ALLE KÜNSTLER












Education
University of Arts and Design, Helsinki, Finland (MFA 2003)

SMFA / The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, U.S.A (Studio Diploma 1998)

NESOP / New England School of Photography, Boston, MA, U.S.A (Diploma 1995)
Solo Exhibition
2013 “And Time Is No Longer An Obstacle”, Gallery Bryce Wolkowitz, New York
2012 Gallery Nikolaus Ruzicska (studio), Salzburg, Austria
2012 ABC Berlin, Berlin, Gallery Taik
2010 Equations, Taik Berlin, Berlin Germany
2009 Every Now Is a New Past, Gallery Krista Mikkola, Helsinki, Finland
2007 Flatland, Gallery Haus Schneider / Uschi Kolb, Karlsruhe, Germany
2007 Valley of Dying Stars, (with Gabriella Basch & Jukka Korkeila), Galleri Thomassen, Gottenburg, Sweden
2006 One, individual, unconditional, irrelative, range of perception, future me,
Gallery 14-1, Stuttgart, Germany
2005 Passage of Information, Gallery Herrmann & Wagner, Berlin, Germany
2004 New works, Gallery Uusitalo, Helsinki, Finland
2004 Sights, Riihimäki Art Museum, Riihimäki, Finland
2004 Sights, Gallery Häme, Lahti, Finland
2003 Memory Sights, Gallery SPHN, Berlin, Germany
1999 2 Kaksi, Gallery Laterna Magica, Helsinki, Finland
1996 Square Notes, Gallery Laterna Magica, Helsinki, Finland

Selected Group Exhibitions
2013 New Wave Finland, Scandinavia House, New York
2012 Helsinki Abstrakt, Galerie Nikolaus Ruzicska, Salzburg
2011 Sights Unseen, Gallery Bryce Wolkowitz, New York
Helsinki School, Christophe Guye Galerie, Zürich
Inauguration show, Gallery Forsblom, Helsinki
2010 Daegu Photo Biennale, Daegu, Korea
Polku, Honkahovi Taidekeskus, Mänttä, Finland
Seven Approaches, Gallery Bryce Wolkowitz, New York
2008 Entre chien et loup, EMMA, Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Tapiola
Fresh Paintings, Gallery 14-1, Stuttgart
2008 Image and After, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki
Helsinki by night, Gallery Taik, Berlin
2007 Photo Finnish, The Stenersen Museum, Oslo
2006 Nordic Cut, Art Pavilion, Zagreb
Helsinki School, Båros Art Museum, Båros
Dialog, Helsinki School, Langhans Galerie, Prague
On the road, Gallery Herrmann & Wagner, Berlin
The Helsinki School, Finnish photography from the 21st century, Hotel de Ville, Bruxelles
2005 Helsinki School, Photology, Milan
The Helsinki School, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Contemporary Nordic Sculpture 1980 – 2005, Wanås, Knislinge
Personally / The Helsinki School, Kulturhuset, Stockholm
European Art in the Southwest Bend, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
2004 30 by taik, the Helsinki School, Finnish Museum of Photogarphy, Helsinki
M. Gaal, O. Kolehmainen, N. Luoma, Gallery 14-1, Stuttgart
2004 Quand la photo fait son cinema, Gallerie Photo du Pole Image Haute-Normandie, Rouen
2003 Quand la photo fait son cinema, Gallerie Nathalie Pariente, Paris
Quand la photo fait son cinema, Usine corort, Marseiles
Keep on the asphalt, site specific works in Sarejevo, Tirana, Athens, Helsinki
(N. Luoma, R. Sakkinen, K. Tukiainen),
Rodeo, Koe tila, Helsinki
1999 International Fine Art Exhibition, Phoenix Gallery, New York
Tenth National Exhibition, Viridian Artists Inc., New York
Fine Art Competition, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, NJ
1998 The Naked and the Nude, Gallery One, Boston MA
Salon Autonomee, Gallery O. N.I., Boston, MA
New Directions ´98, Barrett Art Center, NY
1997 New Directions ´97, Barret House Galleries, NY
The Short Film Show, White Elephant Gallery, Boston, MA
1996 Flesh Works, New England School of Photography, Boston, MA









Niko Luoma
Born 1970 in Helsinki












Grants and stipends
2013 ISCP, New York / Alfred Kordelin Foundation
2012 Finnish Cultural Foundation (Uusimaa)
2011 Alfred Kordelin Foundation
2011 Art Council of Finland
2011 Frame
2010 Finnish Cultural Institute in New York
2010 Finnish cultural Foundation
2009 Art Council of Finland (1 year grant)
2008 Arts Council of Finland (1?2 year grant)
2006 Public display grant for visual artists
2005 Finnish Cultural Foundation
2004 Finnish Cultural Foundation
2003 Finnish Cultural Foundation (Uusimaa)
2001 Alfred Kordelin Foundation
2000 University of Art and Design
1999 Merit Award, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, NJ, USA
1997 St. Botolphs Club Foundation
1997 Finlandia Foundation

Works in collections
Ars Fennica Foundation
Borusan Collection
Danish National Museum of Photography
EMMA Espoo Museum of Modern Art
Finnish State Art Collection
Helsinki City Art Museum
Hämeenlinna Art Museum
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art
Kouri Collection
Pyynikinlinna Art Museum
Riihimäki Art Museum
Rovaniemi Art Museum
Saastamoinen Foundation
Swedish State Art Council
Wihuri Foundation
Wanås Foundation

Catalogues and publications
2012 Photo District News, December 2012, p. 98-101
2012 Monograph: Niko Luoma," And Time Is No Longer An Obstacle", Hatje Cantz, 136 pages
2011 Art.es, No 46, p. 90-91
2011 Polku, Ways Often Wandered, Taidekeskus Honkahovi, p. 66-67
2010 art.es, No 37, p. 67,69
2010 Next Level, No 20, p. 39-44
2010 The Helsinki School, Daegu Photo Biennale 2010, p 78-83
2008 Entre chien et loup, EMMA, Espoo Museum of Modern Art, p 13, 26-27, 65
2008 Image and After, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, p 77, 80, 86
2007 The Helsinki School, New Photography from Taik, Hatje Cantz, p74-79
2006 The Helsinki school, Photogarphy by Taik, Hatje Cantz, p 63-67
2005 Contemporary Nordic Sculpture 1980-2005, The Wånas foundation, p. 39
2004 Niko Luoma, courtesy Galerie sphn (HERRMANN & WAGNER), Germany
2001 Chaos and Communication, p. 33














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