Selected CV

lives and works in Helsinki, Finland

EDUCATION
2015 MFA in Sculpture, Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts, Helsinki
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 Attach, Expand, Collapse, Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki
2014 Visibility, gallery Sinne, Helsinki
2012 Passage and Bare Glass, Kunsthalle Studio, Helsinki
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 Silent Space – Intensified Integrities, Nordic House Reykjavik, Island
cache, gallery Titanik and off-site locations in Turku, Finland
Material Thought, curator Kati Kivinen, Varbergs Konsthall, Varberg, Sweden
2016 The Secret Life of Buildings -Objects, Goldsmith Hall, University of Texas at Austin, Austin TX, USA
Silent Space – Intensified Integrities, Finnish Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Silent Space – Intensified Integrities, Gallen-Kallela Museum, Espoo, Finland
2015 Valtio+, former Turku Prison, Kakolanmäki, Turku, Finland
2014 A View from Other Side, Moonshin Museum, Sookmyung Women´s University, Seoul, South Korea
Nordisk Panorama, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden
Silence Project, Silent Space – Intensified Integrities, Punkt Ø, Galleri F 15, Moss, Norway
Silence Project, Silent Space – Intensified Integrities, Projektraum Meinblau, Berlin, Germany
Floating Volumes #4 – Layering Diversity, gallery Frise, Hampurg, Germany
2013 Silent Space – Intensified Integrities, gallery Augusta, Hiap, Helsinki
Kuvan Kevät, the degree show of the Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki,
Drehpunkte (Pivots), Gallery B, Stadtsbibliotek Stuttgart, 26th Stuttgart Filmwinter, Germany
2012 AAARGH !– Ten Years Later, 10 years of Gallery Huuto, Jätkäsaari, Helsinki
Next Stop Mallorca, MUU video 2011, Cultural Center Can Gelabert, Binissalem, Mallorca, Spain
Supermarket/ MUU gallery, Kulturhuset, Tukholma
2011 Gallery 21,  Malmö, Sweden
MUU video 2011, MUU Studio
Sijamuotoja, Purnu Art Centre, Orivesi, Finland
Blackout, Finsk-Norsk Kulturinstitut, Oslo, Norway
Master Jam, Fafa gallery, Helsinki
Supermarket/ MUU gallery, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
2010 Private View Berlin, Artillerie, Berlin, Germany
Storytelling, Helsinki Design Week, Cable Factory, Helsinki
Cabin Fever, Tupajumi Foundation Show, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Supermarket, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
Apartment, Colombelles, France
2009 Forest, Co-Prosperity Sphere gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Art Fair Suomi-09, Cable Factory, Helsinki
A look at EMMA´s collections – Treasure islands and daydreams, EMMA Espoo Museum of Modern Art,Finland Constructed Realities –Installation, media art and performance presented by MUU gallery, gallery FRISE, Hamburg, Germany
Timantti-idea, gallery Huuto, Helsinki
Miami, Museum Hudson, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
FESTIVALS, VIDEOSCREENINGS, TV:
2017 City of Light, Jyväskylä City Library, Finland
Nature Unmotifs, Arts in Environment, Hiap, Suomenlinna, Helsinki
Visions, Av-arkki and Finnish Institute of Madrid, touring screening
2015 Mad House Helsinki, performance art festival, Contextual Choreography: Hidden Mad House, Helsinki
Helsinki Design Week, in co-op with AV-arkki, L3 makasiini, Helsinki
Now & After Festival, program Space Tripper/AV-arkki, Schusev State Museum of Architecture, Moscow, RU
Skidi Festival, Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki
2014 Tampere Architecture Week, Future Shorts, Tampere, Finland
Espoo Cine´, AV-arkki 25 years programme, Espoo, Finland
City On the Move, AV-arkki & Finavia, Helsinki – Vantaa Airport
2013 International Short Film Day, AV-arkki & Future Shorts, Tampere, Finland
2012 Helsinki International Short Film Festival, Experimental Film Competition,  Helsinki
Nordic Panorama Five Cities Film Festival, Short Film Competition, Oulu
2011 Visual Pleasures,  curator Timo Valjakka, AV-arkki, Forum Box, Helsinki
Around the World, View 09, AV-arkki, Forum Box, Helsinki
2010 Kulttuuriratikka / Culture tram, tram 7A Helsinki city
TINAG, This is Not a Gateway Festival, Hanbury Hall, London, UK
Finnish Art Film Show, curator Jenni Rope, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, Illinois, USA
2009 Finland House Vernissage, Saint Petersburg, Russia
24th Brest European Short Film Festival: Film Market: Brest, France
Kettupäivät, Finnish Shortfilm and Documentary Festival, Andorra, Helsinki
Finnish Art Film Show, curator Jenni Rope, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Pää pyörälle – Art by cycling, EMMA, Espoo Museum of Modern Art, curator Markus Renvall, Espoo, Finland
Version-09 Festival , Chicago, Illinois, USA
View-09, Festival of Finnish Media Art, AV-arkki 20 years, Cable Factory, Helsinki
2008 27th Uppsala Film Festival, Uppsala, Sweden
View-08, Festival of Finnish Media Art, serie Professional Tourists, Helsinki
Printemps immediat, A Stream of Electrons, curator Cecile Dazord, Institut Finlandais, serie 100% Finlande,
Paris, France
COMPETITIONS and COMMISSIONS
2016 Winner, The Secret Life of Buildings – A Call for Objects, 2nd round Jury: Graham Harman, Ian Bogost, Leslie Van Duzer, Levi Bryant, Winka Dubbeldam, Jorge Otero-Pailos, Albena Yaneva, Michael Benedikt, Kory Bieg, Organizers Centre for American Architecture and Design CAAD and University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture.
