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Site specific works: MURALS & WALL DRAWINGS

The collaboration with science centres: DOZENS OF MURALS for science exhibitions
in Paris (2016), Lisbon (2015) & Vantaa, Finland (2013–14)

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MENTAL DÉSORDRE, the exhibition about mental health with dozens of Vappu Rossi's amazing murals on wall structures, opened in in the beginning of April at Cité des sciences et de l'industrie, Universcience, Paris! The exhibition will be open until 6th of November 2016!
Before Paris, the same exhibition took place in the Finnish Science Centre Heureka (with the name "Heureka Goes Crazy") and in Pavilhão do Conhecimento, Lisbon, (with the name "Loucamente")
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SEE PHOTOS from HEUREKA GOES CRAZY & MENTAL DÉSORDRE exhibitions and Rossi's MURALS IN PROCESS
See
ANIMATED WORK PROCESS of the Brain Tree mural at Heureka
See ANIMATED WORK PROCESS of the Hand mural at Heureka


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Introduced Species: City Rabbit,
Porvoo old town, Mannerheim Bridge. Charcoal on wall, scale 10:1. Porvoo Pre-Triennial 2016.
Erityiskiitokset / Special thanks to:

Luukonservaattori / Sceleton Conservator Janne Granroth, Luonnontieteellinen keskusmuseo / Finnish Museum of Natural History
Porvoo City Tourist Information, Sillan Kesäinfo / Summerinfo under the bridge

Endangered Species: Persicaria Foliosa
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Porvoo old town, Mannerheim Bridge. Charcoal on wall, scale 10:2. Porvoo Pre-Triennial 2016.
Erityiskiitokset / Special thanks to:
curator Mikko Piirainen, Botanical Museum Helsinki
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Performative wall drawing at Municipal Fair, Helsinki 10.–11.9.2014.
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Performative wall drawing at Municipal Fair, Helsinki 10.–11.9.2014
Vappu Rossi: Muinainen maisema – Ancient Landscape
 


Vappu Rossi: Muinainen maisema – Ancient Landscape, time laps 10.–11.9.2014

Performative wall drawing at Municipal Fair, Helsinki 10.–11.9.2014

Kuntamarkkinoiden Prosenttiperiaatteen edistämishankkeen osasto
Suomen Taiteilijaseura ry, Teollisuustaiteen Liitto Ornamo, Arkkitehtuurin tiedotuskeskus Archinfo Finland, Ympäristötaiteen säätiö, Taiteen edistämiskeskus.

Kuntamarkkinat, Helsinki 10.–11.9.2014


Wall drawing at the solo exhibition at MUU Gallery, Helsinki 2014. Vappu Rossi: Days of the Ice Bird, 29 May - 20 June 2014 

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The charcoal wall drawing referring to the video artwork Carbon Based Love, 2014. 
See the video artwork here
The wall drawing, the table and the chair referring to the video artwork, 2014. 
More about the exhibition

The beginning of the opening. The dancer Ingrid André and charcoal drawing, yet untouched. 
See the performance video here 

 

Mural at MUU Kaapeli, Cable Factory, Helsinki 6.-30.3.2014. 

Suoraan seinään, ryhmänäyttely / Directly on the Wall, group exhibition

Vappu Rossi: Twig Face, 2014. Latex paint on the wall. 400 x 260 cm.

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More about the exhibition

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THE HEUREKA MURALS

See photos of work in progress

Animated work process of THE BRAIN TREE mural at Heureka


Tiedekeskus Heurekan Heureka tulee hulluksi -näyttelyn visuaalisen ilmeen selkärangan muodostavat kymmenet kuvataiteilija Vappu Rossin uniikit seinämaalaukset, jotka hän on toteuttanut tilaustyönä suoraan näyttelyn rakenteisiin. Heureka tulee hulluksi, 12.10.2013–21.9.2014.

