MIKA Kalervo NATRI

MIKA Kalervo NATRI


1969, Säynätsalo
Installation Artist, sculptor, visual artist, painter
Kustavintie 9 G 57, 20320 Turku
+358 40 555 1551
info@mikanatri.com
http://www.mikanatri.com
Bio    Artist’s Statement 

Mika Natri, born in 1969 in Säynätsalo, Finland

education: Arts Academy at Turku University of Applied Sciences, Department of Fine Arts, 1999 – 2003

selected private exhibitions from the past 5 years
- Gallery Aura, Turku, 2016
- Wave, Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova Museum, Gallery Takkahuone, Turku, 2014-15
- Galerie Pleiku, Berlin, Germany, 2013
- Posljedica / Consequence, Galerija Singular, Pula, Croatia, 2013
- Paintings, Gallery G, Helsinki, 2013

selected group exhibitions from the past 5 years
- From Still Life to Landscape, Aboa Vetus&Ars Nova Museum, Turku, 2016-17
- Journey to the Heartlands, Saarijärvi Museum, 2015
- Anxieties, Salo Art Museum, Salo, 2014
- Union of Finnish Art Associations’ Annual Exhibition, Hyvinkää Art Museum, 2012-13

public artworks, commissions, collections
- Abstraction, Albertinpiha, Jyväskylä, 2017
- road, Award Sculpture, Finnish Association of Architects, Finnish Association of People with Physical
Disabilites, Building Information Group, 2015
- Off-Balance, Kaarina, VASO-housing company, 2013
- The Tower and its Buddy, Helsinki, Lehtisaari Daycare centre, 2012
- Clouds, Salmela-corporation, Turku, 2009
- Path, Academy of Finland’s Prize Sculpture, 2003
- Sampo, Finnish Literature Society, 2002
- State Art Collection, Finland
- Helsinki City Art Museum
- Finnish Art Society
- Wäinö Aaltonen Museum
- Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova Museum
- Turku Art Museum
- Lönnström Art Museum
- University of Jyväskylä
- Turun Sanomat
- City of Turku
- Arts Academy at Turku University of Applied Sciences
- Künstlerhaus Schloß Wiepersdorf, Germany

memberships
- Association of Finnish Sculptors
- Finnish Painters’ Union
- Artists’ Association of Turku
- Jöötti (Bronzecasting Association)
- The Guild of Medallic Art in Finland
- Kuvasto (Copyright Association for Visual Artists)

News

Current / Upcoming:

- Poppies, Turku, public commission, 2018
- gallery Aura, Turku, 2018, solo
- PINK, UN Headquarters and 4W43 Gallery, New York; AVA Gallery Helsinki, 2018
- gallery Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, 2019, solo

Poppies
- 2018
- height approx. 5,5 m
- oxidized steel
- VASO housing company