curriculum vitae
MARKUS HENTTONEN
b. in Lahti, Finland

Studies
Arts Academy at Turku Polytechnic, photography 1998–2002

Exhibitions (selected)
2017
Fresh Eyes, group show, Galleri Image, Aarhus, Denmark -forthcoming
group show, Kommunale Galerie Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin -forthcoming
group show, Kunsthaus Potsdam, Germany -forthcoming

2016
BLING BLING BABY!, group show, NRW Forum Düsseldorf, with David LaChapelle, Pierre et Gilles, Miles Aldridge, Rankin, Martin Schoeller, Olivo Barbieri among others.
Berlin Raum Radar, group show, Neue West, Berlin, with Mitch Epstein, Tacita Dean, Peter Bialobrzeski, Robert Polidori, Blaise Reutersward, Andreas Mühe among others.
Twisted Tales - Road to Hope, solo show, Galerie Albrecht, Berlin
Island Show, group show, Galleri Kant, Fanø, Denmark

2015
WINTER 15/16, group show, Galleri Kant, Copenhagen, Denmark
Twisted Tales - Road to Hope, solo show, Copenhagen Photo Festival
Frame Stories, group show, Organ Vida Photo Festival, Zagreb, Croatia
Photo London with Galerie Vanessa Quang, Somerset House, UK
Capturer l'Ephémère, group show, Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris

2014
Markus Henttonen&Kim Simonsson, Lahti Art Museum, Finland
Twisted Tales, solo show, Literaturhaus Leipzig, Germany
Silent Night, solo show, Loviisa Artcenter, Finland
Night Time Stories, solo show, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Finland
Lernschwärmen, portraits, The Finnish Institute, Berlin
Dreams and experiences, group show, Gallery Uusitalo, Finland
Fotofinlandia 2014 finalists, Helsinki, Finland
Backlight Photo Festival, screenings, Tampere, Finland
From the coolest corner-Nordic Jewellery
A Dutch Encounter portraits for jewelry artist Anna Rikkinen
- The Estonian museum of applied art and design, Tallinn, EE
- The Röhsska museum of art and design, Gothenburg, SWE

2013
Silent Night, solo show, Gallery Korjaamo, Helsinki, Finland
Creative Review Photo Annual 2013, Printspace Gallery, London, UK
Nightshots, group show, Berlin fashion week, Berlin, Germany
Sensibility, group show, Korjaamo gallery, Helsinki, Finland
From the Coolest Corner – Nordic Jewellery,
A Dutch Encounter with jewelry artist Anna Rikkinen
- The Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo, Norway
- The Danish Design Museum, Copenhagen, Danmark
- The Design Museum, Helsinki, Finland

2012
Night Time Stories, solo show, Northern Photographic Centre, Finland
Henttonen&Harmanus, Galerie Arktika, Marktoberdorf, Germany
Designer Portraits, The Finnish Institute of Berlin, Germany
Extremes of common factors, group show, WAM Museum, Finland
28 x Gumbostrand, group show, Sipoo, Finland
Unseen Photo Fair with galerie Vanessa Quang, Netherlands
Art Paris with galerie Vanessa Quang, France
Imatra Art Museum: KORU4, Finland
-A Dutch encounter portraits for jewelry artist Anna Rikkinen
Pyhäniemi 2012, Finland
-A Dutch Encounter with jewelry artist Anna Rikkinen

2011
Night Time Stories,solo show, Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris
Night Time Stories, solo, Centre for Creative Photography, Finland
Designer Portraits, The Finnish Institute of St.Petersburg, Russia
Designer Portraits, Sibelius Hall, Lahti, Finland
Designer Portaits, Cultural Centre, Espoo Finland
Fotofestiwal, International Festival of photography, Lodz, Poland
Water Sense and sensation, group show, WAM Museum, Finland
Find me a Gift, Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris
Billnäs Young Artists´, Finland
REAL–Oulu Art museum, Finland
-A Dutch Encounterportraits for jewelry artist Anna Rikkinen

2010
The Human Condition, group show, Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris
A Finnish Vision, group show, Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris
Gallery Uusitalo´s Artists, Helsinki, Finland
Finnish Press Photos of the Year, VB-photography Centre, FI
Finnish Press Photos of the Year, Kotka Centre for Photography, FI
Finnish Press Photos of the Year, TR 1, FI
Happy Couples”, Shanghai World Expo, China

