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Emilia Mäkelä lives and works in Pirkanmaa, Finland.

email: emilia.nea.makela (at) gmail.com

Education
2013-2017 Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Fine art Programme, Bachelor of Arts
2010-2012 Ikaalinen College of Crafts and Design, Artisan

Upcoming exhibitions
2024 Kouta-galleria, Kouvola

Private exhibitions                                                                                                                                                                                                              
2023 A secret third thing, B-galleria, Turku
2023 Kotimatka, Pethaus, Tampere
2023 Greenery, Galleria Uusi Kipinä, Lahti
2023 Greenery, P-galleria, Pori
2022 Replika, Turun kirjakahvila, Turku
2019 Survival Mode / Selviytymismoodi, Galleria Rajatila, Tampere
2016 Maalauksia / Paintings / Målningar, Ravintola Kahvilla, Tampere

Collaborations  
2019 5/5 AD, Emilia Mäkelä & Jenna Oldén, Kalasataman Vapaakaupunki, Helsinki
2019 Toxic / Myrkky, Roosa Lalja & Emilia Mäkelä, Galleria 2, Pirkkala

Group exhibitions
2023 FLIP! Skeittaus & taide, Vantaan taidemuseo Artsi, Vantaa
2021 Zineton exhibition tour, Alakulttuurikeskus Loukko (Helsinki), Turun kirjakahvila (Turku), Romu & Random (Tampere)
2020 Zineton exhibition, Alakulttuurikeskus Loukko, Helsinki
2017 Art Majaalahti 2017, Kangasala
2017 Rahva armastatud joonistudialoog, Tampere Maja, Tartto
2017 Happy Ending, Mältinranta Artcenter, Tampere
2016 XXI Mänttä Art Festival, Mänttä
2015 Widely loved drawing dialogue / Koko kansan rakastama piirustusdialogi, Mältinranta Artcenter, Tampere
2015 Stockfors Art Fair, Pyhtää
2014 Seili Baltic Sea Film Festival (screening), Seili
2014 Pop-up Gallery, Pesurumpu, Tampere
2014 Artifact Exhibition, Pietarsaari Museum, Pietarsaari
2014 Do not cover / Ei saa peittää, Ikuinen Galleria, Tampere

Publications
2022 Untitled (catzine), 32 pages, A5, self-financed zine
2021 Headspace, 20 pages, A5, e-zine
2021 Gouache Butt, 36 pages, A5, self-financed zine
2021 sweet_sade, 24 pages, A5, self-financed zine
2020 Money Machine, 24 pages, A5, self-financed zine
2019 Infinite Justice, 48 pages, A5, self-financed zine
2019 NoBody, 16 pages, A7, self-financed zine
2019 Otherworld: the story aesthetic, 28 pages, A5, self-financed zine
2018 NoSpace, 20 pages, A5, self-financed zine
2016 NoName, 20 pages, A5, self-financed zine

Grants
2021 Arts Promotion Center Finland, working grant

Memberships
Tampereen taiteilijaseura ry
Rajataide ry
TAKU ry