2014-2018 Public work for Uppsala Akademiska Sjukhuset, winner of invitational competition, curator Lotta Mossum, in co-operation with White Arkitekter and Uppsala Läns Landstinget / Eva Rosengren. Will be completed in summer 2018.
RECIDENSIES
2015 Saari Residence, Simo Kellokumpu´s artistic doctoral research group, Mynämäki, Finland
2014 Künstlerhaus Frise, Hamburg, Germany
2013 Hiap, Helsinki International Artist in Residence, Finland
2010 Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
2009 Public Media Institute, Chicago, Illinois, USA
FRISE Künstlerhaus und Abbildnungszentrum, Hamburg, Germany
WORKS IN COLLECTIONS
Art Collection of The State of Finland
EMMA, Espoo Museum of Modern Art
PRIZES
2016 William Thuring Prize, Finnish Art Society
2008 Raimo Utriainen Foundation / Prize for young sculptor
SELECTED GRANTS
2017 Kone Foundation, 3 years grant
2016 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, 1 year grant
2015 Wihuri Found, Simo Kellokumpu´s artistic doctoral research group
2014 Kone Foundation, project
2011 The Central Commission of Art, Finland / Artist grant; AVEK / H.Tikka / Media Art Production Grant
2010 Nordic Culture Point / Mobility support; The Central Commission of Art, Finland / Travel grant; Finnish Cultural Foundation, Uusimaa Regional Fund / Half a year working grant; AVEK/ Heidi Tikka / Media art production grant; The Central Commission of Art, Finland / Stipend for tools
2009 The Central Commission of Art, Finland / Travel grant; Frame, Finnish Fund for Art Exchange, work group Constructed Realities-exhibition; City of Helsinki, work group Constructed Realities –exhibition; Künstlerhaus Hamburg e.V./ Material stipend
2008 The Central Commission of Art, Finland / Artist grant;
Svenska Kulturfonden / Project grant; AVEK/M. Moilanen, the Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture / Video production; Visek / Project grant
MEMBERSHIPS
AV-arkki, The Distridution Centre of Finnish Audiovisual Art
tupajumi International
MUU ry, Artists´ Association
Kuvasto ry
Association of Finnish Sculptors
MEMBERSHIPS IN ART ORGANIZATION COMMITTEES
2007-2012 Art Council of the Helsinki Metropolitan area
2003-2008 Member of exhibition committee, MUU galleria, Helsinki
OTHER ARTISTIC ACTIVITIES
2017 – Teaching, Department of Art, Aalto University
2015 Guest lecturer, Aalto University, Department of Art
2011 Guest lecturer, Aalto University, Department of Architecture
2008-2010 Coordinating Muu gallery exhange project with FRISE Künstlerhaus e.V. Hamburg and cultural event Altonale: Constructed Realities –exhibition in gallery FRISE, performance and video screening events, together with Thomas Westphal
2007-2008 Curator member of workgroup, exhibition Simple Life 2008, Fiskars, Finland
SELECTED TEXTS
2016/06/09 Helsingin Sanomat, “Sari Palosaaren näyttelyssä katsomiskokemus on epämukava ja samalla sähköisen jännittynyt” Timo Valjakka
2015/2 Taidelehti, “11 kysymystä Sari Palosaarelle?, Timo Valjakka
2014/06/7 HBL, “Integritet – En förlorad dyrgrip?, Leena Kuumola
2014/06/13 Tiedonantaja, “ Sari Palosaari tutkii modernia kaupunkitilaa” Elias Krohn
2011/06/12 HS, “Kaupungin parhaat pääsivät Purnuun”, Kaisa Heinänen
2011/3 Taide -lehti “Kaupunkikuva nyt – Kuinka nykytaiteilijat katsovat kaupunkia? ”, Kari Alatalo
2010 HS, “Sukupolvi joka kantaa modernia mukanaan”, Timo Valjakka
2008/11/23 HS, Helsingin Sanomat, “Vuosituhannen veistäjä”, Timo Valjakka
2008/06 Taide-lehti, Sari Palosaari: Mirror World Correspondence, Maria Savela