IRMA UUSKALLIO
 

Activities

Exhibitions
Pictures of paintings
Works of art in public collections
Memberships in art societies
Research and professional activities
Career

Exhibitions

Private exhibitions in Finland
2015 'RAYS OF LIGHT' Oktober 1.-30., 2015, Metsola Gallery, Oulu

2014 ‘TOWARDS LIGHT’ (March 8th -27th)
Gallery DIX, Helsinki

2012 'UNDER THE RAINBOW' (June 4th-17th)
AKVART Gallery, Helsinki

2009 'COLOUR, LIGHT AND ENERGY' (in March)
Art League of Bonita Springs, Florida, USA

2008 ’UNDER THE SUN’ (AURINGON ALLA), The Art Centre of
Hovinkartano Art Center, Hauho

2008 ’THE POWER TO GERMINATE’, (VOIMAA VERSOA)
Portait’S Gallery, Pori

2007 ’VOX HUMANA’, The Church of Huopalahti, Helsinki,
The Huopalahti Church 90 Years, Helsinki

2007 'EPISODES AND EXPRESSIONS'
The Cable Factory, Helsinki

Group exhibitions
2013 Gallery Fogga, 'May Our Dreams Come True', March 6th-24th

2011 Gallery ART PAIMENSAARI, Savitaipale
June 8th – July 3rd (Eeva Jokipelto- Matti J. Rautio – Leena Golnik -
Asta Niemistö - Irma Uuskallio)

2009 ’GLOW’ (30.6.-3.8.) Group Exhibition
(M.Björkman-Väliahdet - I.Boreas-Pitkänen - E.Ekman-Björkman – S.Lagom – H.Leppäkoski - T.Lukkarinen – A.Poijärvi – I.Uuskallio)
The Art Center of Hovinkartano, Hauho

Joint exhibitions in Finland:
2015 Galleria Rantakasarmi, Helsinki
2014-2015 The 85th Anniversary of Vyborg Artists’ Society,
Järvenpää Art Museum
2013 Honkahovi Art Center, Mänttä
2013 Poriginal Galleria, Pori ’VÄRINÄÄ’
2012 Heinola Art Museum 'REFLECTIONS'
2011 The Vyborg Artists' Society ’On The Way’ Mikkeli Art Museum
2010 The 80th Anniversary of Vyborg Artists’ Society,
VITAS 80 Exhibition, Lahti Art Museum
2009 Emil Cedercreutz Art Museum, Harjavalta
2008 Pieksämäki Cultural Centre Poleeni
2008 Mediapiazza, Sanomatalo, Helsinki
2007 Kouvola Art Museum
2006 Art Center Art Anna, Iisalmi
2006 Art Gallery Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki
2005 Imatra Art Museum
2004 Art Gallery Taidepanimo, City of Lahti
2003 Gallery Allinna, Riihimäki
2002 Orimattila Art Museum
2001 Salo Art Museum
2000 The Cable Factory Art Gallery, Helsinki
2000 The 70th Anniversary of Vyborg Artists’ Society Exhibition,
South Karelian Art Museum, Lappeenranta and


Expected exhibitions
See ’Forthcoming exhibitions


Pictures of paintings
  Syyssonaatti Elämän voima Afroditen salaisuus Akateeminen preludi Sateen jälkeen Ajatuksen vapaus
Pictures of paintings with details
on the page "Pictures of paintings"


Works of art in public collections
  The Church of Meilahti, Helsinki 2009

Memberships in art societies
  The Society of Watercolour Art, Akvarellitaiteen yhdistys ry. 2001-
The Vyborg Artists’ Society, Viipurin Taiteilijaseura ry. 2003-

Distinctions
  Decoration of the Order of the Lion in Finland, 2003


Articles on arts
  Vyborg Artists' Society 1930-2005, Preface of the jubilee publication, ‘On the History and Spiritual Heritage of Vyborg and Karelianism for Artists’ (Irma Uuskallio 2004)

Research and professional activities

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Scientific publications
  Studies, publications and articles of e.g. organisations improvement and the cultural sustainability of cities.

* Dissertation: Prestigious Dwelling Places, the socio cultural analyses of Helsinki in 1900s. University of Helsinki 2001, (publ. Of City of Helsinki Information Center) 307 pages. Link to the summary. Link to an abstract of the Article in Yliopistolehti 19/2001.
* English Summary (2002) of the Dissertation, University of Helsinki (2001)
* FE 85 National overview on distressed urban areas in Finland, Finland's report on Distressed Urban Areas; OECD Group on Urban Affairs, abstract, Review of Ministry of the Environment 1997.
* "City districts became name brands", Comment Yle Teema TV-Channel 9.11.2001/Jari Kirsilä.
* "How residential areas became name brands", Interview HS Metro 8.1.2002/Marja Salmela.
* City dwelling "Sacred Palces" - prestige of dwelling places in Helsinki. Link to article on page Rakennusperintö.fi, Publication of Ministry of the Environment 'Rakennusperinnön tulevaisuus', comments on the themes of the year, Ministry of the Environment, Rakennustieto, 2003.
* Change in the prestige of dwelling places in 1900s. Article in the part of the publication 'Asuinalueiden suunnittelu ja julkinen säätely' in Oma koti, private house living in Finland. V. 2004 Rakennusperintöpäivät. Suomen Kotiseutuliitto, 2004.

Career
  Researcher and designer The Finnish Hospital League (1969-1975)
General secretary and deputy director, Central Union for Child Welfare in Finland (1975-1980)
Secretary for international affairs in Ministry of Interior, later Ministry of the Environment,
Senior adviser from 1992 (city research, improvement of environment, 1980 - 2004)

Distinctions: Decoration of the Order of the Lion in Finland 2003

Duties
  The Vyborg Artists’ Society, chairman. 2005-
The Vyborg Artists’ Society, deputy chairman 2004-2005
Others:
Woman Association of constructive living NARA, board member 2002-
Huopalahti parish board member 2003-2010
Vyborg-Association deputy chairman 2007-2009


Contacts
  Kauppalankuja 3 D, FI-00320 Helsinki
Phone +358 9 5876 516, mobile +358 50 584 5721
Email: firstname.lastname@kolumbus.fi
www.irmauuskallio.fi
www.viipurintaiteilijaseura.fi
© Irma Uuskallio 2007. Pictures, text or other material may not be used without copyright owners written licence.