U I A H C E R A M I C S & G L A S S





V I R T A S A L M I , Miia



"The painted images in hot glass allow me to tell stories and pay respect to the small moments of every day life. The focus of my relationship with glass is expression of colour and form."

MIIA VIRTASALMI
1974

Siamintie 3 B 5
00560 Helsinki, Finland
+358 (0) 40 5703752
virtasalmi@hotmail.com


EDUCATION

1998- MA, University of Art and Design, Helsinki
Dept. of Ceramic and Glass Design

1996-98 Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario, Canada,
Glass studies as an exchange student

1993-98 BA, University of Art and Design, Helsinki
Dept. of Ceramic and Glass Design

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

1998 International Juried Student Exhibition, Glass Art Society Conference, Seto, Japan

1998 Invitational Exhibition of Young Glass Artists, London Regional Art Museum, Ontario, Canada

1998 Sheridan College Glass Graduate Exhibition, Arts on King, Wagner Rosenbaum Gallery, Toronto, Ontario