SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020
Immortal’s Birthday with Charles Quevillon, Forum Box, Helsinki, Finland

2018
One of them is Human, Jarvis Dooney Gallery, Berlin, DE

2017
Hydra, Galleria Huuto, Jätkä 2, Helsinki, Finland
White Rabbit Fever, Kana Kawanishi gallery, Tokyo, Japan
White Rabbit Fever, Photographic Centre Peri, Turku, Finland
White Rabbit Fever, Matèria, Rome, Italy

2016
White Rabbit Fever, Gallery Lapinlahti, Helsinki, Finland.

2015
Milky Way at VarikkoGalleria, Seinäjoki, Finland.
Leftover and Removals at Oxford University, Oxford, UK.
Milky Way at Gallery Korjaamo in Helsinki, Finland.
Leftover at Photographic Centre Peri, Turku, Finland.

2014
Leftover at GalleriZEBRA in Karjaa, Finland.
Leftover at Gallery Uusi Kipinä in Lahti, Finland.
Two live-video installations with Aapo Huhta at Our Festival, Järvenpää, Finland.
Leftover at Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki, Finland.

2013
Removals at Galerija Makina, in Pula, Croatia.
Bingo at Kaakkois-Suomen Valokuvakeskus at Lappeenranta, Finland.

2012
Bingo at GalleriZEBRA in Karjaa, Finland.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021
Photo 2020, Melbourne, Australia. (February 2021)

2020
#cute. Islands of Bliss?, the NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany
From Hereon: posthuman, nonhuman, antihuman, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, Australia.
Real Feelings, he House of Electronic Arts, Basel, Switzerland.
White Rabbit Fever, Circulation(s), Paris, France.
In Real Life, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, USA.

2019
Coexistence, Kiasma, Museum of Modern Art, Helsinki, Finland.
'One Picture Manifesto' exhibition with Harri Pälviranta, Finnish Museum of Photography, Finland.
Valkoinen Pupu, LOOP Festival with the Jarvis Dooney Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
One of Them Is a Human, Getxophoto, Bilbao, Spain.
One of Them Is a Human, Gibellina Photoroad, Gibellina, Sicily.

2018
John Kobal New Work Award, National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Off Festival, Bratislava, Slovakia
True Beauty, Stedelijk Museum, Breda, Netherlands 
Body Politics, Kana Kawanishi Gallery, Tokyo Japan
New Chic, Riga Photomonth, Riga, Latvia

2017
New Voices: Recent Acquisitions from the Light Work Collection,Light Work, Syracuse, New York, USA.
Taylor Wessing photographic Portrait Prize, National Portrait Gallery London, UK
POST (2015 - 2017), Der Aa Kerk Nooderlicht Photography Festival NUCLEUS | Imagining Science, Groningen, NL
Studioscape (with Mandy Barker), Landskrona Fotofestival in partnership with East Wing, Landskrona, Sweden (Sept 2017)
Alix Marie: La Femme Fontaine | Maija Tammi: White Rabbit Fever, Matéria gallery, Rome, Italy

2016
Space, The Griffin Museum of Photography, USA
One Clover and a Bee. And Revery at Happylucky no.1, New York, USA.
Group presentation, Unseen Amsterdam Photography Fair and Festival, East Wing Gallery / Dubai, Amsterdam NL
Aether - Curated group exhibition / Jarvis Dooney Gallery, Berlin, Germany.
Rules, Ascriptions, Kana Kawanishi Photography, Tokyo, Japan.
Milky Way at Tokyo International Photography Festival, Tokyo, Japan
Photo50, Curated group exhibition, London Art Fair, UK

2015
Curated group exhibition Frame Stories, Lotrščak Tower, Organ Vida International Photography Festival, Zagreb, Croatia.
Curated group exhibition Next Generation, Valssaamo, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland.
Juried group exhibition The Curator at Foley gallery, New York, USA.
Group exhibition Space and Sex, Photographic Centre Peri, Turku, Finland.

2014
Curated group exhibition at gallery Tanto Tempo, Kobe, Japan.
Crisis? exhibition with collective 11. Hailuoto, Finland.

