portfolio2016.pdf
portfolio2015.pdf

CURRICULUM VITAE

Blythe Smith

Lives and works in Helsinki and Salla.

blythe@blythesmith.com

lyontivirhe.blogspot.fi

www.pekunalle.com

https://vimeo.com/user24166843

Education

2016 Visual Artist, Art School MAA

2004–2013 PhD Student at Aalto University School of Economics, Helsinki.

1996 MA, English and Romance Philology. University of Helsinki

1995–1996 Erasmus student, Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris III

Solo exhibitions

2017

Clear, obscure, clear, Pot uP LaB, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki

Muses of the Mothership, Laajasalo library, Helsinki

Square Peg, Antikvariaatti Sofia, Helsinki

2016

Happiness is a foil balloon. Café Aalto, Helsinki

Case Subordinate, Myymälä2 Gallery, Helsinki

Horticultured and Hilarious, Summer Café Brita, Helsinki 

No woman is an island, Saaremme Puoti Café and Organic Grocery Store, Helsinki

Ihmisasiaihminen - Human Affairs Human. Gallery Huvila, Helsinki

2015

Onko heitä? [Do they exist?] Laajasalo Church, Helsinki

Out of Bounds, Rööperin Taidesalonki Gallery, Helsinki

Mansikkapaikka [Wild Strawberry Spot], Summer Café Brita, Helsinki

Melkein armas aika [The Time of Blossoming Almost Arrives], Laajasalo Church, Helsinki

Group exhibitions

2016

MAA 2016 Graduation exhibition, Gallery Augusta, Helsinki

2015

Phantasmagoria, MAA-tila Gallery, Helsinki

Views, Café Bar 9, Helsinki

MAA Happens, Suomenlinna, Helsinki

Sivulliset – Artists' Book exhibition, Rikhardinkatu library, Helsinki

2014

MAAsters of Art, Bar Siltanen, Helsinki

AfterBefore, MAA-tila Gallery, Helsinki

Video screenings

2016

Gravitational Border Experience, Art School Maa & MAA-tila Gallery, Helsinki

MAA for AAVE /Night of the Beamers, MAA-tila Gallery, Helsinki

Looking down and backwards by Immigrants and Animals, Kutomo, Turku

2015

Phantasmagoria, MAA-tila Gallery, Helsinki

MAA for AAVE /Night of the Beamers, MAA-tila Gallery, Helsinki

MAA Happens, Suomenlinna, Helsinki

2014 

Quantum Loop Theory – Night of the Arts screening, MAA-tila Gallery, Helsinki

Publications

The Writing Disorder journal/Fall 2016 issue: Artwork: Paintings

Community Art projects

2015

Youth Against Racism theme week workshop for children, Kallahti Youth Facilities, Helsinki

Safety reflector workshop open to everyone, Valoa festival Vuotalo, Helsinki

2014

Arts and crafts workshops for immigrant women, Kallahti Youth Facilities, Helsinki.