Raija Malka

Turku 1959
Lives and works in Lissabon and Helsinki  2009-

Education

1980-85 Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, M.A. 1985

1983 Atelier Daniel Graffin, Paris

1991-97 resident in Paris

Solo exhibitions

2016Skolan, Nötö, Åboland archipelago

2016 Maskinhallen, Copenhagen, Denmark (Stilleben; music by Kaija Saariaho) / Njord Biennale

2015 Caroline Pages Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal

2014 Instituto Iberoamericano de Finlandia, Madrid, Spain

2013-2014Teatro São Luiz, Lisbon / Teatro Nacional São João, Porto/Portugal

2013 CAM, Centro de Arte Moderna – Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon/Portugal

2012 Borusan Music House, Istanbul/Turkey

2012 Galeria de Almada, Lisbon/Portugal

2012 Galleria Ama

2011 Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Kontti, Helsinki

with Amin Maalouf, Melek Mazici and  Kaija Saariaho

2009 Galleria Ama

2006 Galerie Servandoni, Paris (music Kaija Saariaho)

2006 Galleria Krista Mikkola, Helsinki

2004 Galerie Servandoni, Paris (music Kaija Saariaho)

2003 Galleria Krista Mikkola, Helsinki

2002 TM galleria, Helsinki (Finnish painters unions gallery)

2000 Kaappigalleria, Kunsthalle, Helsinki

1999 Institut finlandais, Paris

1999 Fins cultureel centrum, Antwerpen, Belgium

1998 Galleria Pictor, Nummela

1997 Institut finlandais, Paris

1995 Wäinö Aaltonen Museum of Art, Turku

1994 Galleria Titanik, Turku

1993 Galleria Anhava, Helsinki

1993 Institut finlandais, Paris (music Kaija Saariaho)

1991 Vanha Raatihuone, Turku

1990 Kluuvin galleria, Helsinki

1987 TM galleria, Helsinki (Finnish painters unions gallery)

 

Group exhibitions

2016 Galleria Lokal, Helsinki, Finland (Valoa!)

2014 Gumbostrand Konst&Form, Söderkulla, Finland

2012 Galleria Lokal, Helsinki

2008 Helsinki à Saint-Sulpice, Paris

2007 Tribute for the Finnish Flag, Helsinki and Paris, 2008

2007 Open, Annantalo Arts Centre, Helsinki

2005 Hiljaisuus, Verkaranta, Tampere

2004-05 Näkemisen virta, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki — Kivimakasiini, Kisko — Voipaalan taidekeskus

2003-04 Gokann, The 109th Finnish Artists´ Exhibition/IV Triennial, Kyoto / Kunsthalle, Helsinki

2003 Villa Roosa, Orimattila

2001 Exhibition on Colour (in collaboration with Veikko Björk), Annantalo Arts Centre, Helsinki

1997 Ensemble – kuvan ja musiikin kohtaaminen, Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma

1996 Antidogma musica festival, Turin, Italy

1992 Fibers of love, Threads of life, Crafts Council of Ireland, Dublin

1991 Ceramics and textiles from Finland, Eesti Tarbekunstimuseum, Tallin

1991 Nuoret tähdet, The Cable Factory, Helsinki

1990 Vuosikymmen, Design Museum , Helsinki

1989–90 The Fifth Nordic Textile Triennale, Reykjavik, Färöarna, Odense, Oslo, Stockholm,Göteborg, Helsinki

1986 Valokuvataide – arkitaide, Suomenlinna, Helsinki

1986 Brondan galleria (by The Finnish Cultural Foundation), Helsinki

1985 Novovox (installation in collaboration with Leena Rantanen), — Design Museum, Helsinki

1985 Arkkiarkilta (installation in collaboration with Leena Rantanen), Vanhan galleria, Helsinki

1984 Citron pressé (installation in collaboration with Leena Rantanen), Vanhan galleria, Helsinki

1983 Exhibition of Young Artists, Kunsthalle, Helsinki

1984 Exhibition of Young Artists, Kunsthalle, Helsinki

1985 Exhibition of Young Artists, Kunsthalle, Helsinki

 

Stage Design and costumes, Multimedia

2017 Stage design and costumes to the opera Figaro 1917 by W.A.Mozart, Alandica Hall, Mariehamn, Åland

2009 Stage design and costumes to the opera Döbeln by composer Sebastian Fagerlund,  Kokkola Opera Festival , Kokkola (performances: Oulu, Turku, Stockholm, Umeå)

2006 Stage design and costumes to the play Yksinen by Laura Ruohonen, Teatteri Jurkka

2003 Installation to the concert by composer Jovanka Trbojevic, Temppeliaukio Church, Helsinki

2003 Stage design and costumes to the play Queen K by Laura Ruohonen, Finnish National Theatre, Willensauna (performances, Tampere Theatre Festival 2003,   Schausspielhaus Frankfurt 2004)

2000 Stage design and costumes to the play Suomies ei nuku by Laura Ruohonen, Kom-teatteri

2000 Visual design to the concert Grammar of Dreams by composer Kaija Saariaho — Kiasma Theatre (performances: Turku, Oslo, London, Birmingham, Berlin, Stockholm, Paris). YLE TV1, 2002.

1999 Visual design for CD-ROM Prisma, musical world by Kaija Saariaho

1999 Stage design and costumes to the play Ratsastus halki veden by Ilari Nummi, Kiasma Theatre

1998 Stage design and costumes to the play Suurin on rakkaus by Laura Ruohonen — Finnish National Theatre, Willensauna

1995 Stage design and costumes to the opera Joonan kirja by composer Olli Kortekangas,  Finnish National Opera, Alminsali

1998 Visual design to composition A for Tapiola Choir by composer Olli Kortekangas, Tampere Cathedral (performances in Germany 1990, in Japan 1991)

Grants, Prizes

2018Five years Grant, Arts Council of Finland

2017Grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

2016 Project grant, Foundation Musique à Portée

2013Project grant, Arts Promotion Centre Finland

2013Project grant, Frame Art Finland

2012 Project grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

2011 Five years Grant, Arts Council of Finland

2010 Grant, Alfred Kordelin Foundation

2010 Grant, Arts Council of Finland

2006 Grant, Arts Council of Finland

2006 Grant, Academy of Fine Arts

2005 Grant, Oskar Öflund Foundation

2004 Grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

2004 Travel grant, Arts Council of Finland

2004 Grant, Frame (Finnish Fund for Art Exchange)

2004 Project grant, Arts Council of Finland

2003 Travel grant, Arts Council of Finland

2001 Project grant, Arts Council of Finland

2001 Board for Public Display Grant, Arts Council of Finland

2000 Académie Charles Gros  (53èmes Grands Prix)

2000 Grant, City of Helsinki

1999 Grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

1997 Board for Public Display Grant, Arts Council of Finland

1997 Travel grant, Arts Council of Finland

1997 Grant, Frame (Finnish Fund for Art Exchange)

1997 Grant, City of Helsinki

1996 Grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

1993 Grant, Alfred Kordelin Foundation

1993 Grant, Ahlström Corporation

1993 Grant, Ornamo (The Finnish Association of Designers)

1993 Project grant, Arts Council of Finland

1992 Grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

1991 Grant, Alfred Kordelin Foundation

1990 Grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

1988 Project grant, Arts Council of Finland

1988 Grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation

1987 Grant, City of Helsinki

1987 Grant, Alfred Kordelin Foundation

1985 Grant, Zonta Women

1985 Grant, The Finnish Cultural Foundation (Armi Ratia Foundation)

1985 Grant, Alfred Kordelin Foundation

1982 Travel grant, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland