21.8.2021

Veli Granö

Veli Granö Kirlian photos

Visual artist, photographer, filmmaker, b.1960 in Kajaani, Finland. Living and working in Porvoo, Finland.

Lahti Institute of Design, Photographer, 1986

Part time teaching work: Lahti Institute of Design 1989-1997, University of Art and Design Helsinki, Aalto University 1993-, Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki 1997-, the Institute of Fine Arts, Lahti.

Professor, Time and Space department, Academy of Fine arts Finland, 2011. 2014-2017.

Confidential post/ luottamustoimet: Valokuvataiteilijoiden liiton hallituksen jäsen 2006-2009. Kiasman kokoelmaostojen asiantuntija 2003-2005. Audiovisuaalisen kulttuurin edistämissäätiö, Avek, mediataiteen tuotantoneuvoja, 2000-2004. Valtion taideteostoimikunta jäsen 2007- 2015. ITE-ry puheenjohtaja 2010-. Taike, taiteen edistämiskeskus, visuaalisten taiteiden toimikunta pj. 2017-2019. Mäntän kuvataideviikkojen kuraattori ja näyttelyarkkitehtuurin suunnittelu 2008, (”Ihmisyyden taito”), Mänttä Art Festival, Curator, 2008

Visual artist, photographer, filmmaker, b.1960 in Kajaani, Finland. Living and working in Porvoo, Finland.

Lahti Institute of Design, Photographer, 1986

Part time teaching work: Lahti Institute of Design 1989-1997, University of Art and Design Helsinki, Aalto University 1993-, Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki 1997-, the Institute of Fine Arts, Lahti.

Professor, Time and Space Department, Academy of Fine Arts Finland, 2011. 2014-2017.

Confidential post: Member of the Board of the Association of Photographic Artists 2006-2009. Specialist in Kiasma’s collection purchases 2003-2005. Foundation for the Promotion of Audiovisual Culture, Avek, Media Art Production Adviser, 2000-2004. Member of the State Art Commission 2007- 2015. Chairman of the ITE Association 2010-. Taike, Art Promotion Center, Visual Arts Commission pj. 2017-2019. Curator of Mänttä Fine Arts Weeks and Design of Exhibition Architecture 2008, (“The Skill of Humanity”), Mänttä Art Festival, Curator, 2008

Profeetta, The Prophet
Dokumenttielokuva, 23 min, 16:9, stereo, MV/väri, esitysformaatti HD

Akseli Gallen-Kallela was one of the founding members of the Kalevala Society. A prize honoring his life’s work, €10,000, is awarded every three years to an artist who has expanded, renewed or questioned the language of expression in the visual arts.

The 2021 recognition award was given to Veli Granö
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