2009
Night Time Stories, solo show, VB Photography Centre, Finland
Photomania, Internat. Biennial of Photography, Kaliningrad, Russia
New Generation, Loft Project ETAGI, St. Petersburg, Russia

2008
On a Holiday,solo show, Galerie Imago Fotokunst, Berlin
Oi Lahtelaista!, solo show, City Museum of Lahti, Finland
Urban Landscapes, solo show, Kotka Centre for Photography, Finland
New Generation, Mediamuseum Rupriikki, Tampere, Finland
New Generation, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Finland

2007
Urban Landscapes, solo show, Gallery Uusitalo, Finland
To be on View, Lappeenranta Centre for Photography, Finland
City Constructions, solo show, Klubigallery, Turku, Finland
Menotrentuno, International Festival of Photography, Sardenya, IT
Iki-Digi Art, Hämeenlinna, Finland
Me between past and future, Taidepanimo, Lahti, Finland

2006
City Constructions, solo show, Depolavoro Comunale, Sardenya, Italy
To be on View, solo show, Fotocentrum Raseborg, Finland
To be on View, solo show, Häme-Gallery, Finland
Finnish Photo Books, Gallery Artcurial, Paris, France

2005
To be on View, solo show,Centre for Creative Photography, FI
To be on View, solo show, Gallery Titanik, Turku, Finland
Bajo Miradas, solo show, The Finnish Institute, Madrid, Spain
To be on View, solo show, Gallery Fotonauta, Barcelona, Spain

2004
Paral-lel City #II, Gallery Parasit3, Helsinki, Finland
Fotonauta gallery of photography, Barcelona, Spain
Häme Regional exhibition, Lahti Art Museum, Finland

2003
Paral-lel City/Proxima Estación, Häme-Gallery, Finland
Young Photographer of the Year, Gallery Uusitalo, Finland

2002
Paral-lel City, solo show, Pari Centre for Photography, Finland
Stockholm Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden

2001
Hämeenlinna Arts Museum, Finland
Peri Centre for Photography, Finland
Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland

Monographs
Twisted Tales -Road to Hope, 2015
160 pages, hard cover, published by Hatje Cantz
Silent Night, 2013
34 pages hardcover, artist book with print, edition of 25
Lonely But Not Alone, 2011
160 pages hardcover, published by Musta Taide
Paral-lel City, 2004
104 pages softcover, published by Musta Taide

Grants and awards
Arts Promotion Centre Finland
The Finnish Cultural Foundation
Frame Visual Art Finland
Patricia Seppälä Fund
The Finnish Cultural Foundation(Päijät-Häme)
Arts Promotion Centre Finland (Häme)
Lahti Board of Culture
Finnish-Swedish Cultural Fund
Turku Polytechnic Award

Prizes and nominations
2015 Shortlisted for the Fotofestiwal 2015, Lodz, Poland
2014 Gosee Awards, gold with Twisted Tales - Road to Hope, Public voting winner with Silent Night, Berlin, Germany
2014 Finalist for the Fotofinlandia prize 2014
2011 Winner of the Billnäs Young Artist´s competition, Finland
2009 2.place in International Biennale of Photography,Russia
with the series Night Time Stories
2003 Finalist in Libris; Young Photographer of the Year, Finland


