Photo by Jan Ahlstedt

Photo by Jan Ahlstedt

My painting practice is like a boxing match. Blood gets spilled, adrenaline is running wild and occasionally I make a KO.


Jukka Virkkunen

Born in Jyväskylä, Finland, 1986

Lives & works in London, UK

jukka@jukkavirkkunen.com

Education

2018-2020 Master of Art, painting Royal College of Art, London - UK

2011-2014 Bacharel of Arts, Universidade Norte do Paraná, Londrina - Brazil

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Lämpö, Galleria Pirkko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, Finland 

2015

Trabalhos Recentes, Galeria Beth Camargo, Londrina, Brazil

Sieluni Trooppisessa Vaelluksessa, Gallery Rupla, Helsinki, Finland

Group Exhibitions

2019

Open Call, Delphian Gallery, London, UK

Work in Progress, Royal College of Art, London, UK

2018

34th Anual Exhibition, CGP Gallery, London, UK

Celebration of Three Years, Gallery Rupla, Helsinki, Finland

Encounters, Gallery Kajaste, Helsinki, Finland

2017

Summer in Gumbostrand, Gumbostrand Konst & Form, Sipoo, Finland 

2015

30ª Mostra Afro-Brasileira Palmares, Biblioteca Pública Municipal Pedro Viriato Parigot de Souza, Londrina, Brazil