INUGHUIT 1995-2002










Lives and works in Helsinki, Finland.


1997-2002 Master of Arts, University of Art and Design, Helsinki

1992-1995 Turku School of Art and Communication, Turku


2013 Albert-Kahn Museum, Boulogne-Billancourt, France

2013 Gallery Taik, Berlin, Germany

2012 Korjaamo Gallery, Helsinki, Finland

2010-11 Galerie Kashya Hildebrand, Zurich, Switzerland

2009 The National Museum of Photography, together with Olaf Otto Becker, Copenhagen, Denmark

2008 Michael Hoppen Contemporary, London, England

2008 Forum für Fotografie, Köln, Germany

2008 Scott Polar Research Institute Museum, Cambridge, England

2008 Synart Art Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2008 Gallery Uusitalo, Helsinki, Finland

2007 Finnish-Norwegian Culture Institute, Oslo, Norway

2006 Galerie Kashya Hildebrand, Zurich, Switzerland

2005 Synart Art Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2005 Michael Hoppen Contemporary, London, England

2005 Galerie St Père, Paris, France

2004 Les Boréales, Musée de Normandie, Caen, France

2004 Nordatlantens Brygge, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003 Gallery Artina, Helsinki, Finland

2003 Gallery Nykyaika, Tampere, Finland

2001 VB- Photographic Centre, Kuopio, Finland

2001 Arktikum, the Arctic Centre, Rovaniemi, Finland

2001 Gallery Rantagalleria, Oulu, Finland

2001 Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki, Finland


2015 Vanishing Ice, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Canada

2014–15 Imaging the Arctic, Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, USA

2014–15 Cabin Fever, Anchorage Museum, Alaska, USA

2014–2015 Vanishing Ice, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2014 Vanishing Ice, The El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas, USA

2013–14 Neiges de Culture, Serre Chevalier, France

2013–14 Vanishing Ice: Alpine and Polar Landscapes in Art 1775-2012, Whatcom Museum, WA, USA

2013 Nanoq Arctic Museum, Pietarsaari, Finland

2013 Galerie der Moderne, Munchen, Germany

2013 New Wave Finland, Scandinavia House, New York, USA

2012 Paris Photo, France

2012 Breda Photo Festival, Breda, Holland

2012 Äärimmäisyyksien yhteinen tekijä, Wäinö Aaltosen museo, Turku, Finland

2011 Paris Photo, Gallery Taik, France

2011 Real Venice, Somerset House, London, England

2011 Real Venice, Venice Biennale, Italy

2011 ARCO, Gallery Taik, Madrid, Spain

2010 Paris Photo, Gallery Taik, France

2010 Daegu Photo Biennale, Daegu, South-Korea

2010 Biennale of Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia

2010 WEISS - Ice/White, Kunstverein KISS, Kunst im Schloss Untergröningen, Germany

2010 Helsinki 10, Rogaland Art Museum, Stavanger, Norway

2009 Photography matters: The Helsinki School, Statoil office, Oslo, Norway

2009 Revive – Group Show, Michael Hoppen Contemporary, London, England

2009 Internal and External Landscapes, Helsinki School, Shiseido Gallery, Tokio, Japan

2009 New York Photo Festival, All over the place! curated by William A. Ewing, USA

2009 Marks of Honour - A Striking Library, Kaune Sudendorf Gallery, Cologne

2009 Marks of Honour, A Striking Library, Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam, Holland

2009 On Top of the Iceberg, New Photography from Finland, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany

2008 Snow, Kitzbuhel Museum, Austria

2008 Paris Photo, Gallery Taik, France

2007 Photoquai Biennale, le Musée du Quai Branly, Paris, France

2007 Young Finnish Photography: Itkonen, Kannisto, Persson, Ludwig Museum, Koblenz, Germany

2007 Photo Finnish, Steenersenmuseet, Oslo, Norway

2007 Kunst Zurich, Synart Art Gallery, Switzerland

2007 Paris Photo, Gallery Taik, France

2007 Gulf Art Fair, Galerie Kashya Hildebrand, Dubai

2007 Stockholm Art Fair, Gallery Uusitalo, Sweden

2006 Galerie Kashya Hildebrand, New York, USA

2006 C/o Moderna Museet, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden

2006 Finnish artists at l’USINE again, l`Usine Galerie, Bruxelles, Belgium

2006 Kunst Zurich, Galerie Kashya Hildebrand and Synart Art Gallery, Switzerland

2006 Kunst zum Sammeln und Schenken, Synart Art Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2005 Photo London, Michael Hoppen Gallery, England,

2005 Kunst zum Sammeln und Schenken, Synart Art Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2005 Finnish Photography, Centrum Kultury Zamek . Galeria Fotografii PF, Poznan, Poland

2005 Helsinki School - A New Approach, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2005 Helsinki School - Personally, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden

