Contact & CV

CONTACT

jonna.kina(at)gmail.com

+358407756703

 

Represented by:

AMA GALLERY
Rikhardinkatu 1
00130 Helsinki
Finland
+358505894969
gallery(at)ama.email
www.ama.fi

 

AV-Arkki
Tallberginkatu 1 C 76
00180 Helsinki
Finland
+35850 4356092
programme(at)av-arkki.fi
www.av-arkki.fi

 

 

 

 

CV 

Born in Lappeenranta, Finland in 1984.

 

EDUCATION

 

Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Department of Photography, MFA, 2010-2015
Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Department of Time and Space Arts, Helsinki, MFA, 2010-2013
SVA, International Exchange Program, School of Visual Arts,
Photography, Video & Related Media, New York, USA, Fall Semester, 2013
Bezalel, University of Arts and Design, International Exchange Program,
Department of Photography, Jerusalem, Israel/Palestina 2008-2009
Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Department of Time and Space Arts, Helsinki, Finland, BA, 2006-2010

 

FORTHCOMING:

2017

Ama Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

Nordisk Panorama Film festival, Malmö, Sweden

Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland

2018

Innsbruck International Biennial of the Arts / Maanantai Collective

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016

Foley Objects, Part of Ctrl + P exhibition, Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, USA 

Secret Words and Related Stories, Ama Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

2015

Imminent Landscape & Notes from the Other Side, with Josephine Kaeppelin, Rooster Gallery, New York

2014

Foley Objects, Finnish Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

And Other Notions, with Anne Yli-Ikkelä, Fotocentrum Raseborg, Finland

2012

Reconstructions and Drawings, Finnish Academy of Fine Arts Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

2006

Speech, Rajatila Gallery, Tampere, Finland

Speech, Taidepanimo Gallery, Lahti, Finland

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)

2017

Art Fair Suomi’17, International Contemporary Art Fair, Helsinki, Finland

reGeneration3, Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City, Mexico

 

2016

Still moving, video works by Jan Kaesbach, Kasumi, Jonna Kina, Guillaume Martial, Kevin O. Mooney and Tim Tate / Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, USA

reGeneration3, Format, International Photography Festival, London

reGeneration3, Museo Amparo, Puebla, Mexico

Young, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Finland

 

2015

AFTERSOUND: Frequency, Attack, Return

Curated by Melissa Ragona and Margaret Cox, Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh, USA 

Art Fair Helsinki, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland

reGeneration3, Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland 

Reinterpreting the Frame, curated by Boshko Boskovic, The Finnish Museum of Photography

Interpreting the Frame, curated by Boshko Boskovic, Gallery Augusta, Hiap, Helsinki, Finland

 

2014

Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Galerie Van Der Mieden, Brussels, Belgium / Maanantai Collective

Between the Flashes of the Lighthouse, Gallery Taik Persons, Germany / Maanantai Collective

Nordic Dummy Award, Fotobookfestival Oslo, Norway

10th anniversary of the Hasselblad Foundation Victor Fellowships, Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg, Sweden

Alone, Helsinki Art Museum, Tennis Palace, Finland

Nine Nameless Mountains, Galeria Monopol, Warsaw, Poland / Maanantai Collective

Inventing Everyday Life, Manifesta 10 / Parallel program, Local Library Window, St. Petersburg, Russia

Hetkinen, Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland / Maanantai Collective

Nine Nameless Mountains, I Never Read / Art Basel, Switzerland / Maanantai Collective

Expanded photography, Forum Box, Helsinki, Finland

¿Finlandia?, Sala Alcalá 31, #Focus Finland/ARCO, Madrid, Spain

Finalists Exhibition, New York Photo Awards, Power House Arena, New York, USA

ARCO, Madrid, Espanja / Maanantai Collective

 

2013

Photo Levallois Award, Galerie de L’escale, Paris, France

Aperture Foundation Gallery, New York, USA / Maanantai Collective

Paris Photo – Aperture Foundation: First PhotoBook Award, Grand Palais, France / Nine Nameless Mountains 

New Nordic Photography, Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg, Sweden

