Kari Cavén, 2018

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2018
Sculptor Kari Cavén (b. 1952 in Savonlinna). The artist lives and works in Helsinki. The prize sum was €10,000.

Kari Cavén. Photo: Veikko Somerpuro

Kari Cavén: Korkeiden paikkojen kammo, 2018, 50 x 100 cm

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2017
Visual artist, printmaker Päivikki Kallio (b. 1952 in Helsinki). The artist lives and works in Helsinki. The prize sum was €10,000.

Päivikki Kallio. Photo: Patrik Rastenberger

 

Päivikki Kallio, Isäni talo, 2011

2016
Painter Sinikka Tuominen (b. 1947 in Oulu). The artist lives and works in Oulu.

Sinikka Tuominen: Bed of Roses, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 150 x 120 cm. Photo: Jussi Tiainen

 

2015
Photographer Timo Kelaranta (b. 1951 in Helsinki). The artist lives and works in Espoo.

Kuva: Patrik Rastenberger

Photo: Patrik Rastenberger

2014
Marjatta Hanhijoki (b. 1949 in Porvoo), Helsinki; painter and printmaker

Marjatta Hanhijoki. Kuva: Patrik Rastenberger

Photo: Patrik Rastenberger

2013

Lauri Anttila (b. 1938 in Oulu), Helsinki; visual artist

Lauri Anttila

2012

Irma Optimisti (b. 1952 in Vaasa), Helsinki; performance artist

Irma Optimisti

Irma Optimisti: Essential Singularity. Performance at Infr’Action Venice 2011. Photo: Pekka Luhta.

 

2011

Pekka Nevalainen (b. 1951 in Tyrvää), Kisko; visual artist
www.pekkanevalainen.blogspot.com

2010

Oliver Whitehead (b. in 1947, Eccles, Lancashire, United Kingdom), Helsinki; visual artist
www.oliverwhitehead.net

Oliver Whitehead

Oliver Whitehead. Photo: Roger Gustafsson

 

2009
Lauri Laine (b. 1946), Helsinki; painter

Lauri Laine

Lauri Laine. Photo: Roger Gustafsson

 

2008
Hannele Kylänpää (b. 1948), sculptor

Hannele Kylänpää. Photo: Roger Gustafsson

 

2007
Ismo Kajander (b. 1939), visual artist

2006
Matti Kujasalo (b. 1946), painter

2005
Anna-Maria Osipow (b. 1935), ceramic artist

2004
Eino Ahonen (b. 1941), visual artist

2003
Tapio Junno (b. 1940), sculptor

2002
Timo Aalto (b. 1941), painter