Curriculum vitae / Paula Haapalahti

 

Represented by:

LACDA, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Rex Bruce, LA, USA (2014-2020)

Colorida Art Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal (2017-2021)

 

EXHIBITIONS 2021
  • PH21 Gallery, “Dis/Harmony”, selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 16.12.21-8.1.22

  • 6th Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography, FotoNostrum, selected artist, Barcelona, Spain, 9.12.21-9.1.22

  • GlassHouse, open selling exhibition of VTL, Helsinki, Finland, 10.11.-14.11.2021

  • PH21 Gallery,  “Personality: Contemporary portraiture”,  selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 11.3.-3.4.2021

  • @SCOPE IMMERSIVE, “In Transition”, Miami 2020 virtual exhibition See.me, Miami, USA

EXHIBITIONS 2020
  • Maamustan Studio & Galleria, open selling exhibition of VTL, Helsinki, Finland, 13.11.-15.11.2020

  • FotoNostrum, 14th Julia Cameron Award Exhibition, selected artist, Barcelona, Spain, 10.9.-23.12.2020

  • PH21 Gallery,  “Portraits Without Faces”,  selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 2.7.-25.7.2020

  • FotoNostrum, selected artist, Honorable mention, Barcelona, Spain, 4.3.-28.3.2020

EXHIBITIONS 2019
  • ACQUA, Villa Bretano, selected artist, Milano, Italy, 30.11.-19.12.2019

  • Lokarjeva Gallerija, LYNXPRIZE2019, selected artist top "70" , Ajdovscina, Slovenia, 30.11.-14.12.2019

  • PH21 Gallery,  “Staged”,  selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 21.11.-14.12.2019

  • World Wide Art Show London, selected artist, London, UK, 3.12.-7.12.2019

  • Gallery Albert IX, “Alussa on ajatus”, invited artist, Helsinki, Finland 15.10.-27.10.2019

  • Tivarnella Art Consulting, LYNXPRIZE2019, selected artist “top 70”, Trieste, Italy, 6.10.-27.10.2019

  • PH21 Gallery,  “Clitch”,  selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 29.8.-21.9.2019

  • Art Fair Finland 2019, selected artist, Helsinki, Finland, 22.5.-26.5.2019

  • Woman’s Essence, concomitant event of official pavilion of 58th Biennale di Venezia, selected artist, Venice, Italy, 10.5.-17.5.2019

  • 12th Julia Margaret Cameron Collective Exhibition, Honorable Mention, Barcelona, Spain,  May 2019

  • LACDA, 15 Year Anniversary Members Exhibit, LA, USA, 11.4.-4.5.2019

  • Art Nordic Fair, Copenhagen, Denmark,  5.4.-7.4.2019

  • Linus Art Gallery, “Fragmented” online exhibition, selected artist, CA, USA, 1.2.-28.2.2019

  • PH21 Gallery,  “Feminine/Masculine”,  selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 17.1.-9.2.2019

EXHIBITIONS 2018
  • LACDA, "Open Source", International Exhibition, LA, USA, 13.12.2018-10.1.2019

  • Blank Wall Gallery  “Winter”,  Athens, Greece,  7.12.-19.12.2018

  • Flori Gallery, “ Contemporary Artists Meeting”, Montecatini Therme, Italy, 15-10.-30.10.2018

  • Colorida Art Gallery,  Lisbon, Portugal,  13.10.-26.10.2018

  • MissPopArt, “Hiddenplaces in Paris”, solo exhibition Marais, Paris, France, 5.10.-21.12.2018

  • 5th Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography, finalist, Barcelona, Spain, 4.10.-21.10.2018

  • LACDA, "Open Source 2", International Exhibition, LA, USA, 13.9.-6.10.2018

  • LACDA, "Open Source", International Exhibition, LA, USA, 9.8.-1.9.2018

  • PH21 Gallery,  “Corpo Realities”,  selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 14.6.-17.7.2018

  • LACDA, Members Exhibit, LA, USA, 12.5.-2.6.2018
  • 5th Base Gallery,  The Competition Exhibition, London, UK, 13.4.-15.4.2018
  • Vinosfera, “Hiddenplaces in Paris”, solo exhibition Marais, Paris, France, 21.3.2018-
  • PH21 Gallery, "Peripheral Visions",  selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 22.3.-14.4.2018​

  • “Snap to grid “LACDA,  Exhibition in LA, USA  14.12.17- 6.1.2018​

 Exhibitions 2017
  • PH21 Gallery, "The Shape of things",  selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 23.11.-16.12.2017​

  • 5th Base Gallery, The Competition Exhibition,  London, UK, 21.11.-22.11.2017

  • Lokarjeva Gallerija, LYNXPRIZE2017, selected artist , Ajdovscina, Slovenia  17.11.-2.12.2017

  • “Alchemic Body”  FIRE . AIR . WATER . EARTH , Jorge Jutrado Gallery, Bogotà, Colombia, 1.11-30.11.2017

  • Open Studio 1535, #Series57daysinparis, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France, 20.10.2017

