Name

Elin Keino

About

ELIN&KEINO is a cooperation between artists Sandra Nyberg and Heini Nieminen that started in 2009.

We work mainly in the field of environmental and community art. Site specifity and temporarity are emphasized in our works.

2013
Sulpture by the Sea, Århus, Denmark. Winner of the exhibitions Formuepleje Prize.
Näkymä, Akaa, Finland
Ars Sippola, Sippola, Finland

2012
Konstrundan, Turku, Finland
Ecoismi, Cassano D'Adda, Italy
http://it.ecoismi.org/
Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, Australia. Winner of the Kids Choice Award
http://www.sculpturebythesea.com/exhibitions/cottesloe.aspx
Barfotastig / Paljasjalkapolku, Korppoo, Finland

2011
ComPeung Grant, Artist in Residence, Thailand *
Sculpture by the Sea, Århus, Denmark http://www.sculpturebythesea.dk/
Olohuone 306,4km2 City Art Festival, Turku 2009, 2010 & 2011

2010
Ars Sippola, Sippola, Finland. Work "MinneMennä / Where to go" bought by Kouvola Art Museum / Ars Sippola.

2009
Fluxations, Turku, Finland (two seperate works). Work 'MinneMennä / Where to go" nominated for environmental art award by Turku Artist Association

*The grant residency is funded by ComPeung (http://www.compeung.org), the first non-governmental artist-in-residence program in Thailand. Since 2005 ComPeung aspires to provide a platform for explorations and questioning in the arts.

Specialties

  • Site Specific Works
  • Environmental Art
  • Community Art