2004 Paris Photo, Helsinki School, France

2004 30 by Taik, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland

2004 Fotofinlandia, Cable Factory, Helsinki, Oulu Art Museum, Oulu, Finland

2004 Stockholm Art Fair, Helsinki School, Sweden


2014 Frame

2013 Art Promotion centre Finland

2012 Finnish Cultural Foundation, artist grant 3 years

2009 William Thuring prize

2008 Finnish Cultural Foundation

2008 The Arts Council of Finland: Quality Support for Publications of Photographic Art

2007 National Council for Photographic Art, artist grant 5 years

2007 Patricia Seppala Foundation

2005 The Finnish Book Arts Committee, Nomination for Distinguished Books Selection

2004 Fotofinlandia Finalist

2003 Young Photographer of the Year Award


Modern Museum, Stockholm, Sweden

Fundacio Foto Colectania, Barcelona, Spain

DZ-Bank, Frankfurt, Germany

Statoil Collection, Norway

Spagnuolo Collection, USA

Ernst Basler & Partner AG, Zurich, Switzerland

Saastamoinen Foundation Art Collection / EMMA, Espoo, Finland

Helsinki City Art Museum, Finland

Finnish State Art Collection, Finland

Oulu Art Museum, Oulu, Finland

Salo Art Museum, Salo, Finland

Fine Arts Association of Finland

Carl Gustav Ehrnrooth Collection, Finland

Jenni and Antti Wihuri Foundation, Finland

Swanljung Collection, Finland

Pentti Kouri Collection, New York, USA

International Finance Corporation, Washington, USA

Private collections (Austria, Belgium, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Korea, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, USA)


2013 Un Arriere-gout de Paradis, Allers Retours, Albert-Kahn Musée, France

2013 Northern Intiative, Anchorage Museum, Alaska, USA

2012 Conde Nast Traveler Photographs, 25th anniversary collection, Assouline, USA

2012 Äärimmäisyyksien yhteinen tekijä, Turun ammattikorkeakoulu, Finland

2011 Journal of Northern Studies, Vol 5, No 2, Umeå University, Sweden

2011 Real Venice, C Photo, Ivorypress, London, UK

2010 Daegu Photo Biennale catalogue, South-Korea

2010 17th Biennale of Sydney cataloque, The Beauty of Distance, Thames and Hudson Australia

2010 Kunstverein KISS, Kunst im Schloss Untergröningen exhibition catalogue, Germany

2010 Colors 77, The Sea, North Greenland - Keeping Cool, United Colors of Benetton, Italy

2010 Exit, no. 38, Silent Landscapes, Madrid, Spain

2010 Nordcite, Éditions J'ai VU, Québec, Canada

2010 Scanorama, no. 03, “The Traveler, Breaking the ice with Tiina Itkonen”, Stockholm, Sweden

2010 Helsinki 10, exhibition cataloque, Rogaland Art Museum, Stavanger, Norway

2009 Earth, Prix Pictet, teNeues Verlag, Kempen, Germany

2009 Photography matters: The Helsinki School, Statoil exhibition catalogue, Norway

2009 Internal and External Landscapes, Helsinki School, exhibition catalogue, Shiseido Gallery, Japan

2009 Helsinki School, Neue Fotografie aus Finnland, Hatje Cantz, Germany

2009 View°14, Belgium

2009 Photographica, Summer Vol. 15 , Japan

2009 Conde Nast Traveler, February, USA

2009 Do not talk bullshit, What are you doing? Reflections on the unique homage project,

2009 Marks of Honour, Schaden, Germany

2008 Vom Schnee/ On snow, Museum Kitzbuhel, Austria

2008 Image, 9/08, issue 396, Ultima Thule by Tiina Itkonen at Michael Hoppen Contemporary,

The association of Photographers Ltd, London

2008 Taide 2/08, Kustannus Oy Taide, Finland

2007 The Helsinki School, Hatje Cantz, Germany

2007 Junge Finnische Fotografie, Ludwig Museum im Deutschherrenhaus Koblenz, Germany

2007 C international photo magazine 05/2007, Ivory Press, London, England

2006 Woolrich Greenlandic Roadtrip, Woolrich, Italy

2006 Ögonvittne / Eye Witness, Dunkers Kulturhus, Moderna Museet, Sweden

2005 The Helsinki School, Hatje Cantz, Germany

2005 The Times, 8 March 2005, Come into the cold, London, England

2005 Flair, N.3 2005, fotoforum Verlag, Germany

2005 Fotoforum 2/2005, fotoforum Verlag, Germany

2004 Inughuit, Libris, Finland


1/2011 Venice, Italy

8-9/2010 Greenland

3/2010 Greenland

4/2009 Greenland

11/2007 Paris, France

4-6/2007 Greenland

8-9/2006 Greenland

3-4/2006 Greenland

9-10/2005 Greenland

11-12/2004 Paris, France

5-6/2002 Greenland

8/1998 Greenland

7-8/1995 Greenland