The visual foundation of the Finnish Science Centre Heureka exhibition Heureka Goes Crazy is made up of unique wall paintings by artist Vappu Rossi, who has created the works directly onto the structures. Heureka Goes Crazy, 12.10.2013–21.9.2014.

Heurekan jälkeen näyttely nähdään Lissabonin Pavillion of Knowledgessa, Pariisin Universciencessa ja Haagin Museonissa.

After Heureka, the exhibition will take place at the Pavillion of Knowledge Lissabon, Universcience Paris and Museon Haag.

Making of wall drawing HAWK MOTH, Vappu Rossi 2012.
Animated work process (1'12")

From the solo exhibition at Kunsthalle Helsinki Studio, 18.8.-3.10.2012

Making of wall drawing THE KISS, Vappu Rossi 2012.
Animated work process (1'18")

Näyttelystä / From the exhibition
Rajantaju
, Taidekeskus Purnu, Orivesi 10.6.–12.8.2012.

Rajantaju, Purnu Art Center, Orivesi 10.6.–12.6.2012.

Making of wall drawing NEWBORN (BREATHING ROOTS), Vappu Rossi 2012.
Animated work process (1'02")


Näyttelystä / from the solo exhibition

Vappu Rossi: For the Night is Gone
Tuusula Art Museum, Art Center Kasarmi 15.2.–20.5.2012

Vappu Rossi: Kun mennyt on yö
Tuusulan taidemuseo, Taidekeskus Kasarmi 15.2.–20.5.2012

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Newborn (Breathing Roots), 2011. Charcoal on wall.
Haihara 11 - METSÄSTÄ, Haiharan taidekeskus / Invitation exhibition Haihara 11 - FOREST, Haihara Art Center, Tampere 6.–28.8.2011.
Lisää kuvia Haiharan Newborn-teoksesta / see more photos of the Haihara Newborn mural

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Portsarit (Skylla ja Kharybdis) Portierer (Skylla och Kharybdis) / Doormen (Skylla and Charybdis), charcoal on wall, 2007.
Animoitu dokumentaatio työprosessista ja kuvia
Making of PORTSARIT / DOORMEN (Scylla and Charybdis)" and photos

Piirustusluokka – Tyhjä on täysi, Kuvataideakatemia 160 v. Taidehalli 11.12.2007–13.1.2008.
Doormen (Skylla and Charybdis), 2007. Charcoal on wall, anamorphic drawing on the stairways of Kunsthalle, Helsinki.
Drawing Class – Empty is full, Finnish Academy of Fine Arts 160 years, Kunsthalle, Helsinki 11.12.2007–13.1.2008. From the "right" point of view.
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Portsarit (Skylla ja Kharybdis) Portierer (Skylla och Kharybdis) / Doormen (Skylla and Charybdis), 2007.
Kuva suoraan edestä. Image in reality, from the front.
Animoitu dokumentaatio työprosessista ja kuvia
Making of PORTSARIT / DOORMEN (Scylla and Charybdis)" and photos

Below: Newborn (l'enfant de Kasterlee), 2011. Ephemera, Galleria Harmonia 13.1.-5.2.2011, Jyväskylä. Charcoal on wall, 190 x 280 cm. 

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Below: Newborn (l'enfant de Kasterlee), 2011; Elämän puu / Livets träd / Tree of Life, media art animation, 2009. 

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Below: Newborn (around the core), 2010. Frans Masereel International Printmaking Centrum, Kasterlee, Belgium. Anamorphic drawing, charcoal on wall (the central pilar of FMC), width c. 3,5 m.

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Reunalla - Aan de rand - On the Edge, Frans Masereel International Printmaking Centrum, Kasterlee, Belgium, 1.10–30.11.2010. Exhibition of finnish Pro Lithography.

The little toes and the head of Newborn in reality. Rossi's lithographies in the backround.

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Group Portrait Projects:

2009 Joensuun taidemuseo / Joensuu Art Museum

2008 Helsingin Taidehalli / Kunsthalle Helsinki

© Vappu Rossi