I have Master`s degree in social sciences, Helsinki University (1971). Art I have studied at Hyvinkää Art School (1996-1998), Vapaa Taidekoulu Helsinki (2004-2005), Repin Institute at Kotka (2008-2009).
I am also a teacher (applied sciences) and a writer (three year course at Kriittinen korkeakoulu 1992-1995). I have written two books.
11 solo exhibitions, 15 joint exhibitions
Ars´Jokvars Jämsä 2005
International Watercolour exhibition at Llanca Spain August-September 2015.
Metsä-exhibition at Tampere Emil-Gallery June 2016. The Finnish Watercolour Soviety. Recognition from my painting The Morning.
International watercolour exhibition at Bellegio Italy April 2009
Luonnon lumo. Galleria Artika Helsinki September 2013 Helsinki
Nordic watercolour exhibition at Hanasaari Espoo August 2014
I have written a book about creative writing and painting: Silence of the Forest. Essays on Creativity and Art (2013 f.e. Amazon) and for children (Lasten oma Akvarellikirja 2013). The Watercolourbook for children is sold at Ateneum bookshop and at art supply store of Tempera at Helsinki. You can also order it by email straight from me.
Multimedia performances with another artist at churches. Visualisation (above and under).