CURRICULUM & CONTACT

 

ANNA-MARI VIERIKKO (1970)

Married, 2 children (2002,2003)

+358-40 703 2129
info@anna-marivierikko.fi
figuros@arabianranta.com
www.anna-marivierikko.fi

 

EDUCATION

Secondary school graduate, High School of Vaasa (1989)
Studies on philosophy and esthetics, Helsinki University, Finland (1992-1998)
Master in Education, Helsinki University, Finland (1998)
Master in Arts, University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland (2008)

 

EMPLOYMENT

Interior Designer, Sisustus Nalle, Helsinki, Finland (1990-1995)
Family-owned company Figuros Ltd. (line of business: import and design) (1993-  )
Teacher in art and design, Hiidenkivi comprehensive school, Helsinki, Finland (1997- )
Assistant to my writer and screenwriter husband Petri Karra, Los Angeles, USA (2000)

 

TRUST

Ornamo professional affairs committee (art and design) (2013-2014)

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

Honour mention in competition, Cheongju International Craft Biennale, South-Korea (2011)
Ornamo (Finnish Association of Designers)  grant, Finland (2011)
City of Helsinki, grant (2012)
Finalist in S-Art Award Competition (2013)

 

EXHIBITIONS

Art fair in Paris, Carrousel du Louvre (19.-21.10.2012 )
Ornament, Mini textiles in The Glass Palace, Helsinki (on July 2012) and Jyväskylä (10.10.-18.11.2012)
Hands that Draw the Future, Taidehalli Helsinki (16.6.-5.8.2012)
EUNIQUE (Karlsruhe 4.-6.5.2012)
Artist of the month (2-3/2012), Design Museum of Helsinki
ArtForum, Helsinki (2011)
ArtHelsinki11
Cheong International Craft Biennale, South-Korea (2011)
Petit O, Gallery Norsu (2010)
Habitare (own stand), Helsinki (2010)
Art Route in Vihti (environmental art), Finland (2009)
Ornamos Art Exhibition and Sale (2009-2012)
Moa08, Masters of Arts, Helsinki (2008)

 

WORKS IN PUBLICATIONS

Finnish Design Yearbook 2010-2011
Unlimited Design. Perspectives on Finnish design (2011)

 

WORKS AT PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Ahlström collection (2009)