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PAUNO POHJOLAINEN

Born 1949, Kuopio
Address: Neulalammentie 22, 70780 Kuopio, Suomi, Europe
Phone: +358 44 36 12 949
pauno.pohjolainen@gmail.com
www.paunopohjolainen.net

Spouce Architect Annika Pohjolainen
Children Pia 1970, Panu 1976, Oona 1993, Ella 1994, Inga 1995, Iida 1997, Eliel 1999

ART EDUCTION

The Finnish Academy of Fine Arts 1976-80

MEMBERSHIPS

Finnish Painters' Union
Assosiation of Finnish Sculptors
Ars Libera

COMMISSIONS OF TRUST

Member of the board of Ars Libera 1981-85
Member of the board of The Painters' Union 1984-87
The States Commission of Art 1986-87

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 "Father and Daughter", G12 Kuopio
2016 Summer Exhibition at Möhkö, Ilomantsi
2015 Summer Exhibition at Möhkö, Ilomantsi
2014 Summer Exhibition at Möhkö, Ilomantsi
2013 "Master and Journeyman", The Perniö City Hall
2013 Summer Exhibition at Möhkö, Ilomantsi
2012 Lieksa Hall of Culture
2011 "The Last supper", Turku Cathedral
2011 "The Sense of Wood", Hyvinkää
2011 Pyhäniemi Manor, Hollola
2011 Galleria Aspis, Helsinki
2010 "Death", Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku
2008 The Kuopio Artists" Jubilee Exhibition, Kuopio Art Museum
2005 Ars Fennica -Jubilee Exhibition, Museum of Aboa Vetus, Turku
2003 Mänttä Art Festival
2002 "On the road" Seinäjoki
2001 Pyhäniemi Manor, Hollola
2001 Lapinlahti Museum
2001 "On the road", Rauma
2000 Pyhäniemi Manor, Hollola
1999 Pyhäniemi Manor, Hollola
1996 Freestyle, Kuopio Art Museum
1996 The Artists' Association in Varkaus, Varkaus Art Museum
1996 The Artists' Association in Tampere
1996 The Collection of the Saastamoinen Foundation, Kerava Art Museum
1995 The Collection of the Saastamoinen Foundation, Kuopio Art Museum
1993 Mänttä Art Festival
1992 "Vibration in Space and Time", Kuopio Art Museum
1992 "Vibration in Space and Time", Museum of Contemporary Art, Tampere
1990 Helsinki Art Museum
1990 "Water", Exhibition of Visual Arts' of the Church
(An Exhibition Tour starting from the Helsinki Art Hall)
1989 "Birth and Death", Tampere Art Museum
1989 Kluuvi Gallery, Helsinki
1988 "Light and Materia", Helsinki Art Museum
1987 Expohja, Fiskars
1986 "Listening", Exhibition of the Finnish Painters' Union, Helsinki Art Hall
1986 Exhibition of Wood Sculptor, Hyvinkää
1983 AKT-83, Exhibition of the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki
1982 Ometta of Erkylä, Hyvinkää
1982 Exhibition-82, Helsinki
1981 The State Exhibition
1981 Exhibition of the Finnish Painters' Union, Helsinki
1980 Mataristo, Sysmä
1979 The State Exhibition
1979 Annual Exhibitions of the Finnish Artists' Association, 1981, 1983, 1984 ja 1985
1978 Annual Exhibitions of the National Arts Councils' Union , 1979 ja 1980
1974 Exhibition of the Young, Helsinki Art Hall, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1980 "€“ 1983

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 Joensuu Art Museum
2015 Didrichsen Museum, Helsinki
2013 G12, Helsinki, Opening of the Gallery
2012 Galleria Carree, Kuopio
2011 Galleria G12, Helsinki, Opening of the Gallery
2010 Kuopio Art Museum, retrospective
2010 Turku Art Museum, retrospective
2009 Galleria 12, Kuopio
2009 Forum Box, Helsinki
2009 La Galeria, Barcelona, Spain
2008 The Chapel of Pyhä Henrik, Turku
2008 Galleria Nuovo, Lahti
2007 The Museum of Finnish Art Willa Mac, Tampere
2006 Galleria Sculptor, Helsinki
2002 Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
1999 Orthodox Church Museum of Finland, Kuopio
1998-1999 Ars Nova, Turku
1998 Prize Exhibition of Ars Fennica, Hämeenlinna Art Museum
1998 Prize Exhibition of Ars Fennica, Kuopio Art Museum
1998 Prize Exhibition of Ars Fennica, Tallinn Art Hall, Estland
1998 Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
1996 Galleria Sculptor, Helsinki
1995 Design Museum, Helsinki
1995 Tm-galleria, Helsinki
1994 Galleria Kapriisi, Kuopio
1993 Galerie Kaj Forsblom, Helsinki
1992 Oulu Art Museum
1991 Galerie Kaj Forsblom, Helsinki
1989 Galleria Vintti, Kuopio
1988 Siilinjärvi Library
1998 Galleria Sculptor, Helsinki
1987 Galerie Kaj Forsblom, Helsinki
1986 Kluuvi Gallery, Helsinki
1986 The Cultur hall, Stockholm, Sweden
1985 Jyväskylä Artists' Union
1984 Galleria Sculptor, Helsinki
1982 Galleria Bronda, Helsinki
1981 Kuopio Art Museum

