Liisa Ahlfors
b. 1985
Based in Tampere, Finland

2015 Master of Arts, Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Department of Art, Master’s Degree Programme of Environmental Art, Helsinki, FI
2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Tampere University of Applied Sciences, School of Art and Media, Department of Art, Bachelor’s Degree Programme of Fine Art, Tampere, FI

MUU Artists’ Association
Tampere Artists’ Association

2017 Upcoming: Fusion Art Gallery, Turin, IT
2017 Mökki / \ Дача (with Anastasia Artemeva), Gallery Huuto Uudenmaankatu, Helsinki, FI
2016 Going Commando, XXI Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, FI, curator Anssi Kasitonni
2016 48 Hours of Performance, Shared Practices and Visual Art, partner project of Not New Now, 6th Marrakech Biennale, Ke’ch Collective, Marrakech, MA
2015 Make Yourself at Home, 6th Triennial of Pirkanmaa, Tampere, FI, curator Sirpa Joenniemi
2015 The Visitors, Kilometre of Sculpture 2015, Võru, EE, curator Andreas Nilsson
2015 Walkabout, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere, FI
2015 OK11 Open Call 1, Oksasenkatu11, Helsinki, FI
2012 Way of Life, 5th Triennial of Pirkanmaa, Tampere, FI, curator Veikko Halmetoja
2011 From the Forest, Haihara Art Center, Tampere, FI, curators Elise Pedersen and Jarno Vesala

2018 Upcoming: NAIRS Center for Contemporary Art, Scuol, CH
2017 SÍM, The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists, Reykjavík, IS
2016 Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, FR
2016 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Berlin, GE
2012 Arts Council of Pirkanmaa, Prague, CZ

2017 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Grant for Mobility in the Arts
2017 Finnish Cultural Foundation, 1/2-Year Working Grant
2016 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Travel Grant
2016 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Regional Office of Pirkanmaa, Project Grant

2017 ArtAscent – Arts&Literature Journal, Issue June 2017, published on 01/06/2017, https://artascent.com/artist-interview-liisa-ahlfors/
2016 Floorr Magazine, Issue 6, published on 30/09/2016, http://www.floorrmagazine.com/issue-6/liisa-ahlfors
2015 365 Artists 365 Days, A Frank Juarez Gallery and Greymatter Gallery Collaborative Project, published on 29/09/2015, https://365artists365days.com/2015/09/29/liisa-ahlfors-tampere-finland/