Elina Brotherus  (Finnish, 1972) 


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Elina Brotherus, Through the looking-glass


Elina Brotherus
Through the looking-glass

Elina Brotherus, Nudo fiorentino


Elina Brotherus
Nudo fiorentino

Elina Brotherus, Artiste avec danseur en Apollon


Elina Brotherus
Artiste avec danseur en Apollon

Elina Brotherus, Model Study 18


Elina Brotherus
Model Study 18

Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf
Elina Brotherus, Love Bites I


Elina Brotherus
Love Bites I

Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf
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Elina Brotherus, Model study 12


Elina Brotherus
Model study 12, 2005
color c-print, mntd on aluminum


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Elina Brotherus, Duex personnages au bord de la mer


Elina Brotherus
Duex personnages au bord de la mer, 2005


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Elina Brotherus, Wedding portraits (diptych)


Elina Brotherus
Wedding portraits (diptych), 1997
c-print, mntd on aluminum


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1972   Born in Helsinki, Finland
1997   Master of Science (Analytic Chemistry), University Helsinki, Finland
2000   Master of Arts (Photography), University for Art and Design Helsinki (UIAH), Finland
2000   Award 3-year Artist's Grant, Arts Coucil of Finland
2001   Prix Mosaïque, Centre National de l'Audiovisuel, Luxembourg
2002   Carnegie Art Award
2002   Citigroup Private Bank Photography Prize
2003   Carnegie Award
2004   5-year Artist’s Grant, Arts Council of Finland
2004   Young Artist’s Scolarship
2005   Prix Niépce, Gens d'images, France
2005   Finnish Cultural Foundation
2006   Ars Fennica
2007   Grönqvist Stiftelse, Finland
2008   Finnish State Prize for Photography
2009   ArtsCouncilofFinland
2010   Finnish Cultural Foundation 2-year Artist’s Grant, Arts Council of Finland Book publishing grant (for Artist and her Model, work in progress), Arts Council of Finland
  Lives and works in Helsinki, Finland and Paris, France
2013   VIDEO, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2013   The Other Portrait - MART- Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto
2013   Home Truths, Photography, Motherhood And Identity, The Photographers’ Gallery, London
2013   Annunciation, GB Agency , Paris, France (solo)
2012   Out of Focus, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2012   Only You Only Me, Images of Love, Love of the Image, Biennial of Photography and Visual Arts, Musée d’art moderne et d’art contemporain MAMAC, Liège, Belgium
2012   Momentum, The Nordic Biennial, Moss, Norway
2012   Screaming from the Montain: Landscapes and View Points, Sörlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway
2012   Pieniä tarinoita suurmiehestä, Kotkaniemi, P.E. Svinhufvudin kotimuseo, Luumäki, together with Leena Svinhufvud, Purnu Art Center, Orivesi, Finland
2012   Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012   The Nordic - Authentic Architecture, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark
2012   Sense of Place, European landscape photography, Bozar Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium
2012   Alice in Wonderland, Logomo, programme for the European Capital of Culture, Turku, Finland
2012   Galerie Les Voies Off, Arles, France
2012   Salle de bains, Espace Photographique Contretype, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2012   Martin Asbaek Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark (solo)
2012   Elina Brotherus & Kira Gluschkoff: 'What if?', Gallery Pick me, Helsinki, Finland (solo)
2012   Lauri Astala & Elina Brotherus: 'Poissa ja kotona' ('Home and Away'), Gallery Heino, Helsinki, Finnland (solo)
2012   Sequences and Consequences, Ama Gallery, Helsinki, Finnland (solo)
2011   The new painting / The artist and her model, Festival Pluie d'images, Crédit Mutuel Arkéa, Le Relecq Kerhuon, Le Radar, espace d’art actuel, Bayeux, France (solo)
2011   Sequences and Consequences, Ama Gallery, Helsinki, Finland (solo)
2011   Alice in Wonderland, Lokomo, Turku, Finland
2011   Summer in the city, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2010   Fondazione Studio Marangoni, Florence, Italy (solo)
