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Timo Aho (b.1980 Finland)

FORTHCOMING
3/2021 WAM Turku City Art Museum
3/2021 Project Room Helsinki

EDUCATION
2019 – Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki, MFA, Sculpture
2013 – 2016 Glasgow School of Art, BA Honours, Sculpture and Environmental Art
2010 – 2013 Pekka Halonen Academy, Visual Artisan, Sculpture and Printmaking

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2019 Some Forces Unknown, VS Gallery, Fiskars, FIN
2018 Lines, Taigh Chearsabhagh Art Centre, North Uist, UK
2016 The Cross, The Ladder and The Cloud, Cleland Lane Arches, Glasgow, UK
2015 With Its Words Cut In To Stone, Pig Rock Bothy, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK
2014 Top To Bottom, Glasgow School of Art, UK
2014 Dem Lighted, Tres Bones, Helsinki, FIN
2014 Enlighted, Gallery 3H+K, Pori, FIN
2012 Nowhere, Surf Cafe & Gallery, Helsinki, FIN

ONLINE PROJECTS
2020 Coastline Paradox, The Heartbeat of the Earth, Online art project with Google Arts and Culture

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020 Coastline Paradox, Ars Electronica, In Keplers Gardens, Paris, FR
2020 Lines, Wie Wir In Den Wald Hineinrufen, Atelierhaus Aachen, Aachen, GER
2020 Lines (Seine Discharge), Transitions, Maif Social Club, Paris, FR
2019 Plantae Spiritus Plasticus, Dimensions Tomorrow, Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki, FIN
2019 Breathe (Nut House Edition), Haihatus, Joutsa, FIN
2019 Horizon, Vapaan Taiteen Tila, Helsinki, FIN
2018 Breathe, Fire/Light, Black Hall, Fiskars, FIN
2018 Plantae Spiritus Plasticus, Agora, Botanical Garden Tuin Zuidas, Amsterdam, NL
2018 Moon Studies, Venice Biennale of Architecture, Scottish Pavillion, Venice, IT
2018 Earthly Pleasures, Hirvitalo, Tampere, FIN
2017 Untitled, Hortus Redux, Scottish Sculpture Park, Caoud Ruadh, UK
2017 Dream Machine, TH4Y, Generator Projects, Dundee, UK
2017 Holy Mountain, RSA New Contemporaries, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, UK
2016 The Death of The Author, Parallel Dimensions, Cleland Lane Arches, Glasgow, UK
2016 When Little Worlds Collide, Glasgow School of Art degree show, Glasgow, UK

PUBLIC ART
2017 Dazzle, SWAC 89, Generator Projects, Dundee, UK
2014 Second Coming, Pori Biennale, City-interventions, Pori, FIN
2014 – Ongoing. Light Interventions, Finland, Scotland, England, Netherlands, Norway, Denmark, Lithuania      
2012 The Brain, Jokela bowl illustration, Tuusula, FIN

PRICES AND MENTIONS
2017 Avenir Magazine: 10 Emerging Artists.
2016 Royal Scottish Academy: RSA New Contemporaries.
2016 Generator Projects: They Had Four Years.