PhotoBook Festival, Kassel, Germany / Maanantai Collective

Unien Kaupunki, Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland

The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland / Nine Nameless Mountains

Alt+1000 Photography Festival, Rossiniére, Switzerland / Nine Nameless Mountains

 

2012

Kuvan Kevät, The Degree Show of the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland

Preview 5, Helsinki Photography Biennial, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Finland

Valokuva, Helsinki Photography Biennial, FAFA Gallery, Finland

 

2011

Young professionals, Horizonte Fotofestival, Zingst, Germany

 

2010

Academy Meets Photokina, Cologne, Germany

Coop1 – Diamantenbörse, Frankfurt Am Main, Germany

Kadotettu ja uudelleen löydetty kuva, Kaiku Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

Luontoni, Vuotalo Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

 

2009

Chiasma, Barbur Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel

 

2008

Thinking Project, Välivuosi Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

Psychedelia, Curated by Lars Bang Larssen, FAFA Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

Drawing Class, Kunsthalle, Helsinki, Finland

 

2006

Pirkanmaan 3. Triennial, Tampere, Finland

Kehotus, Myymälä2, Helsinki, Finland

 

SCREENING & PERFORMANCES

2014

Helsinki Falling, Finland

 

2013

Waters – Vesiä – Amanzi, Art Museum of Kuopio, Finland

 

2008

Helsinki Festival, Kasarmitori, Finland

 

2007

Cartes Flux Vol 2, Media Art festival, Fontana Mix Remix, WeeGee, Espoo, Finland

Aue-Pavilion, Documenta 12, Kassel, Germany

 

2006

DINA, TV-channel

Niagara Cinema, Tampere, Finland

 

2005

Gallery Huuto, Uudemaankatu, Helsinki, Finland

Backlight05, Photography Triennial, Tampere, Finland

 

RESIDENCES

2016

Cité Internationales des Arts, Paris, France

NKF, Stockholm, Sweden

 

2015

RU, New York, USA

 

2010

Finnish Academy of Fine Arts Residence – Berlin, Germany

 

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

 

2016

Plat(t)form’16, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland

 

2015

reGeneration3, Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland

 

2014

Source-Cord Prize, Shortlisted, United Kingdom

Nordic Dummy Award, Shortlisted, Norway

 

2013

New York Photo Awards, Finalists in Photobook Category, USA

Photo Levallois Award, Special Mention, France

Paris Photo – Aperture Foundation, First PhotoBook Award Nomination, Nine Nameless Mountains

Hasselblad Foundation, Victor Fellowship Award, Sweden

 

2010

Photokina – Best Stand Jury Prize, Academy of Fine Arts, Germany

 

PUBLICATIONS

2016

Aperture magazine #224 Sounds

 

2015

Foley Objects, Kehrer Verlag, Germany

Jonna Kina in The Studio by Adam Ryder, Photograph-Magazine, New York

reGeneration3, New Perspectives on Photography, Musée de l’Elysée, Skira

 

2014

FAT, edition #2014

Helsinki School: From the Past to the Future, by Hatje Cantz

NYPH Journal, New York Photo Awards

New Nordic Photography, The Victor Fellowships 10 Year Anniversary Issue

El Cultural, 21/02/2014, #Focus Finland, Spain

Helsinki Art Museum, Tennis Palace, Alone exhibition catalog

 

2013

Nine Nameless Mountains, PhotoBook Review, Aperture Foundation

Nine Nameless Mountains, Maanantai collectice, Kehrer Verlag

1/2 Magazine, 10 Best Review

 

2010

Next Level, Helsinki Issue, edition 20

 

2009

Kuvas Magazine

 

MEMBERSHIPS 

2014-

The Union of Artist Photographers

Muu Artists’ Association

 

2013-

Kuvasto

 

2012-

Maanantai Collective

Kopiosto


WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Musée de l’Elysée, Switzerland

Fundacion RAC, Foundation of Contemporary Art, Spain

Finnish Museum of Photography, Finland

The Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Finland

Jenny & Antti Wihuri Foundation

The collection of Finnish State Art Commission

The Finish Art Association

The Helsinki City Art Museum

City of Levallois, France