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S O T A M A A , Tuuli

"My work is an exploration into material and formal effects of ceramics and ceramic composites. Especially I am interested in incorporating the unpredictable and emergent phenomenon, which are inherent in the process of making ceramics, into the designs I produce."

TUULI SOTAMAA
1974

meritullinkatu 11
00170 Helsinki, Finland
+358 (0)9 2783062
mobile +358 (0) 50 5309831
fax +358 (0) 9 2782989
tsotamaa@uiah.fi
EDUCATION

1997- MA, University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland
Dept. of Ceramics and Glass

1994-97 BA, University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland
Dept. of Ceramics and Glass

1992-94 Torkkeli Highschool for Visual Arts, Helsinki, Finland

1991-92 Barrington Highschool, Illinois, USA

EMPLOYMENT AND WORK EXPERIENCE

1998 Ministry of Education, Helsinki, Finland, commission: Ceramic piece

1996 University of Art and Design, Dept. of Ceramics
research assistant of ceramic materials

1995 MaKe Print Oy, Helsinki, Finland, business give-aways in ceramics

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

1998 "Me myself and I", Gallery Taik, Helsinki, Finland

1998 "Holes in the Night", soloexhibition, Galleria Laurizon, Helsinki, Finland

1997 "Enkooppi", Haihara Mansion, Tampere, Finland

1997 "Ceramics and Glass in Spotlight", Helsinki, Finland