  • Lux Art Gallery, LYNXPRIZE2017, selected artist, Trieste, Italy 23.9.-15.10.2017

  • Pop-up Gallery Wheel, "As sencitive as strong",Helsinki, Finland, 14.8.-30.8.2017

  • Anima Mundi Exhibtion, Counsioussness, Art House Venice & Palazzo Ca' Zanardi , Venice, Italy.  13.7.-3.9.2017

  • PH21 Gallery, Mobile Only, selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 6.7.-1.8.2017

  • Galerie Marzia Frozen, ARTOPIA,  Berlin, Germany,  10.6.-30.6.2017

  • Flyer Art Group, World Wide Art Show 2017 , New York, USA, 3.6.-27.6.2017

  • VirArt Gallery PRIZE 2017,Continuous Innovation, virtualexhibition, USA, New York, 11.5.–31.5.2017

  • LACDA  Memeber Exhibit, LA, USA, 19.4.-13.5.2017

  • Galerija Zvonimir, LYNXPRIZE2016, selected artist, Zagreb, Croatia, open date 2017

  • Fortezza Nuova, LYNXPRIZE2016, selected artist, Toscana, Livorno, Italy, 3.3.-23.3.2017

  • Flyer Art Gallery, Beauty & Elegance Exhibition, Roma, Italy, 13.1.-25.1.2017

EXHIBITIONS 2016
  • “Snap to grid “LACDA, selected artist, Exhibition in LA, USA  8.12.- 31.12 .2016

  • Lokarjeva Gallerija, LYNXPRIZE2016, selected artist, Ajdovscina, Slovenia  26.11.-16.12.2016

  • Lux Art Gallery, LYNXPRIZE2016, selected artist, Trieste, Italy 25.9.-16.10.2016

  • European Art Museum, permanent collection, Frederiksvaerk, Denmark  2.9.2016

  • Art Nation Gallery, Wynwood, Summer Exhibition, Miami, USA,1.6.-31.7. 2016

  • Chashama Gala 2016 after party event, Seeme, digital exhibition, NY, USA, 8.6.2016

  • Open Art School, 5th Final Exhibition, Helsinki, Finland, 21.5.-29.5.2016

  • LACDA 12 Year Anniversary Represented Artists Exhibit, LA, USA, 14.4.-6.5.2016

  • Art Nation Gallery, represented artist, Miami, USA, 11.2. 2016

  • Flyer Art Gallery, March Art Rome, International Art Exhibition, Roma, Italy, 4.3.-13.3.2016

  • Galleria Fogga, Tuttuuden tuntua “De ja’ vu”, selected artist, Helsinki, Finland 2.1.–21.1.2016

  • PH21 Gallery, Light & Shadow, selected artist, Budapest, Hungary, 17.12.2015.-19.1.2016

  • “Snap to grid “LACDA, selected artist, Exhibition in LA, USA  10.12.2015- 2.1 .2016

EXHIBITIONS 2015
  • Joyful Colors 4 Christmas 2015, International Art Exhibition, Flyer Gallery, Roma, Italy, 18.12.-31.12.2015​

  • ​Art  Nation, Basel Miami, Fl, USA, 1.-31.12.2015

  • Scope, selected artist,  digital Exhibition SeeMe, Miami, Fl, USA, 1.12-6.12.2015

  • PH21 Gallery, selected artist,  Budapest, Hungary, 4.11.-24.11.205

  • International Art Exhibition Roma 2015, Flyer Gallery,selected artist, Italy, 23.10.-4.11.2015

  • ART NOW The Artists Fair London, selected artist, UK, 22.10.-26.10.2015

  • Gallery G25N, Online exhibition, selected artist, NY, USA 16.10.2015-16.11.2015

  • Brisbane Art Prize & Life Art Woldwide exhibitions, selected artist, Brisbane, Australia, 23.-27.9.2015​

  • ​“VinArt Montecarlo”,  Montecarlo di Lucca, Italy, 28.8.-9.9.2015

  • 7th International Collective”, Farini Concept Gallery, Bologna, Italy, 4.7.-25.7.2015

  • SELF Art Festival,  Art House Venice & Palazzo Ca' Zanardi , Venice, Italy. 9.5.-15.9.2015

              Self Portraits, 17.6-27.6.2015
             Self Identities, 1.7.-11.7.2015
              Fractal Identities, 15.7.-25.7.2015
              Self Memories, 5.8.-15.8.2015

  • ​EXPOSURE Louvre,  selected artist, digital billboard Exhibition, Paris, France, 13.7.2015

  • VirArt Gallery Prize 2015, virtualexhibition, USA, New York, 1.6.–30.6.2015

  • “Future Identities – Bodies. Places. Spaces”, Laura Haber Gallery,  Buenos Aires, Argentina , 25.4.-20.5.2015

  • RomArt 2015, Roma, Italy, 15.–18.5.2015

  • LACDA 11 Year Anniversary Represented Artists Exhibit, LA, USA, 9.4.-14.5.2015

  • ArtExpo New York 2015, Artfair, 23.–26.4.2015

  • HYBRID EFFECTS . From Solid Body to Liquid Cities, International Exhibition in Palazzo Radetzky, Milan, Italy, 14.-19.4.2015

  • “ Women in Focus”, Online Exhibition Atlanta, USA 17.3.-30.4.2015.

