Exhibitions

A selection of solo exhibition projects (*with catalogue)

”A Trip to Paradise”, (Onnela), photograps, Gallery Finnfoto, Helsinki, Finland, 1986, several galleries in Finland, 1986-1989. Septembre de la photo, Nice, France, 1991

”The Son of Moses”, (Mooseksen poika), photographs, Gallery Finnfoto, Helsinki, Finland, 1989

”Union”, (Union), photographs and installation, Hippolyte Photographic Gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 1991

”The Solar Eclipse”, (Auringonpimennys), installation, several galleries and museums in Finland, 1992

”The lluminated Room”, (Läpivalaistu huone), installation, several galleries in Finland, 1994

”The Lost Expedition”, (Kadonnut retkikunta), installation, TM Gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 1995, Ranta Gallery, Oulu, Finland, 1995

”Tangible Cosmologies”, (Esineiden valtakunta), photographs and multimedia, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, 1997

”Tangible Cosmologies”, (Esineiden valtakunta), photographs, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra, Finland, 1999, Oulu Art Museum, Oulu, Finland, 1999, Taidepanimo, Lahti, Finland, 2003

”The Star Dweller”, (Tähteläinen), photographs and installation, Hippolyte Photographic Gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 2000

”Retrospective?”, (Retrospektiivi?), photographs and installations, Poriginal Gallery, Pori, Finland, 2000

“Transit to Invisible”, Kunsthalle Lophem, Bruges, Belgium, 2004 *

“RIEN -is it all?”(RIEN –siinäkö kaikki?), Pori Artmuseum, Pori, Finland, 2004, Baltic- The Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK, 2004/5, BildMuseet, Umeå, Sweden, 2005 (with Tuovi Hippeläinen)*

“KIRSTI guèrisseuse”, Institut Finlandais, Paris, France, 2005

“Meet You in Finland Angel”, Sherman Galleries, Sydney, Australia, 2005(with Imants Tillers and Jarmo Ylänen)

”Masters”, photographs and installation, Hippolyte Photographic Gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 2006

”Puhdistus”, videoinstallation, Turun taidemuseo, Turku, Finland, 2008

 ”Whirls of Energy, Energiapyörteet”, video installation, Kluuvi gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 2009

”Art of Veli Granö”, retrospective, Turku Artmuseum, Turku, Finland, 2011

”Art of Veli Granö”, retrospective, Malmö Artmuseum, Malmö, Sweden, 2011

”Masters”, photographs and installation, Kotkan Valokuvakeskus, Kotka, Finland, 2011

 ”Veli Granö”, video installation, Münchner Stadtmuseum, Sammlung Fotografie, München, Germany, 2012

”Persona”, Photography Oxford 2014, Oxford, UK, 2014

”Persona”, Hippolyte gallery Helsinki, Finland, 2015

”Persona”, Showroom Berlin gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2015

(New video works Forum Box gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 2017)

 

Important group-exhibitions(*with catalogue)

”The Images of Young Artists”, Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland, 1985*

“Art from Muu Ry”, Tallinn, Estonia, 1987

”The Bridge”, Moscow, Russia, 1989

“Nauti-91”, Titanik Gallery, Turku, Finland, 1991

”Decennium”, international touring exhibition in 8 countries, 1992*

”Europa Under Ramer”, Gallery Image, Odense, Denmark, 1992

”45th Exhibition for Young Artists”, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, 1992*

”Northern Realities”, Museum of Conteporary Art, Thessaloniki, Creece, 1993*

“Entrée”, Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma, Finland, 1993*

“Lux Sonor”, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, 1995*

”100th Exhibition for Finnish Artists”, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, 1995*

“Contact”, Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland, 1997

Unknown Adventures”, Badisher Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany,1997, Stadtgalerie Kulturviertel, Kiel, Germany,1998*

”Nord-West”, Moscow, Russia, 1997

”Granny pine”, Gallery Annika Sundvik, New York, USA, 1998

“II Triennale der Finnische Kunst”, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland 1998, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany, 1999*

”What is Real”, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, 1998, Art Museum Mikkeli, Mikkeli, Finland, 2000*

”Identiteté Fictive”, Gallery Contretype, Brussels, Belgium, 1999*

”Finnish Photograph”, Museum of Contenporary Art, Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland, 2000

”Identiteté”, Institut Finlandais, Paris, France, 2000

”Kylä/Byn”, Tensta Art hall, Stockholm, Sweden, 2000

”Manifesta 3”, European Biennale of Contemporary Art, Lublijana, Slovenia, 2000*

”Utopias”, Warwick Arts Centre/Mead Gallery, Coventry, UK, 2000 *

”ITE”, Art Museum Kajaani, Kajaani, Finland, 2000, Lönnström Artmuseum, Rauma, Finland, 2000, Helsinki Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland, 2001*

”Surface and Whirlpools”, Art Museum Borås, Borås, Sweden, 2001 *

”Utopias”, Cooper Gallery, Dundee, UK, 2001*

”Plateau of Humankind”, Main exhibition, la Biennale Di Venezia, Italy, 2001*

”Empathy”, Pori Art Museum, Pori, Finland, 2001*

”L.A. International Biennal Art Invitation”, Los Angeles, USA, 2001

”Aurora” Sudbury Art Museum, Sudbury, Canada, 2001, Finnish Embassy in Washington, USA, 2001

