CV




Piia Lieste
b.1979

http://www.finnishdesigners.fi/portfolio/piia.lieste
https://taiko.fi/piialieste
 


EDUCATION

2015 The Open University of Lapland, Basic studies in Education theory

2014 Forssa Vocational institute, Ceramics Artesan
Practical training:
August-November 2013, Pekka Paikkari studio/Arabia Art Department Society
July 2013, Catharina Kajander Atelje
June-July 2012, Hanna Viljanen, Rakutar /Cooperative Brinkkalan Outolintu

2008 University of Lapland, Master of Arts – Graphic design
Spring semester 2004, University of Pécs, Hungary, Painting and Ceramics

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Light Distances, Herzliya, Israel, 2016
Wachsen/Kasvu, Celle castle, Germany, 2016
Pirtti, Lokal-gallery, Helsinki, Finland, 2015
Häme-region Biennale of Young Artists, Arx-gallery, Hämeenlinna, Finland, 2015
Keramiikkaa pienessä tilassa, Design Forum Showroom, Helsinki, Finland, 2014

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Artist of the month of The Art Society of Hämeenlinna, Hämeenlinna, Finland, 2015
Oo, Glendora –ceramic busts and illustrated plates, Tammela Library, Finland, 2014


OTHER

Future Lights of Ceramics, International Competiton, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, 03.10.2017
Ceramic street art, Finland & Israel 2016-
Croquis-kiosk, Night of the Arts Hämeenlinna, 2017
Konstrundan, open studios days: croquis-kiosk, “Tower!” community art workshop, artist talk,  2016
Comics workshops, Häme-region Biennale of Young Artists, Hämeenlinna 2015
A plateful of Comics, planning and executing a workshop and an exhibition with Comics Centre and Arabia Art Department Society, Helsinki 2013

PUBLISHED WORK

Gradu & Greta comics, Lapin ylioppilaslehti 2008
Comics 66:25-anthology, #1 & #3

UPCOMING
Fragments Piia Lieste & Elina Malmberg, Paperihuone Gallery, Hämeenlinna, Finland, 2017

MEMBERSHIPS
Art Society of Hämeenlinna 2014 –member of the board 2016 and 2017, Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo 2014, Artists O 2017