2013
Juried group exhibition Les Visas de l'ANI 2013 at gallery Bar Floreal in Paris, France.
Crisis? exhibition with collective 11 at Vanha Ylioppilastalo, Helsinki, Finland.
Finland exhibition with collective 11. Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland.
Curated group exhibition Together at Postihalli, Helsinki, Finland.

2012
New York Photo Festival award and exhibition in two categories: documentary series and multimedia, Powerhouse Arena, Dumbo, New York, USA

2011
Finalist and exhibition with series Dwarfdom for OjodePez Award for Human Values, Madrid, Spain.
Juried group exhibition Les Visas de l'ANI at gallery Bar Floreal in Paris, France.

2009
Juried group exhibition Friends Forever exhibition at Drake Hotel, Toronto, Canada.

AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS

2019
Artist Professor 2020–2024, five-year grant and a title, Arts Promotion Centre Finland.

2018
Nominated for the Paul Huf Award, NL
Young Artist Award, Finnish Art Society

2017 
Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize - (3rd prize)
John Kobal New Work Award 

Light Work Artist-In-Residence, Syracuse NY
Nominated for the Paul Huf Award, NL

2016
AIRY Artist residency in Yamanashi, Japan.
Special mention Photo Folio Review 2016, Rencontres d'Arles, France
Nominated for the Paul Huf Award, Amsterdam, NL
Artist residency at Mazzano-Romano, Italy. Väinö Tanner Foundation

2015
PDN The Curator Grand Prize
Artist residency at Hôtel Chevillon in France for six months, Finnish Cultural Foundation.
PDN Photo Annual 2015, winner in Photo Book category.

2014
Selected for 'Review Center Sante Fe 100', New Mexico, USA

2013
Patricia Seppälä Photojournalism Award for Collective 11.

2012
Honorable Mention, Lens Culture International Exposure Awards
New York Photo Festival Award in two categories: documentary series and multimedia

2011
Fotofinlandia award
Press photographer of the year 2010

VIDEO PERFORMANCES
2020
The 1m3 of the Human Experiment ,with Charles Quevillon, Kiasma Theatre, Helsinki, Finland.

2018
Wigmore Hall (with Pekka Kuusisto, Perttu Haapanen, Suvi Savolainen and Jukka Huitila), London, UK (September 2018)
The 1m3 of the Human Experiment, with Charles Quevillon at Our Festival, Tuusula, Finland
Concert with Pekka Kuusisto, Perttu Haapanen, Suvi Savolainen and Jukka Huitila at Our Festival, Tuusula, Finland

2017
Video performance Hydra with Maja S.K. Ratkje at Our Festival, Tuusula, FL

2016
Video performance Marcel Was Here and Day 11799 with Pekka Kuusisto at Our Festival, Järvenpää, Finland.

2014
Two live-video installations with Aapo Huhta at Our Festival, Järvenpää, Finland.

EDUCATION

2013–2017
Doctor of Arts, Aalto University, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Finland.

2006–2010
Master of Social Sciences. University of Tampere, Finland.


PUBLICATIONS

2020
Immortal with Ville Tietäväinen, Aalto ARTS Books

2017
White Rabbit Fever, published by Bromide Books 
Sick Photography. Representations of Sickness in Art Photography with Aalto Arts books.

2014
Book: 'Leftover/Removals' Published by Kehrer Verlag

2015
Maija Tammi: Gallstone in a Gallery. Helsinki Photomedia 2014 publication, Refereed journal, Aalto ARTS Books.

COLLECTIONS
2020 Kiasma, contemporary art museum in Helsinki, Finland.
2019 Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, USA
2018 Kiasma, contemporary art museum in Helsinki, Finland.
2018 National Portrait Gallery, UK
2017 Light Work Collection, Syracuse, US
2016 Happylucky no.1 gallery, New York, USA.
2014 GalleriZEBRA gallery, Karjaa, Finland
Private collections in Helsinki, London, New York and Taipei.

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2020 Co-curator with Louise Wolthers, Sara Walker and Melanie Vandenbrouck & Hannu Vanhanen /Space Works exhibition, Tampere Art Museum, Tampere, Finland.
2020 Co-curator with Ariane Koek, Lars Willumeit & Hannu Vanhanen for Related Realities, Backlight2020, Tampere Finland
2016 Co-curator with Harri Pälviranta for five-month gallery project Reikä in Helsinki, Finland.





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