2010   Elina Brotherus, Artothèque, Angers, France (solo)
2010   Video Works, The Wapping Project - Bankside, London, UK (solo)
2010   Sequences and Consequences, Bloomberg SPACE, in the ‘Comma’ series, London, UK (solo)
2010   Time Series, Titanik Gallery, Turku, Finland (solo)
2010   Artists at Work, gb agency, Paris, France (solo)
2010   Elina Brotherus, Retrospective, gb agency, Paris, France (solo)
2010   Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2010   Prix Nièpce, Rétrospective, Chambre avec vues, Paris, France
2010   Cinéphémère, Jardin des Tuileries, Paris, France
2010   Nordic Models + Common Ground, The Scandinavia House, New York, USA
2010   Public Screen’s, i/o/lab senter for framtidskunst, Stavanger, Norway
2010   Cool Water, Korjaamo Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2010   Spazio, MAXXI Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, Rome, Italy
2010   Starter, ARTER, Istanbul, Turkey
2010   Helsinki10, Rogaland Art Museum, Stavanger, Norway
2010   Retrospective, gb agency, Paris, France
2010   Export - Import, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
2010   Artists at Work, gb agency, Paris, France
2009   Rencontres littéraires nordiques, Lieu Unique, Nantes
2009   Fly me to the MØØn, 44 Moen, Denmark (cat.)
2009   Ecology of Emotions, Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä, Finland (cat.)
2009   Works, Deeds, Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki
2009   Wonderful dreadful life, South-Karelia Art Museum, Lappeenranta
2009   Gioia, FotoGrafia Festival, Palazzo delle esposizioni, Rome (cat.)
2009   Teatri possibili. Dall’arte rinascimentale alla video-art, Palazzo Ferrero, Biella (cat.)
2009   Faire la peau de l’inconscient, Galerie Nei Liicht, Dudelange, Luxembourg, in connection with Mutations2, Moving stills (cat.)
2009   Myth of Childhood, Haus für Kunst Uri, Altdorf, Swizerland ; CCA Andratx, Mallorca
2009   La Ruche, cité des artistes, Palais Lumière, Evian (cat)
2009   Dance over the border, Dansens hus, Stockholm
2009   Identités, Ecole Supérieure dArt, Le Havre, France
2009   Wonderful, terrible Life, Etelä-Karjalan Taidemuseo, Lappenranta, Finland
2009   Nord, Nord-Ouest, gb agency, Paris, France
2009   Screening, Supernova, Riga, Latvia
2009   Model Studies, The Wapping Project - Bankside, London (solo)
2009   Artist and her model, Martin Asbaek Gallery, Copenhagen (solo)
2009   Correspondences, Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki, together with Hannele Rantala (solo)
2009   The New Painting, ZAMEK Cultural Center & PF Photography Gallery, Poznan, Poland (cat.) (solo)
2008   ELINA BROTHERUS, Adventure Istiklal 6, Yapi Kredi Kazim Taskent Art Gallery, Istanbul (cat.) (solo)
2008   My Happiness is Round, The Wapping Project, London (solo)
2008   Paesaggi con montagna, Malga Valarica, Spera, Italy (solo)
2008   Elina Brotherus, in Artist File 2008, The National Art Center, Tokyo (cat.) (solo)
2008   Etudes d'après modèle, danseurs, AMA Gallery, Helsinki (solo)
2008   V.M. 21 Arte contemporanea, Rome (solo)
2008   Elina Brotherus, in Artist File 2008, The National Art Center, Tokio (solo)
2007   The New Painting, Oldenburger Kunstverein (solo)
2007   The New Painting, Centre pour l'image Contemporaine Genf (solo)
2007   Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf Berlin (solo)
2007   Mori Art Museum, Shop, Tokyo (solo)
2007   Oldenburger Kunstverein, Germany (solo)
2007   The New Painting, Centre pour l'image Contemporaine Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2007   Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf Berlin, Germany (solo)
2007   Global Feminisms, Brooklyn Museum New York, USA
2007   Private Public interface Berlin, Germany
2007   De l'Europe, Prix Mosaïque, Aciérie Dudelange, Luxembourg (cat.)
2007   Vision from North, Galleria Civiva, Modena, Italy
2007   Eine Frage [nach] der Geste, Galerie Fotohof, Salzburg, Austria
2007   Ars Fennica, KIASMA Museum of Contemporary Arts Helsinki, Finland (cat.)
2007   Le Bleu du ciel, Le traitement contemporain, In resonance with the Biennale d'art contemporain, Lyon (solo)
2006   Iitti Music Festival, Iitti, Finland (solo)