Catalogues, Portfolios, Articles
(selected)
2016 Bling, Bling Baby! exhibition catalogue, Hatje Cantz, Germany
2016 Berlin Raum Radar, exhibition catalogue, Hatje Cantz, Germany
2016 Interview and exhibition presentation, HS 4.4.16, Finland
2016 Exhibition presentation, Photographie, April issue, Germany
2016 Interview and book presentation, fotoPRO magazin, Germany
2015 Interview and book presentation, D2 Magasin, Norway
2015 Twisted Tales by Filippo Ferrara, Positive magazine (online)
2015 Copenhagen Photo Festival catalogue, Denmark
2015 Twisted Tales portfolio+interview, Fotografia Magazine (online)
2015 To be on View portfolio, Revelation Travelogue Magazine, UK
2015 Silent Night portfolio, Le Mile magazine no. 13, DE/US
2014 Silent Night portfolio, Stern (online), Germany
2014 Silent Night portfolio, Monopol (online), Germany
2014 Camera Austria no.125, Twisted Tales presentation
2014 Art Fair Brussels catalogue
2013 Creative Review Photography Annual, UK
2013 Photo News, Germany, Silent Night portfolio
2013 Slate Magazine (USA) interview J.Teicher, Silent Night portfolio
2013 Esquire (RU) and Esquire (KZ) Silent Night portfolio
2013 Quality Magazine, Germany, Silent Night portfolio
2013 GUP, online, Netherlands, Silent Night portfolio
2013 Bildwerk3 Fotografie magazin, ed. Marko Radloff:
Markus Henttonen, Tropical Islands portfolio
2013 Art Fair Amsterdam, multilingual exhibition cat., Netherlands
2013 Trip magazine 3/2013, Das glück der langen Nacht, 8 pg. portfolio and interview by Dorothee Gödeke, Germany/Brasil
2013 Photo Raw #22 interview by Antti Kirves, Silent Night portfolio
2013 Art Karlsruhe, multilingual exhibition cat., Germany
2013 Bildwerk3 Fotografie magazin, ed. Marko Radloff:
Markus Henttonen, Silent Night portfolio
2012 Kamera-lehti 12, Pelottavat jouluvalot by A-K.Koskinen, FI
2012 Art Fair Hamburg, multilingual exhibition cat., Germany
2012 Unseen Amsterdam, multilingual exhibition cat., Netherlands
2012 Art Karlsruhe; Markus Henttonen & Riikka Soininen
multilingual exhibition catalogue, Germany
2012 Rooftop Party presented in 12 artists´selection in Italian Vogue: Art Paris article
2012 Rooftop Party,Nightscape #3 and Flakes in Artterritory, FR
2012 Article in Le Nouvel Observateur, France
2012 Extremes of Common Factors, exhibition catalogue with the cover picture Snakerun, Wäinö Aaltonen Museum (WAM), Turku, FI
2011 Fotofestiwal multilingual exhibition catalogue, Poland
2010 Photo Raw, Spontaneous planning by E. Sjöholm, Finland
2010 Welcome To Finland 02/2010, Night Time Stories portfolio
2009 Photomania, International Biennial of Photography
multilingual exhibition catalogue, Russia
2010 The Finnish Press Photos of the year-Book
2009 Night Time Stories exhibition presented in magazines:
Image 11/09, Kamera 9/09, Olivia 9/09, Avotakka 11/09, Suomen Kuvalehti 45/09
2009 New Generation exhibition catalogue
2009 Hang Up-magazine 1/09 (FI) Random Photographer portfolio
2008 Artist of the Month -October, FRAME fund, Finland
2008 Photo Icon (July), USA,To be on View portfolio
2008 Brennpunkt (May-July), Germany
On a Holiday,To be on view, Winter Holiday portfolio
2008 Motiv # 13, 03/08, Sweden, Public issue; To be on View
2008 Dream-magazine 01/08 (FI): Artist profile & portfolio
2008 Photo Raw-magazine 5/08
2007 Me between the past and future, exhibition publication, Finland
2006 Menotrentuno Tourism revolution, International festival of Photography, personal exhibition catalogue, Italy
2006 Menotrentuno Tourism revolution, International festival of Photography, general multilingual catalogue, Italy
2005 Rojo/Negro 001, Spain
2004 Framework 2/04, The Finish Art Review, p. 84-97, Finland
2004 Fotografia nr 15 Poland, p.24-31 Paral-lel City – Human City

Other artistic activities
2015 Fresh Eyes artist residency&project, Aarhus, Denmark
2014 The Finnish institute artist residency, New York, USA
2013 Cité International des Arts, Paris, France
2008 Capacete artist residency, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
2007 Curator of Photographer students associations´exhibition
Uutuus-Nyhet! with Jari Silomäki and Heta Kuchka
2006 Curator of the 7:th regional exhibition of Middle Finland Photo Art, Jyväskylä, FI
2005- Numerous lectures and teaching

Works in collections
Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Finland
Museum Su Palatu, Sardenya, Italy
Museum of Wäinö Aaltonen, Finland
Lahti Art Museum, Finland
Lahti Historical Museum, Finland
Kotka Art Museum, Finland
Jyväskylä Art Museum, Finland
City of Turku, Finland
Lahden Talot, Finland
Art Collection of TS-Group, Finland
Mediacenter Dakar, Finland
Private Collections in Finland, USA, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Austria, Belgium, Spain, Netherlands