  • VirArt Gallery, virtualexhibition, USA, New York, 8.–31.3.2015

  • “All women”, online exhibition SR (Special Recognition), Light & Space & Time Gallery, FL, USA, 1.–31.3.2015

  • “Liquid Identities”,  The Ferry Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand, 7.–14.3.2015

  • “Liquid Rooms, the Labyrinth” , Art House Venice,  Venice, Italy, 27.2.–20.3.2015

  • “Hybrid Memories” International Exhibition, BAC - Bogotá Arte Contemporáneo, Bogota, Colombia. 14.1.–13.2.2015

  • “Contemporary Venice” – It’s LIQUID International Art Show, Palazzo Flangini, Venice, Italy,  15.12.2014–31.1.2015

  • “Snap to grid “LACDA, selected artist, Exhibition in LA (los Angeles center of digital art) during  11.12.2014–10.1.2015

EXHIBITIONS 2014
  • “Art goes Miami” at Scoope, selected artist,  digital Exhibition, Miami, USA, 7.12.2014

  • “ HYBRID IDENTITIES”, international experimental video-art festival, Almeria, Spain, at MECA

         Mediterráneo Centro Artístico, 22.11. 2014

  • HIDDEN ROOMS. IDENTITIES.CITIES.MEMORIES. International festival of video art, experimental dance and performance.
    Italy, Venice at Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi, 19.1–21.11. 2014. 

  • “Future Identities” – Bodies, Places, Spaces, International Exhibition in Palazzo Albrizzi in Venice, Italy, 12.–21.9.2014.

  • “SOCIAL CITIES - Self Identities, Common Places”, International Exhibition in Palazzo Albrizzi in  Venice, Italy, 23.8.–7.9.2014

  • Works & Works” International Art Exhibition, the Castle in Capalbio Aldobrandeschi Colacchioni, Italy, 6.–12.7.2014

  • “Top 40 “LACDA, selected artist, Exhibition in LA (los Angeles Center of Digital Art) during 12.6.–5.7.2014

  • “Landscapes Near and Far”, "Green View 1" the 4th Place Award winner, online exhibition, Leading Artist Gallery, USA

  • Abstraction to Distraction online exhibition, Raebec Gallery, USA

  • Figurative art, online exhibition SR (Special Recognition), Light & Space & Time Gallery, FL, USA'

 

Residencies

2017 September–October| Cite Internationale des Arts Paris, France, (1.9.–27.10.2017 as an selected artist)

2014 September–October| Cite Internationale des Arts Paris, France, (22.9.–22.10.2014 as a visiting artist)

 

Catalogues & books
2020 March| 
FotoNostrum book, Spain
2019 December| WWA Fair, London, UK

2019 May| Art Freaks catalogue, ON, Canada

2019 May| Woman’s Essence catalogue, Italy
2019 March| Art Nordic catalogue, Denmark
2018 July| Effetto Arte, Italy

2017 September| LYNX2017 catalogue, Italy

2017 September| Anima Mundi Festival, catalogue, Italy

2017 June|  Wold Wide New York , catalogue, Italy/USA

2017 June|  ARTOPIA catalogue, Germany

2016 September| LYNX2016 catalogue finalist, Italy

2016 September| European Art Museum, permanent collection book, Denmark

2016 March| The Beauty of Humanity, The SCOPE Miami art book 2015, Miami, USA

2016 February| Vir Art Gallery Artists Catalogue 2015, NY, USA

2015 September| SELF Festival, Event Catalogue, Venice, Italy
2015 September| Brisbane ArtPrize, Event Catalogue, Brisbane, Australia

2015 September| OverArt, Premio della Critica, Palermo, Italy
2015 August| The Exposure Award, The Art Photograph Collection  book (page 140), USA​
2015 July| Arte a Palazzo, Event Catalogue, Bologna, Italy
2015 May| RomArt2015, Event Cataloque, Rome, italy

2015 March | All Women 2015 Online Art Exhibition, Event Catalogue, FL, USA 

2014 December | Catalogo ConCorso Buenos Aires 6 , Milan, Italy

2014 May| Figurative 2014 Online Art Exhibition – Event Catalogue, FL. USA

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2012– | Zenaja Gallery and free artist

Exhibition organizer at ArtHelsinki2012, MarbArt 2012, and ArtForum Helsinki 2012. Also administrative work for an artist , assisting editing artbook 2013.

1993–2012 | OY ELFVING HOLDING AB 

Communication Manager, Internal and External Communication, webmaster. (1993–2002 Buyer, selling.)
1989–1993 | Living in Hong Kong

Designing labels and accountancy and voluntary working.

1986–1989 | Danske Bank

User designer, Compilation of Bank Guarantee user manual and branch offices training.

1974–1986 | Nordea Bank