GROUP EXHIBITIONS ABROAD

2004-2005 Ars Fennica Festive Exhibition, The Winter Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia
1998 "Finnish Artists in Paris", Paris, France
1995 "The Finnish Rug", Paris, France
1994 The Norwegian Museum of Forestry, Elverum, Norway
1992 Galerie Asbaek, Copenhagen, Denmark
1988 "Finnish Sculptor", Touring Exhibition, Wales, Great Britain
1988 "The Language of Wood", The American Craft Museum, New York, USA
1988 "The Language of Wood", Moscow, Sovjet Union
1985 The Biennal of the Baltic Countries, Rostock, Germany (GDR)

COLLECTIONS

Design Museum | The Finnish Rug Collection
EMMA, Espoo Museum of Modern Art
The Museum Foundation of Halonen
The Collection of Harkonmäki
Helsinki City
Kajaani Art Museum
Kiasma
Kuopio City
Kuopio Art Museum
Lahti City
Mikkeli City
Minneapolis Museum, USA
Henna and Pertti Niemistö Collection of Contemporary Art
Nordea Bank
Orivesi City
Oulu Art Museum
Pohjola Companies
Saastamoinen Foundation
The State Collections
Oy Veikkaus Ab
Wihuri Foundation

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2016 "The Tree of Baptism", Kallavesi Church, Kuopio
2014 Tripthyc, Valio factory, Lapinlahti
2014 "Stack", Kuopio Tax House
2010 "Thought", Kuopio University Hospital
2005 "Stream of Life", Hesperia Hospital, Helsinki
2003 Altar Triptych, Laajasalo Church, Helsinki
2003 "Sauna and Sisu", The Finnish Embassy, Canberra, Australia
2001 "Kallavesj' ", Microteknia, Kuopio
2001 "Pennies from Heaven", Kuopio Cooperative Bank
2001 Relief, Sampo Insurance Company, Helsinki
1999 Siilinjärvi Training Center
1999 Tripthyc, Petonen Chapel, Kuopio
1999 "Puhti"-relief, Pohto, Oulu Training and Development Centre
1999 Metsä Group, Espoo
1999 Kokkola Areal Library
1998 Altarpiece, Päiväranta Church, Kuopio
1997 Altar Relief, Puijo Cemetery Chapel, Kuopio
1997 Relief, Neulamäki Chapel, Kuopio
1994 Kuopio Police Headquarters
1989 Altar Relief, Rantasalmi Church
1987 "Van Gogh's Ear for Music", Kuopio Music Center
1984 "Three Sisters", Finnvera Office Building, Kuopio

AWARDS AND HONOURS

2015 The Cultural Prize on the Lutheran Foundation
2005 The Pro Finlandia Medal
1999 The Cultural Prize of Savon Sanomat
1997 The Ars Fennica Prize
1990 The Art Prize of the Church
1983 The Ducat Prize of the Finnish Art Union

PORTRAITS

Emeritus Professor of Neurosurgery Juha Hernesniemi, 2015
Commercial Counsellor Jaakko Ojanperä, 2014
Hospital Counsellor Matti Pulkkinen, 2012
Industrial Counsellor Heikki Väänänen, 2004
Vicar Kalevi Lyytinen, 1978

LITERATURE

Pauno Pohjolainen, Ars Fennica 1997, Yliopistopaino 1998, ISBN 951-96586-4-5
Pauno Pohjolainen, Kariston kirjapaino Oy 2010, ISBN 978-952-5654-27-1
Pauno Pohjolainen, Didrichsen, Lönnberg Oy 2015, ISBN 978-952-5567-42-7

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