CV

Salla Valle

b.1990, Helsinki, Finland
Lives and works in Helsinki, Finland
salla.ulrika@gmail.com

Education
Kankaanpää School of Art, BA in live art 2014 – 2017
Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, studio of new media, exchange 2015 – 2016
Art School Maa, Helsinki, degree of visual art 2009 – 2012
Helsinki Upper Secondary School for Visual Arts, graduation 2008

Selected performances
An Evening of Performance, Pollen Studios, Belfast, Northern Ireland 2019
CuerpAs International Festival, Quillota and Santiago, Chile 2018
Performensk Festival, Cultural Center Korpus, Minsk, Belarus 2018
Riga Performance Festival Starptelpa, Riga, Latvia 2018
Performance Crossings, Cross Attic, Prague, Czech Republic 2018
Kunniavieras-klubi, Järjestötalo, Rauma, Finland 2017
Perform or not Vol 2, Polymer, Tallinn, Estonia 2017
LADAF – live art and drinks reception, The Finnish Institute in London, United Kingdom 2017
Augustiunetus-festival, Pärnu, Estonia 2017
Printmaking in Latvia-festival, Opening Rally, Goethe-Institut Riga, Latvia 2017
Trading Body Parts-performance event, B-galleria, Turku, Finland 2017
Slam IV: The Bond, durational performance in collaboration with Timo Viialainen, B-galleria, Turku, Finland 2017
Lapsody International Festival and Conference, Helsinki, Finland 2017
Yllätys!-performance event, Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki, Finland 2017
Das Kluppe, Titanik-gallery, Turku, Finland 2017
Shaping the Future – Ceramics and it’s dimensions, exhibition opening, Fiskars, Finland 2016
Phobia # 96/166 – durational performance in collaboration with Alexander Del Re, New Performance Turku Festival, Turku, Finland 2016
Night of Arts in Kivinokka, Helsinki, Finland 2016
H2Ö festival, Turku, Finland 2016
Paikkari Performance, Sammatti, Finland 2016
Abyss Festival, Lyhytaaltoasema, Pori, Finland 2016
Abyss Festival / Là-bas, Merikaapelihalli, Helsinki, Finland 2016
Konttori 7-performance event, Suvilahti, Helsinki, Finland 2015
Performanssifiesta – Noise against hierarchy, Hirvitalo, Tampere, Finland 2015
Là-bas, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki, Finland 2015
Breathing-festival, Tehdas-teatteri, Turku, Finland 2015
PERFO! Beginners’ night, Telakka, Tampere, Finland 2015
Immaterial Festival, Kokemäki, Finland 2014
PerfOulu-festival, Oulu, Finland 2014
Performanssi-ilta, B-galleria, Turku, Finland 2014
P-klubi, Galleria 3h+k, Pori, Finland 2014

Upcoming projects
International Festival of Peformance InSitu Chihuahua, Mexico, April 2019
Performancear o Morir, Norogachi, Mexico, April 2019
Performance, Casa Viva, Mexico City, Mexico, April 2019
International Festival of Performance InSitu Guanjuato, Mexico, May 2019
Interstice – Without Words, group exhibition and performances, Tehran, Iran, Autumn 2019
Philippine International Performance Festival, October 2019

Exhibitions
Without Words – Pre-show of the international group exhibition and exchange between Iranian and Europian artists, Paay Gaah, Tehran, Iran 2018
15 minutes to go – Varttia vaille, group exhibition, Galleria Rankka, Helsinki, Finland 2018
ERRORism, together with Maija Mikkola, Asbestos Art Space, Helsinki, Finland 2018
Riitti – final exhibition of Kankaanpää Art School, Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki, Finland 2017
Fulfillment Hunt, B-galleria’s project space, Turku, Finland 2017
Final exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, Czech Republic 2016
Pop-up galleria Vakava Taide, Kankaanpää, Finland 2015
T.E.H.D.A.S. Ry: Live & Dead Art, Pori Art Museum, Pori, Finland 2014
Transition Hall 14, Final Exhibition of Art School Maa, Kalasatama, Helsinki, Finland 2012

Event organizing and teaching
Performance art workshop, instructor, Keski-Pohjanmaan Kansanopisto, Kälviä, Finland 2019
Observing the being-workshop, instructor, Balmaceda Arte Joven Culture Center, Valparaíso, Chile 2018
Performance Art Now!, producer and curator, Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki, Finland 2018
PerfImmaterial Festival, producer and curator, Pori and Kokemäki, Finland 2017
Yllätys!-performance event, organizer. Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki, Finland 2017
Performanssikoulu-workshop, instructor, Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki, Finland 2017
New Performance Turku Festival, production assistant, Turku, Finland 2016
Abyss Festival, organizer, Pori and Helsinki, Finland 2016
Performanssi+-performance event in Kakola county prison, curator and organizer, Turku, Finland 2015

Grants
Arts Promotion Center Finland, travel grant for Viialainen & Valle 2018
Frame Foundation, travel grant for Iran delegation workgroup 2018
Arts Promotion Center Finland, travel grant 2018
Arts Promotion Center Finland, project grant 2018
Finnish Cultural Foundation, Satakunta Regional Fund, for PerfImmaterial workgroup 2017
Finnish Cultural Foundation, Satakunta Regional Fund, for Abyss Festival workgroup 2016
City of Pori, for Abyss Festival workgroup 2016

Residencies and workshops
AiRE – Artist-in-Residence Exchange, Valparaíso, Chile, November 2018
LADAF Hautumo – a 10 month mentoring and residency program for live art professionals, Finland and United Kingdom 2017
Ground workshop, Helsinki, Finland 2012
Ground workshop, Skoki and Poznan, Poland 2011

Memberships
MUU ry
Poimu – feminist working space collective
Nyte ry

Press
Sempiterno art blog, Chile 2018
Länsi Suomi 2017
Radio Naba, Latvia 2017
Satakunnan Kansa 2017
Agora 2016
Länsi-Uusimaa 2016
Yle Kulttuuricocktail 2015
Satakunnan Kansa 2014