2006   The Finnish Museum of Photography Helsinki/ Konsthallen Millesgârden, Lindingö
2006   Estivales Photographiques Lannion, France
2006   Kopavogur Contemporary Art Museum Reykjavik, Iceland
2006   Sydney Biennale, Australia
2006   Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
2006   Ars Fennica, KIASMA Museum of Contemporary Arts Helsinki, Finland (cat.)
2006   Eine Frage [nach] der Geste, project of HGB Leipzig, Opera Leipzig, Germany
2006   Dreamlands Burn, Mücsarnok Kunsthalle Budapest, Hungary
2006   Mar Mater Materia, Espace Photographique Contretype, Brussels, Belgium
2006   Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf Berlin, Germany (solo)
2006   Model Studies, Musée des Beaux-Arts Caen, France (solo)
2006   The New Painting, Musée Nicéphore Niépce Chalon-sur-Saône, France; Temple Bar Gallery & Studios Dublin, Ireland; Millesgarden Stockholm, Sweden; The Finnish Museum of Photography Helsinki, Finland; Konsthallen Millesgârden Lindingö, Sweden (solo)
2005   Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
2005   Brotherus Tyttö, Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Institute Oslo, Norway (solo)
2005   Jerusalem Theatre, Jerusalem, Israel (solo)
2005   Contemporary Art Centre Tarragona, Spain (solo/ cat.)
2005   FRAC Haute-Normandie Rouen, France (solo)
2005   Maison de la culture Amiens, France (solo)
2005   Selbstauslöser / Automatic Release, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany (cat.)
2005   Open Space: An Exhibition Project at Art Cologne, Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf, Frankfurt / Berlin (cat.)
2005   The Helsinki School, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (cat.)
2005   Tampere Museum of Contemporary Art, TR1, Tampere
2005   Under Your Skin, White Box, New York
2005   Theorema, Collection Lambert, Avignon
2005   Baigneurs, Maison de la Culture, Amiens (solo)
2005   Model Studies, gb agency, Paris (solo)
2004   Brotherus, tyttö, Photography Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki (solo)
2004   Baigneurs, The Wapping Project, London (solo)
2004   The New Painting, Mai Manó, Hungarian Photography Center, Budapest
2004   The New Painting, Château d'Eau, Toulouse (cat.)
2004   Nordic Art, MKM Museum Küppersmühle Duisburg, Germany (cat.)
2004   Galleri Stefan Andersson Umeå, Sweden (solo)
2004   Vague II - Hommages et Digressions, Musée Malraux, Le Havre (cat.)
2004   Lofoten International Art Festival (LIAF 04) (cat.)
2004   The Helsinki School, The Finnish Museum of Photography Helsinki / Kulturhuset Stockholm (cat.)
2004   Startistes, Ass. pour Développement des Initiatives Sportives et Culturelles Brussels
2004   Tusenfryd, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium
2004   Je t'envisage, la Disparation du Portrait, Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne
2004   Photobiennale 2004 Moscow
2004   Culturgest Lisbon
2004   GOKANN, IV Triennale of Finnish Art, Gallery Fleur, Kyoto / Helsinki Kunsthalle (cat.)
2004   Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen
2004   PHOTOfesta Maputo, Mozambique
2003   Blue Horizon / Feel Finland, Cassina Tokyo (cat.)
2003   Kunsthalle Lophem, Belgium (solo/ cat.)
2003   Le pire est à venir - Images contemporaines du monde, Musée Nicéphore Niépce Chalon-sur-Saône, France
2003   Cassina Art Project, Tokyo, in Blue Horizon / Feel Finland (cat.) (solo)
2003   Baigneurs, Istanbul Biennial side event organised by FRAME, Hotel Marmara, Istanbul (cat.) (solo)
2003   The New Painting, Pärnu uue kunsti muuseum, Pärnu ; Draakoni Galerii, Tallinn (solo)
2003   Suites Françaises 2, Image/Imatge, Orthez
2003   The New Painting, Espace Photographique Contretype, Brussels (cat.) (solo)
2003   Sala Caballerizas, Murcia, in Fotoencuentros (cat.) (solo)
2002   Real Jardin Botánico, Madrid, in PhotoEspaña (cat.) (solo)
2002   Encontros da imagem, Braga (cat.) (solo)
2002   INOVA (Institute of Visual Arts), Milwaukee, Wisconsin (solo)
2002   Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Hämeenlinna (solo)
2002   Västerås Konstmuseum, Västerås (solo)
2002   Lunds Konsthall, Lund (solo)
2002   Orchard Gallery, Derry (solo)
2002   Face / Off, Kettle's Yard Cambridge, UK (cat.)
2002   Galeria Noua, Bucharest, Romania (solo)
