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

Solo Exhibitions
2017 Mökki / \ Дача (with Anastasia Artemeva), Gallery Huuto Uudenmaankatu, Helsinki, FI
2015 Walkabout, Gallery Rajatila, Tampere, FI

Group Exhibitions
2016 Going Commando, XXI Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, FI, curator Anssi Kasitonni
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 OK11 Open Call 1, Oksasenkatu11, Helsinki, FI
2012 Way of Life, 5th Triennial of Pirkanmaa, Tampere, FI, curator Veikko Halmetoja
2011 From the Forest, Art Center Haihara, Tampere, FI, curators Elise Pedersen and Jarno Vesala

2017 Fusion AIR, Turin, IT
2017 SÍM, The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists, Reykjavík, IS
2016 Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, FR
2016 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Berlin, GE
2016 Maroc Artist Meeting 2016, partner programme of Not New Now, 6th Marrakech Biennial, Marrakech, MA
2012 Arts Council of Pirkanmaa, Prague, CZ

2017 Paulo Foundation
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 A study of light and darkness, Novelty Magazine, Issue 10, published on 14/12/2017, http://www.noveltymag.co.uk/study-light-darkness/
2016 Liisa Ahlfors, Floorr Magazine, Issue 6, published on 30/09/2016,
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/