016 Gallery Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, Finland
2015 Paananen&Ulvila, Tampere Maja, Tartto, Estonia
2015 Paananen&Ulvila, Gallery Uusikuva, Kotka, Finland
2014 Varikkogalleria, Seinäjoki, Finland
2014 Gallery 3H+K, Pori, Finland
2013 Gallery Unknown Cargo, Helsinki, Finland

Select group shows
2019 Gallery Pato, Kouvola, Finland
2019 Finnish Painter Union's "Carousel"-miniexhibition, TM-gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2018 S-Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2018 Kaakko18, Lappeenranta Art Museum, Lappeenranta, Finland
2017 Gumbostrand Konst&Form, Sipoo, Finland
2017 Hiekka Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
2017 Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Lahti, Finland
2016 Maritime Centre Vellamo, Kotka
2016 The Art of Basware, Musiikkitalo, Helsinki, Finland
2015 Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki
2015 AlbumArte, Rome, Italy
2015 Valvegalleria, Oulu, Finland
2015 Galleria2, Pirkkala, Finland
2014 Gallery Uusi Kipinä, Lahti, Finland
2014 Gallery Hoi Sie, Lappeenranta, Finland
2014 Gallery Pihatto, Lappeenranta, Finland
2014 The Art of Basware, Musiikkitalo, Helsinki, Finland
2013 Art Museum Lahti, Lahti, Finland
2013 Art Museum Imatra, Imatra, Finland
2012 Art Museum Imatra, Imatra, Finland
2010 Art Museum Kouvola, Kouvola, Finland
2010 Gallery Human|Culture, Imatra, Finland
2010 Gallery Kulo, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 Gallery Uusikuva, Kotka, Finland

Grants
2016 Finnish Cultural Foundation, Kymenlaakso Regional fund
2015 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Arts Council of Southeast Finland
2014 City of Imatra, grant for arranging an exhibition
2014 City of Imatra, grant for arranging an exhibition
2014 Finnish Cultural Foundation, the South Ostrobothnia Regional Fund, grant for arranging an exhibition
2013 City of Imatra, Art grant

Memberships
2016- Rajataide Association, Exhibition secretary for Gallery Rajatila (2016-), board member 2017-
2015- Finnish Painters' Union
2015- Tampere Artists' Association
2013- South Karelian Artists' Association

In collections
Saimaa University of Applied Sciences
Helia Fund
Tampere Maja

In publications
2016 Repin institute of Kotka, 10-year anniversary publication
2012 Anatomical Drawing, exhibition catalogue