I work and live in Helsinki, Finland
please contact me here: maija.savolainen@gmail.com
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CURRENT & UPCOMING:
15.6.2016 Open Studio & Viewing, USF Verftet, Bergen, NO









PAST EXHIBITIONS:
6.5.–5.6.2016 Basic Photography, SIC, Helsinki, FI





5.2.–28.2.2016 The Matter of Light and Fuchsia gotenborg, Photographic gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki, FI





1.10.–7.11.2015 Some light does not make it all the way through the atmosphere, but scatters, Galleri Fagerstedt, Stockholm, SWE





13.6.–2.8.2015 Ars Kärsämäki, Kärsämäki, FI
9.6.–13.9.2015 Helsinki sur mer, L'institut Finlandais, Paris, FR
4.–27.6.2015 It was only when I saw a picture of snow or of trees that they were endowed with meaning, Galleri Zebra, Karjaa, FI
22.5.–> White Nights, Alte Markthalle, Basel, CH
10.1.2015–28.2.2015 Maanantai-collective, Galerie Van Der Mieden, Brussels, BE
21.8.2014 Observations, Galleri Fagerstedt, Stockholm, SWE
05.09.–14.09.2014 Fotobokfestival Oslo, Fotogalleriet, NO
13.9.–11.10.2014 Maanantai-collective, Gallery Taik Persons, Berlin, DE
15.6.-31.8.2014 Maanantai-collective, Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä FI
18.–21.6. 2014 Nine Nameless Mountains, I Never Read / Art Basel, CH
9.5.–18.6.2014 Galeria Monopol, Warsaw, PL
7.–9.3.2014 Fotofinlandia, Helsinki
19.–23.2.2014 Arco Madrid, Spain
31.1–2.3.2014 Maanantai-collective, Galleri Gro, Jakobstad
7.12.–19.1.2014 The Finnish Scholarship Holders, Uppsala Art Museum
30.11.–5.1.2014 Summer School, TR1 Kunsthalle, Tampere
5.12.–30.1.2014 Nine Nameless Mountains, Aperture Foundation Gallery, NY
24.–27.10.2013 Nine Nameless Mountains, PhotoBook Festival, Kassel
14.–17.11.2013 Paris Photo, France
10.–13.10.2013 VIENNAFAIR, Vienna
26.–29.9.2013 Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam
13.–15.09.2013 Nordic Dummy Award, Oslo
24.5.–1.9.2013 maanantai-collective, Finnish Museum of Photography
13.7.–22.9.2013 maanantai-collective, Alp+1000 -festival, Switzerland
8.5.–28.7.2013 Summer School, Finnish Museum of Photography
8.–26.5.2013 Masters of Aalto, Aalto University's year show, Helsinki
8.2.–26.5.2013 Valon houkutus, Lahti Art Museum
17.1.–3.3.2013 At the End of the Rainbow, Felleshus, Berlin
2013 Brännskär – photographs and woodcrafts, Villa Lande, Kemiö
2012 Paris Photo, France
2012 N 45°54' – N 29°42' -Standing Still in Motion, Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki
2011 Voyeur, Photomeetings Luxembourg
2011 Looking forward – Mahtavat näkymät, Jukka Male -museum, Helsinki
2011 Alp Rischuna, Kunstraum Winterthur, Switzerland
2010 Encounters with Death, Photographic Centre Peri, Turku

AWARDS
2014 Fotofinlandia nomination, FI
2013 Nordic Book Dummy Award, 1. price, Fotogalleriet, NO
2013 First PhotoBook Award nomination/maanantai collective, Aperture Foundation, US
2013 Golden award, Deutscher Photobuchpreis, DE
2013 Uppsala Art Museum scholarship, SE