ON THE STARTING LINE
On The Starting Line by Elli Maanpää is series of acrylic, oil and ink paintings. The name has a multidimensional meaning. It’s referencing to sports which played an important part of Maanpää’s youth: She competed in the national speed skating team as teenager. On the Starting Line also states that this was the 1st solo exhibition Maanpää held in a Gallery. The exhibition was in S-Galleria in Helsinki in Autumn 2014.