Nina Korhonen

BIOGRAPHY

Nina Korhonen Biography

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Personal

Born in Tampere, Finland 1961.

School of Education, Stockholm, Sweden 1985-1987.

Nordens Fotoskola, Sweden 1987-1990.

Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden, since 1981.

 

Photographs in Public Collections

Tampere Art Collections, Finland.

Joy of Giving Something Inc., USA.

Hasselbladfoundation, Sweden.

Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, IN.

Museum of Modern Art, Stockholm.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

Nordic Museum, Stockholm, Sweden.

St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway.

Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame, IN.

Ekebergs Restaurant, Oslo, Norway.

Östre Toten Kommune, Norway.

Art Museum of Bosnien-Herzegovina, Sarajevo.

 

Book Publications

Nina Korhonen: Happy/Brooklyn 1988-93, 2019.

Nina Korhonen: Monkey to Monkey, (photographs of China, 2004-2016).

European Eyes on Japan, vol. 16, Japan-EU Fest, Tokyo, 2014.

Nina Korhonen, Cahier No. 3, Filigranes Edition, France, 2013.

La Cuerda, Nina Korhonen, Sweden, 2013.

Rewind the Photographs, Fotohof, Salzburg, Austria, 2009.

Anna Amerikan mummu, Journal Sweden, 2004.

Minne. Muisto. Memory, Journal Sweden, 1997.

 

Solo exhibitions

2017

"Anna Amerikan Mummu," Tampere Art Museum, Finland.

 

2015

Virserun Arthall, Virserum, Sweden.

"European Eyes on Japan," Vasterbottens Museum Sune Jonsson Center, Umea, Sweden. 

"European Eyes on Japan," Warakoh Art Museum, Kochi, Japan.

 

2014

"European Eyes on Japan," Culture Palace Zielmelblazma, Riga, Latvia.

 

2013

Black Door Gallery, Orebro, Sweden.

 

2012

Hallands Konstmuseum, Sweden.

 

2011

Latvian Museum of Photography, Riga.

Kaunas Photo Festival, Kaunas, Lithuania.

 

2009/2010

Odile Ouizeman Gallery, Paris, France.

 

2009

Atelier de visu, Marseille, France

Perspektivet Museum, Tromsö, Norway.

 

2008

Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Danmark.

 

2007

Artotheque De Caen, Caen, France.

Galerie Sanat Merkezi, Diyarbakir, Turkey.

The State Russian Centre of Photography, St.-Petersburg, Russia.

Museum of Work, Norrkoping, Sweden.

 

2006/2007

Centre Culturel Suedois, Mois de la Photo, Paris, France.

 

2006

Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki, Finland.

Malmö Museer, Kommendanthuset, Malmö, Sweden.

 

2005

Finsk-Norsk Kulturinstitutt, Oslo, Norway.

 

2004

Gallery Finlandsinstitutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

2003

Ifsak 19 th Istanbul Photography Days. Istanbul, Turkey.

 

2002

Galerie Lichtblick, Köln, Germany.

 

1999

F 48, Photographic Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

1998

Gallery SABA, New York, U.S.A

Museett, Art Museum, Kristinehamn, Sweden.

Gallery Prinsen, Stockholm, Sweden.

Mira Photo Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden.

Gallery IBIS, Vaasa, Finland.

 

1997

The Photo Fair, Gothenburg, Sweden.

 

1996

Billedhuset, (with Tina Enghoff), Copenhagen, Denmark.

Photobiennal, Konsthallen, Söderhamn, Sweden.

 

1995

Photographic Centre Peri, Turku, Finland.

 

1994

Photographic Centre Nykyaika, Tampere, Finland.

Peder Balke Senter, Kapp, Norway,

Photographic Centre FC, Malmö, Sweden,

Northern Photographic Centre, Oulu Finland,

 

1993

Gallery Artsi, Siilinjärvi, Finland,

Gallery Zebra, Karjaa, Finland,

Victor Barsokewitz Photographic Centre, Kuopio, Finland,

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014

A Way of Life: Swedish Photography from Christer Stromholm until Today, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden.

INFOCUS, Juried xhibition of self-published photo books, Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona.

National Best Contemporary Photography 2014, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Indiana.

A Way of Life: Swedish Photography, Moderna Museet, Malmo, Sweden.

 

2012

Nowhere Elsewhere, Paris Photo, Galerie Odile Ouizeman, Paris.

New York: Stieglitz to Titarenko, Nailya Alexander, New York City.

 

2011

Martin Parr's Best Books of the Decade, Photo Ireland Festival (exhibition & catalogue).

 

2010

Par Nature, l'Espace d'Art Contemporain Eugene Beaudouin, France.

Magic Trick: Instant Photography in Europe and China, An Exhibition of Polaroid Images, Art Channel Gallery, Beijing.

Avec le temps ou la force du grand age, Theatre Forum Meyrin, Geneva, Switzerland.

 

2009

Magic Trick: Polaroids, Tobacco Warehouse, Brooklyn, NYPH 2009, USA.

 

2008

Pitkältä tieltä Tampere Art Museum, Tampere, Finland.

 

2007

En corps des femmes, Galerie Odile Ouizeman, Paris, France.

Dacapo , Museum of Work, Norrköping, Sweden.

 

2006

Closed Eyes, curator Birna M. Kleivan,M.A, Brandts Museet For Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark.

 

2005

7. Internationale Fototage Mannheim / Ludwigshafen, Germany.

 

2004

Gränser, Forum för levande historia.Stockholm, Sweden.

 

2002

Gegenuber, Landesgalerie am Oberösterreichischen Landesmuseum, Linz, Austria.

Gegenuber, Galerie Fotohof, Salzburg, Austria.

 

2001

Fototage in Herten, Herten, Germany.

1999

Balticum Center of Culture, Gdansk, Poland.

The Life Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden.

Art at Hedbergs, Vinslov, Sweden.

 

1998

Under Exposed, Subway stations in Stockholm, Sweden.

Stockholm Documentary Festival, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

1997

Noordelicht Photofestival, USVA Noordelicht Photogallery, Groningen, Netherlands.

 

1994

Natura Lumen, Turku Castle, Turku, Finland.

 

1992

Finlandida, Academy of Art, Stockholm, Finland.

Figuras FemininasI, G.A Gallery, Guatemala City, Guatemala.

Figuras Femininas, La Casa Cultura, Quito, Ecuador

 

1991

Lika Med, Museum of Modern Art, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

1990

Kodak European Award, Recontres d`Arles, Arles, France.

Höstsalong, Photographic Centre, Stockholm, Sweden.

Gallery Off Side, Stockholm Sweden.

 

1989

Fotofinlandia finalists, Photographic Museum, Helsinki, Finland.

Randers Artmuseum, Randers, Denmark.

  

Awards

2014-18

Swedish Authors Fund.

 

2010-11

Swedish Authors Fund.

 

2008

Swedish Authors Fund.

 

2006

K.W Gullers Photostipendium.

Association of Swedish Professional Photographers, Kavallastipendium.

 

2005

Sweden-Finland Culture Foundation.

The Arts Committee, Sweden.

 

2004

Museum of Work, Norrköping, Sweden.

Association of Swedish Professional Photographers, Best Photobook 2004.

 

1999-2000

The Arts Committee, Sweden.

 

1998

Hasselblad foundation, Grez-sur-Loing stipendium

Swedish Authors Fund.

 

1995.-1996

The Arts Committee, Sweden.

 

1993

The Arts Committee, Sweden.

 

1992

Sweden- Finland Culture Foundation.

 

1991

The Arts Committee, Sweden.

 

1990

Kodak European Award, Sweden.