”The Fata Morgana Painting Project”, Attitudes, Geneva, Switzerland, 2001

”Sammelsurium”, Stadtmuseum, Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany, 2001

”How Extraordinary that the World Exists!”, CCAC Institute, San Francisco, USA, 2002*

”Suuntaviivoja”, Pori Art Museum, Pori, Finland, 2002

”Medicine Art”, Helsinki Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland, 2002

”The Collective Unconsciousness”, Migros Museum, Zürich, Switzerland, 2002

“Attachment+”, Kunsthalle Lophem, Bruges, Belgium, 2002 *

”(The World May Be) Fantastic”, the Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia, 2002*

”Art Moscow”, Moscow, Russia, 2002

”Fantasies”, Sara Hildén Art Museum, Tampere, Finland, 2002*

“Plattform of Encounters”, Contemporary Art Center, Vilnus, Liethunia, 2002*

”Enviroments”, Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland, 2002*

”Symptomania”, Kunsthalle Lophem, Bruges, Belgium, 2002*

”New Realities”, Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2003, Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Island, 2004

”Zeitgenössische fotokunst”, Neuer Berliner Kunstaverein, Berlin, Germany, 2003, Mannheimer Kunstverein, Mannheim, Germany, 2003, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany, 2003, Centrum Kultury ZAMEK, Poznan, Poland,   2003, Salo Art Museum, Salo, Finland, 2004*

”Inside Outliners”, Kunsthalle Lophem, Bruges, Belgium, 2003

”People in the Eastern Border Country”, Imatra Biennal of Photographic Art, Imatra, Finland, 2003, Photography Centre, Poprad, Slovakia, Bansâ Bystice, Slovakia, Kôsice, Slovakia, 2003,

”People in the Eastern Border Country”, Prague House of Photography, Prague, Chech, 2004

”The American Effect”, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA, 2003*

”Empathy”, Artspace, Sydney, Australia, 2003*

”Fair Trials”, Index, The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden, 2003

”Haihatus” Haihatus, Joutsa, Finland, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009

   ”30 by TAIK”, Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland, 2004 *

”Personligt – Fotografier från The Helsinki School ” , Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden, 2005*

”In Another World”, Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art Helsinki, Finland, 2005*

”Under Your Skin”, White Box, New York, USA, 2005

Habitat”, Museum of Contemporary Art in Szczecin, Poland, 2005*  

”Breaking the Ice”, Kunst Museum Bonn, Bonn, Germany, 2006*

   ”Esprit de la Forêt” – ”Metsän henki”, Halle Saint Pierre
Paris, France, 2006

Regardless of the Weather”, Karton gallery, Budapest, Hungary, 2006

  ”Reflecting Identities”, Gallery of European Patent Office, Munich, Germany, 2006

   ”Horse power”, ”Hevosvoimaa”, Helsinki City Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland, 2006

Dreamlands burn”, Mucsarnok / Kunsthalle Budapest,Budapest, Hungary, 2006*

   ”Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf”, Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts, Manukau, New Zealand, 2007*

   ”Oi Maamme”, Helsinki City Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland, 2007*

”6th Biennale de la photographie Africaine”, Bamako, Mali, West Africa, 2007*

  ”Border Lives”, Ludvwig Forum, Aachen, Stadtgalerie, Kiel, Germany, 2008 *

”Disturbance”, The Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2008

Arctic Hysteria, PS1, MOMA, New York, USA, 2008*

Arctic Hysteria,Museum Ludwig, Budapest, Hungary, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, 2009

“Annan Konst”, (Art´s Mysterious), Konstmuseum, Göteborg, Sweden, 2009*

”Suomen kuvat, Home Work by Arno Rafael Minkkinen”, Lahti Art Museum, Finland, 2009*

”Tracking Traces”, ”Oikeilla jäljillä”, Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art Helsinki, Finland, 2009*

”Homage”, Bruges, Belgium, 2009

”Taide kantaa”, Järvenpää taidemuseo, Museum of Art, Järvenpää, Finland, 2009

   ”Take me to your leader”, The National Museum of Art, Oslo, Norway, 2010

Arctic Hysteria, Domus Artiumis, Salamacka, Spain, 2010

Arctic Hysteria, Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa, Finland, 2010

”Take me to your leader”, Bergen Art Museum, Bergen, Norway, 2011

Arctic Hysteria”, Russian Center of Photography (Rosphoto), St. Petersburg, Russia, 2012

Luolavertauksia”, Retretti Art Center, Savonlinna, Finland, 2012

“Maata näkyvissä”, Kymenlaakson museo, Kotka, Finland, 2013

“Arktinen Ite”, Rovanieman taidemuseo, Rovaniemi Finland, 2013

”Copozostaje” Galeria BWA SOKÓŁ, Nowy Sącz, Poland, 2013*

”Parallax” El Laboratorio Arte Alameda y la Asociación, Mexico City, Mexico, 2014

(Video works, Stadtgalerie, Kiel, Germany, 2017)