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HARRI KALLIO American/Finnish, born in Salla, Finland, 1970

 

EDUCATION

2002 University of Art and Design, Helsinki Finland. MFA Photography.
1999 University of Art and Design, Helsinki Finland. BFA Photography.
1998-99 Oxford Brookes University, School of Art, Publishing and Music,
Oxford England.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008 Thessaloniki biennale, Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Greece
2007 Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio USA
2006 Bonni Benrubi Gallery, NYC
FotoFest2006: Exhibition; “Harri Kallio: The Dodo Bird and Mauritius Island”; Houston, TX
2005 Obiettivo Uomo Ambiente 2005” Biannual, Viterbo, Italy
2003 Natural History Museum, Helsinki Finland


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018“Endangered Species: Artists on the Front Line of Biodiversity”, Whatcom museum Seattle, WA
2016 "Rare Bird: John James Audubon and Contemporary Art", Berman Museum
2015 "World Water Forum 2015", South Korea- Seoul, Daegu EXCO, Gyeongju HICO.
2011 Hobart, Tasmania, Plimsoll Gallery , “Reconstructing the Animal”
2010 ClampArt, NYC , “The Museum of Unnatural History”
Northeastern Environmental Art exhibition,
2009 Northeastern Environmental Art exhibition, Northeastern, and Boston Universities, Columbia Univer
sity, New York, NY (continues 2010)
NURTUREart Gallery, NYC, Interface: Nature,
Scream Gallery, London, UK
2009 "Hot Fun in the Summertime"; Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY
“Kuusamo Nature”, Kuusamo, Finland
2008 The Triennale di Milano, Premio Pezza Award, Milan
2007 Green Art Festival 2007, South Korea, Seoul, Donggang River Photography, Festival-GangWonDo,
ChangWon City-GyeongNam, JeonJu City-Jeollabukdo.
Bozar, Brussels, Belgium, “Photography and Engineering 1846-2006”
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal, “Photography and Engineering 1846-2006”
Aperture Gallery NYC
“Burning Man Festival”, Black Rock Desert, Nevada
Natural World Museum, Exhibition, San Francisco
Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico. “Art & Artifice of Science”.
Ateneum, Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki
2006 "20/30 Vision: An Anniversary Celebration"; Bonni Benrubi GalleryNew York, NY, FotoFest 2006, Houston, Texas, USA
George Eastman House, “Why look at animals” , NY, USA
ICP, International Center of Photography, “Ecotopia”, Triennial, NYC
FotoFinlandia Exhibition, Victor Barsokevits Center, Kuopio, Finland
FotoFinlandia Exhibition, Helsinki Finland
2005 “Obiettivo Uomo Ambiente 2005”, Biennual, Viterbo, Italy
2004 Design Center, Stuttgart, Germany
Institute of Systematic Zoology and Evolutionary Biology, Jena, Germany
2003 “Gruner + Jahr”, Hamburg, Germany
“Forum für Fotografie und Kunst”Cologne, Germany


LECTURES / RESIDENCIES / EVENTS
2009 George Eastman House, 60th anniversary LX portfolio
2007 Josef & Anni Albers Foundation Residency, Connecticut
Green Art Festival 2007 lectures, Seoul and Kwangu, South Korea
2006 George Eastman House, lecture
Parsons School of Design / Aperture Foundation lecture
2005 Review Santa Fe


AWARDS / GRANTS
2014 Arts Promotion Center Finland Grant 
2008 Arts Council of Finland Grant (also 2004, 2002)
2006 FotoFinlandia Prize Helsinki, Finland
Finnish Cultural Foundation Grant (also 2003, 2002)
2004 The European Publisher’s Award for Photography
2003 BFF Promotion Award 2003


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS / REVIEWS
2008 DPI Magazine, Taiwan, Falter Magazine, UK (issue no.2)
2007 Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal, “Photography and Engineering 1846-2006”
"Letter from Mauritius: Digging for Dodos: the Quest to Find New Specimens", The New Yorker, January 22, 2007, Photofile Magazine, Australian Centre for Photography, Issue 79, Summer 2007,"Representation vs Reinvention-On 2nd Triennial Exhibition held by ICP"; Chinese Photography Magazine, February 2007,Ateneum Finnish National gallery, "Eläinten aika" Catalogue (2007)
2006 New York times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Financial Times (ICP “Ecotopia” reviews)
Harper’s Magazine, Dec 2006
"Harri Kallio: Through the Looking-Glass Backwards"; Carlo McCormick: Aperture; Summer 2006
Universum Magazin, (Austria)
FotoFest 2006, Catalogue, ICP, International Center of Photography “Ecotopia” , Catalogue
Slate “Artist of the month”, February 2006
“Image” ,The Magazine of George Eastman House, summer 2006
Time Out, New York February 2-8 issue NO: 540
Helsingin Sanomat, Foto Finlandia feature, February 10th
2005 Le Monde2 #48, January-05 “Fantasie ornitologique, le Dodo oseau dada”
2004 EL PAIS SEMANAL, Numero 1.467,”El pajaro resucitado”
2003 The 15th BFF promotion award catalogue
Finnish Photography 2003, Musta Taide, Helsinki
Monograph “The Dodo and Mauritius Island, Imaginary Encounters”, Dewi Lewis Publishing (UK), 2004


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Fotografia Contemporanea of Cinisello Balsamo, Italy
Middlebury College Museum, Vermont
The George Eastman House, Rochester New York
Rubin Collection , El Paso, TX
The Columbus Museum of Ar t, Columbus, OH
Aperture Gallery, NYC