MIRA NIITTYMÄKI

 

09.01.1989, Järvenpää, Finland

+358 40 5049171

mira_niittymaki@hotmail.com

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

2021            Bachelor of Arts, Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Design
2021 -          Master of Arts, Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Contemporary Design

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2022            Workshop assistant, Ceramic studio, Aalto University

2022            Course assistant, Experimental Design, Aalto University

2021-           Event producer & Curator, AAVA - Art in Porkkala

2021-           Chairman, Pursu ry

2021            Workshop assistant, Ceramic studio, Aalto University

2014-           Entrepreneur, Koju-koju

 

SELECTED COMISSION WORKS

 

2018            Mural, kakkutalo Gilan Oy
2015            Mural, Järvenpään Kiehiset Ry
2015            CD cover design, Khatru Music Oy

2014            Mural, Uuno Baari Oy

2014            Mural, Kakkutalo Gilan Oy

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2022            AAVA - Art in Porkkala, Porkkalanniemi, Kirkkonummi, Finland

2022            Freedom symposium Pop-up, Ikšķile, Latvia

2022            Glass - Hand Formed Matter, The Glass Factory, Boda, Sweden

2022            Soil Horizons, Väre, Espoo, Finland
2022            Glass - Hand Formed Matter, Bröhan Museum, Berlin, Germany

2021            Wardrobe stories with New Order of Fashion, New Order of Fashion Lab, Eindhoven, Netherlands

2021            AAVA - Art in Porkkala, Porkkalanniemi, Kirkkonummi, Finland

2021            Wardrobe stories with New Order of Fashion, Beta Space, Espoo, Finland

2020            What’s cooking - Designs for a cooler planet, Väre, Espoo, Finland

2019            Electricity at large, Väre, Espoo, Finland
2012            ARTS Exposed sales exhibition, WDC Pavilion, Helsinki, Finland

2012            VSVS Gallery Köln im Studio, Helsinki, Finland

2012            Mehukestit, Gallery Airi, Helsinki, Finland
2011            Glass is everywhere, Gallery Atski, Helsinki, Finland
2010            Meistä tuli maalareita..., Gallery Järnätti, Järvenpää, Finland

 

GRANTS

 

2022            Mobility grant, Cirrus

2021            Grant for Pursu ry, Kirkkonummi munincipality

2022            Grant for Pursu ry, Finnish cultural foundation

2022            Department of design travel grant, Aalto university

2021            Department of Design grant, Aalto University

2021            Grant for Pursu ry, Kirkkonummi munincipality

 

MEMBERSHIPS
 

2021-           Ornamo, Finnish association of designers

2020-           Pursu collective, from 2021 Pursu ry

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