Curriculum Vitae

 

Elena Maijala, artist/painter

Born October 10, 1951 in Helsinki, Finland

 

Art Education

1987-93  Private Art School

1998-04  Painting and drawing lessons with professors M. Kudrevatyj and G.I. Manasherov from St. Petersbourg National  Repin Academy of Painting, Schulpture and Architecture

2004  Complementary schooling by the Art Academy of Finland

 

Solo Shows abroad

2010  Castello di TAurasi (Avellino), Italia

2009  Kópavogur Art Museum, Iceland

2001  Lungmen Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

1999  Pacific Cultural Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan

1995  Gallery Swan, 545 Broadway, New York

1992  Galerie Ynsprugger Werkstatt, Innsbruck, Austria

1991  Galerie Josette Meyer, Paris, France 

 

Group shows abroad

2013  Grand Design, London

2004  Villa Riso & Museu do Primero Reinado, Rio de Janeiro

2001  Galerie Werkstatt-Laden, Winterthur, Switzerland

1997  International Art Expo, The Floating Gallery at Carnegie Hall, New York City

1997  Swan-MyungSook Lee Gallery, 545 Broadway, New York

1997  The International ART 27 Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Marly le Roi (Paris), France

1996  Planetary Renaissance, International Art Spectacular, St. Paul, MN, USA

1996  Icarus 2003, International Art Exhibition, Nags Head, NC, USA

1996  Art Addiction, Stockholm, Sweden

1995  30th International Exhibition, Fine Arts Institute of the San Bernardino County Museum, CA, USA

1995  1st International Erotic Art Expo, Griffin Gallery, Miami Beach, USA

1995  National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.

1995  International Art Competition, 54 Gallery, New York

1995  International Arts Festival, Alliance of Women in the Arts, Fort Mason Center, San Fransisco, USA

1993  Sodarco International Spring Contest, Montreal, Canada

1992  Group IN, Raathausgalerie, Castrop Rauxel, Germany

1990-99  Assosiación Hispano-Nordica, Fuengirola, Spain

 

Solo Shows in Finland

2018  Gallerie G12, Helsinki

2018  Gallerie G12, Kuopio

2015  Lovisa Art Center

2013  “The World is not enough”, Bulevardi 7, Helsinki

2010  Gallerie Oljemark, Helsinki 

2009  “Before Kalevala”, Bulevardi 7, Helsinki

2007  “Beyond the Aura”, Galerie Oljemark, Helsinki

2006  “The Measure of Life”, Kanneltalo, Helsinki

2005  STOA Gallery, Helsinki

2004  Galleria Gaia, Helsinki

2003  Boknäs Gallery, Helsinki

2003  Galleria Seriola, Tampere

2003  Galleria Primavera, Helsinki

2001  Galleria Uusitalo, Helsinki

1997  Galleria Katariina, Helsinki

1996  Pohjola Art Gallery, Helsinki

1994-95  S-Gallery, Helsinki

1993-94  Cultural Center in Tammisaari

1992  Salon Bellarte, Turku

1992  French Cultural Center, Helsinki

1990-91  Russian Cultural Center, Helsinki

1990  Keski-Suomen Taidegalleria, Jyväskylä

Group Shows in Finland

2014-15  ArtHelsinki

2011-13  ArtForum, Helsinki

2006  “My Helsinki”, Water Colour Exhibition at Sanomatalo of Helsingin Sanomat, Helsinki

2005  Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations at Porvoo Art Factory

1996-08  Annual Exhibitions of Wiborg Art Assosiacion

2000  Uudet Maan Kuvat, regional exhibition, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki

1999  Emil Cedercreuz Art Museum in Harjavalta of the Union of Finnish Art Assosiacions

1998  Helsinki Art Assosiacion’s exhibition in Suomenlinna

1997  Exhibition of Helsinki Art Assosiacion celebrating it’s 30th Anniversary

1994  Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Assosiacions at the South Carelian Art Museum in Lappeenranta 1992  A-Vakuutus Insurance Company celebrated it’s 60th birthday with art exhibitions in 15 cities around Finland

1990  Annual Exhibition of the Union of Finnish Art Associations at Kulttuurikeskus Poleeni, Pieksämäki, Finland