2001   Spring, The Wapping Project London, UK (cat.) (solo)
2001   Rendez-Vous 3, Collection Lambert, Avignon, France
2001   Suites Françaises 2, gb agency, Paris (cat.) (solo)
2001   The New Painting, Galleri Stefan Andersson, Umeå (solo)
2000   Suites Françaises 1, Galerie Anhava, Helsinki (cat.) (solo)
2000   Galerie i8, Reykjavik (cat.) (solo)
2000   Jahresgaben, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Germany (cat.)
2000   Encontros de Fotografia Coimbra, Portugal (solo)
1999   Pohjoinen Valokuvakeskus, Northern Photography Centre, Oulu, Finland (solo)
1999   Tila - Espaces, Maison Européenne de la Photographie Paris, France
1999   The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki (solo)
1999   Dance Portraits, Galerie Anhava, Helsinki (solo)
1998   Galleri Stefan Andersson, Umeå (cat.) (solo)
1998   Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, with Andrei Lajunen (solo)
  Tampere City Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
  City of Lund, Sweden
  City of Nice, France
  FRAC Haute-Normandie, Rouen, Switzerland
  Galeria Civica d’Arte, Modena
  Gothemburg Art Museum, Gothemburg
  Gävle Konstcentrum, Gävle, Sweden
  MAC/VAL, Vitry-sur-Seine, France
  Musée Nicéphore Niépce, Chalon-sur-Saône, France
  Museo da Imagem, Braga, Portugal
  Swedish State Art Council
  Société Générale, Paris, France
  SOK Art Collection, Helsinki, Finland
  South Carelia Art Museum, Lappeenranta, Finland
  StatoilHydro, Stavanger, Norway
  The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland
  Umeå municipality, Sweden Västerås Art Museum, Västerås, Sweden
  Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
  Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg, France
  Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland
  Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo (MAXXI), Rome, Italy
  Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
  Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, USA
  Oulu Art Museum, Oulu, Finland
  Saatchi Collection, London, UK
  NSM Vie, Paris, France
  Saastamoinen Foundation, Finland
  Fondation Kadist, Paris, France
  FRAC Alsace, Sélestat, France
  Hasselblad Center, Gothemburg, Denmark
  Helsinki City Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
  Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Hämeenlinna, Finland
  L’Imagerie, Lannion, France
  Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
  Koç Foundation, Istanbul, Turkey
  Malmö Art Museum, Malmö, Sweden
  Mestizo, Murcia, Spain
  Colección H+F, Barcelona, Spain
  Collection Lambert, Avignon, France
  Collection Neuflize, France
  Coppel Collection, Mexico
  City Corcoran Gallery, Washington, USA
  County Councils of Gävleborg, Halland, Jönköping, Skåne, Uppsala and Västerbotten, Sweden
  DZ Bank, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  Amos Andersson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
  Apotekets Kulturförening, Stockholm, Sweden
  ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Ishøj, Denmark
  Art Foundation Mallorca, Spain
  Artothèque d’Angers, Angers, France
  Artothèque de Brest, Brest, France
  Centre National des Arts Plastiques (CNAP), France
  Carnegie Art Collection, Sweden
  Centre national de l’audiovisuel, Luxembourg
2012    ELINA BROTHERUS Artist and her Model, Le Caillou bleu, Brussels 2012
2011    Artist and her Model. Text: Susan Bright. Le Caillou bleu, Brussels 2011
2009    ELINA BROTHERUS, The New Painting. Text: Pawel Leszkowicz. Galeria Fotografii PF, Centrum Kultury Zamek, Poznan 2009
2008    ELINA BROTHERUS, Adventure Istiklal 6. Text: René Block, Timo Valjakka. Yapi Kredi Kazim Taskent Sanat Galerisi, Istanbul 2008
2008    ELINA BROTHRUS, Artist File 2008. Text: Yayoi Motohashi-Mäki-Mantila. National Art Center, Tokyo 2008
2007    Etudes d'après modèle, danseurs. Text: Marc Donnadieu, interview: Patrick Scemama with Elina Brotherus. Les éditions Textuel, Paris 2007, distributed by Volumen
2000    ELINA BROTHERUS. Text: Caryn Faure Walker, Elina Brotherus. i8 Galleri, Reykjavík / Galerie Anhava, Helsinki, Reykjavík 2000
1998    ELINA BROTHERUS. Text: Yrjänä Levanto, Elina Brotherus. Galleri Stefan Andersson, Umeå