Elli Maanpää

Animated Painter - Spreading joy with colorful creative creatures

CV

– EDUCATION

2013     Master of Arts (Art and Design) in Visual Culture, Aalto University, Department of Art

2019     Bachelor of Art (Media) in Animation, Turku Arts Academy, Turku University of Applied Sciences

2008     Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design, Aalto University, Department of Design

– SOLO EXHIBITION

2019     Pop-up Exhibition Augmented Painting, TUAS Campus, Turku

2016     Uhanalaiset Goes Turku, Kirjakahvila Gallery, Turku

2015     Uhanalaiset/Endangered, Karhulinna, Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki

2014     On the Starting LineS-Gallery, Helsinki

2014     Grumpy Cat With Friends, Käytävägalleria, Rikhardinkatu Library, Helsinki

2012     Catism, Runo Kahvila Gallery, Tampere

2012     Art Kiosk – interactive art studio, Stone kiosk in Sibelius park, Pori

– GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012     To Draw, Generaattori Gallery, Pori

2012     Experimental Happening 2, Generaattori Gallery, Pori

2012     Pori ArzzGeneraattori Gallery, Pori

2011     Vinyl Record ShowTempe, Arizona, USA

2009     MiniMini Art Show, Phoenix, Arizona, USA

2004     Art Diploma Exhibition, Ullakko Gallery, Turku

2004     Korsa City Life, Autokauppa Pop-Up Gallery, Turku

– ILLUSTRATION CLIENTS

Arilyn, Stockmann, TF Bank, Korkeasaari Zoo, Suomen Lomamajat
Magazines: Matkaan, Novita, FinnFashion
Bands: Ukkosmaine, Ville Karttunen, Tuomas Peurakoski, Koodi 
Books: Salamaponin selässä by Ville Karttunen
Web Publications: Satyyri

– ART RELATED PROJECTS

2019-    Zen Cat T-Shirt, Feel-good clothing for cat lovers

2016-    Elli Maanpää Art, YouTube Channel

2014-    Joulukorttikauppa, online Christmas card shop

2014-    Dumpster Dive Princess, children’s book

– AWARDS AND GRANTS

2018     Loiskis Musamation Contest, 1st place

2015     Arts Promotion Center Finland, grant for illustrating a children’s book

2014     Hau Hau Champion Illustration Contest, finalist

2014     Loiskis Musamation Contestshared 1st place

2013     Moko Tee Print Contest, audience’s favourite

– FILMOGRAPHY

2018-     Dagen Efter, puppet animation, with Anna Mikkola and Aino Eronen, 02:33

2017     Kaikki laulaa tavallaan, musamation for Loiskis, 03:25

2017     Point of View, 2D animation, 02:20

2015     The Girl Who Makes Clouds, live action and stop motion, 04:53

2013     Dialog, live action, 04:32

– FILM FESTIVALS AND SCREENINGS

Kaikki laulaa tavallaan
2018     Arktisen upeeta XIX a Nordic Film Festival, Jyväskylä, Finland
2018     Viitasaaren elokuvaviikko, Viitasaari, Finland

Point of View
2018     Animatricks Animation Festival, Helsinki, Finland
2017     Helsinki International Film Festival, Helsinki, Finland
2017     Turku Animated Film Festival, Turku, Finland
2017     Elävän taiteen ilta, Turku, Finland

The Girl Who Makes Clouds
2019     Nuorten tekijöiden näyttely, Villa Arttu, Hyvinkää, Finland
2019     
Elokuvaviikko -elokuvakasvatuksellinen teemaviikko
2014     
LiikKUVAT – videotaidetta hoitolaitoksiin, Kauppi Hospital, Tampere
2014     Tampere Film Festival, Tampere, Finland
2012     Oulu International Children’s and Youth Film Festival, Oulu, Finland
2012     Helsinki Short Film Festival, Helsinki, Finland

Dialog
2011     Tampere Film Festival, Tampere, Finland

– MEMBERSHIPS

Finnanimation,  supplementary member of the board 2019

Kuvittajat ry

Animaatiokilta ry