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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
Performensk Festival, Minsk, Belarus 2018
Riga Performance Festival Starptelpa, Riga, Latvia 2018
Performance Crossings, Prague, Czech Republic 2018
Kunniavieras-klubi, Järjestötalo, Rauma 2017
Perform or not Vol 2, Polymer, Tallinn, Estonia 2017
LADAF – live art and drinks reception, The Finnish Institute in London, UK 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 2017
FIGHT BACK!, durational performance in collaboration with Timo Viialainen, B-galleria, Turku 2017
Lapsody International Festival and Conference, Helsinki 2017
Yllätys!-performance event, Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki 2017
Das Kluppe, Titanik-gallery, Turku 2017
Shaping the Future – Ceramics and it’s dimensions, exhibition opening, Fiskars 2016
Phobia # 96/166 – durational performance in collaboration with Alexander Del Re, New Performance Turku Festival, Turku 2016
Night of Arts in Kivinokka, Helsinki 2016
H2Ö festival, Turku 2016
Paikkari Performance, Sammatti 2016
Abyss Festival, Lyhytaaltoasema, Pori 2016
Abyss Festival / Là-bas, Merikaapelihalli, Helsinki 2016
Konttori 7-performance event in Suvilahti, Helsinki 2015
Performanssifiesta – Noise against hierarchy, Hirvitalo, Tampere 2015
Là-bas, Kaapelitehdas, Helsinki 2015
Breathing-festival, Tehdas-teatteri, Turku 2015
PERFO! Beginners’ night, Telakka, Tampere 2015
Immaterial Festival, Korkeaoja 2014
PerfOulu-festival, Oulu 2014
Performanssi-ilta, B-galleria, Turku 2014
P-klubi, Galleria 3h+k, Pori 2014

Upcoming projects
AiRE – Artist-in-Residence Exchange, Valparaíso, Chile, November 2018
CuerpAs International performance festival, Santiago and Valparaíso, Chile, November 2018
Group exhibition and performance, RooBeRoo Mansion, Tehran, Iran, December 2018
Rhizome international performance circuit in Mexico, April-May 2019

Exhibitions
15 minutes to go – Varttia vaille, group exhibition, Galleria Rankka, Helsinki 2018
ERRORism, together with Maija Mikkola, Asbestos Art Space, Helsinki 2018
Riitti – final exhibition of Kankaanpää Art School, Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki 2017
Fulfillment Hunt, B-galleria’s project space, Turku 2017
Final exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, Czech Republic 2016
Pop-up galleria Vakava Taide, Kankaanpää 2015
T.E.H.D.A.S. Ry: Live & Dead Art, Pori Art Museum 2014
Transition Hall 14, Final Exhibition of Art School Maa, Kalasatama, Helsinki 2012

Event organizing and teaching
Performance Art Now!, producer and curator, Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki 2018
PerfImmaterial Festival, producer and curator, Pori and Kokemäki 2017
Yllätys!-performance event, organizer. Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki 2017
Performanssikoulu-workshop, teacher. Seinäjoki Art Hall, Seinäjoki 2017
New Performance Turku Festival, production assistant, Turku 2016
ABYSS festival, organizer. Pori and Helsinki 2016
Performanssi+-performance event in Kakola county prison, curator and organizer. Turku 2015

Grants
Arts Promotion Center Finland, travel grant 2018
Frame contemporary art Finland, travel grant for Iran delegation workgroup 2018
Arts Promotion Center Finland, project fund 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
LADAF Hautumo – a 10 month mentoring and residency program for live art professionals, Finland and UK 2017
Ground workshop, Helsinki 2012
Ground workshop, Skoki and Poznan, Poland 2011

Memberships
MUU ry
Poimu – feminist working space collective
Nyte ry

Press
Länsi Suomi 2017
Radio Naba, Latvia 2017
Satakunnan Kansa 2017
Agora 2016
Länsi-Uusimaa 2016
Yle Kulttuuricocktail 2015
Satakunnan Kansa 2014