CV

Pia Johanna Salo
born 1975


STUDIES IN ART

2007-2008 Finnish Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki,Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
2002-2007 Finnish Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki,Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
1998-2002 Art school of Pori, Pori 


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Galerie Pleiku, Berlin, Germany (with Katja Skinnari)
2017 TM-Gallery, Helsinki
2015 K.H. Renlund´s museum, Kokkola (with Katja Skinnari)
2015 Gallery Aarni, Espoo
2015 Vanhan Raatihuoneen Gallery, Turku
2014 Gallery Bronda, Helsinki  
2012 Lönnström Art Museum Yard Studio, Rauma
2012 Poriginal Gallery, Pori
2011 Finnish Center (with Satu Rautianen),Berlin,Germany
2009 Gallery Huuto, Helsinki
2008 Gallery Artlab (with Satu Rautiainen), Helsinki
2007 Gallery Katariina, Helsinki
2005 Gallery of Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 Jury,Poriginal Gallery, Pori
2016 Fasadien kätköistä, Gallery Gylich, Eurajoki
2016 Environment Jewellery 2016, Arts Promotion Centre Finland & Vuojoki mansion
2015 Shift in the shadows, new acquisitions, Amos Anderson Art museum
2015 Summer exhibition, Bronda Gallery, Helsinki
2015 Hyvässä seurassa, Rauma Art museum and Arthall Seinäjoki
2013 Summer exhibition,Bronda Gallery, Helsinki
2012 Summer exhibition,Bronda Gallery, Helsinki
2011 Alt_Cph11, with Satu Rautiainen, represantative of Gallery Huuto, Denmark
2010 Arthall of Seinäjoki, (with Petra Koivisto, Kaisa Jussila, Satu Rautianen), Seinäjoki
2008 Art center Ahjo,(with Katja Skinnari, Inari Turkki, Kirsi Kunelius),Joensuu
2007 Black snow, and paper, Budapest, Hungary
2007 Graduation exhibition of the academy of fine arts, tennispalatsi, Helsinki
2007 Rauma Art museum, Rauma
2005 Art of analyste, Sanoma house, helsinki
2004 RajatOn,Art center Ahjo, Joensuu
2003 Coctailwall, Kiasma Museum of modern Art, Helsinki
2002 T.p l à 10/10, Poriginal Gallery, Pori
2002 Pori Art school graduation exhibition, Rauma Art museum, Rauma
2001 International miniprint triennial, Lahti Art museum, Lahti
2001 Portait gallery, Pori
2000 Portait gallery, Pori
1998 3h+k gallery, Pori 

GROUP PROJECTS

Pouta  www.pouta.weebly.com
2018 Gallery Jänis, Turku 
2016 Gallery Seinä, Helsinki
2016 Luotaamaton alue, www.luotaamatonalue.com 
2016 Näkymä#PUU, Akaa www.nakyma.fi
2016 Gallery Ullakko, Vuojoki mansion
2016 Sepän talo, Rauma
2015 Valo Porttaali, Pori 
2015 Rauma Art museum

Dreamvision Project  www.unikuviaprojekti.blogspot.com
2014 L´herbier de l´humanité,Taidesalonki, Helsinki 
2011 Spektakelgatan 5, Gallery Gjutars, Vantaa
2011 Päivä yön jälkeen, Artcenter Mältinranta, Tampere

GRANTS

2017 Arts promotion centre Finland
2016 Satakunta regional fund-Finnish cultural foundation
2016 Arts promotion centre Finland
2015 Alfred Kordelin Foundation
2015 Satakunta regional fund-Finnish cultural foundation
2015 Arts promotion centre Finland
2014 Arts promotion centre Finland
2013 Grant of osuuskauppa suur-savo
2012 Arts counsil of Finland 
2011 The scholarship of Koneen säätiö, with Dreamvisions project
2011 Alfred Kordelin Foundation, with Dreamvisions project
2011 Arts Counsil of Uusimaa, with Dreamvisions project
2010 Frame fund, with Satu Rautiainen
2007 Grant of kesko
2002 Art commission of satakunta
2001 Art commission of satakunta

MEMBER SHIPS

Helsinki artists association
Painters Union of Finland
Dreamvision project
Rauma artists association
Pouta
Kuvasto  

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2015 Drake Art center, Kokkola
2014 Väinö Tanner foundation,Mazzano Romano
2014 Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
2013 Saaren kartano, with Dreamvision project
2013 Art centre Salmela, Mäntyharju
2012 Praque,Czech Republic


WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

Amos Anderson Art museum
Art centre Salmela
Finnish art association
Municipality of Mäntyharju
Rauma Art museum
Private collections