Niko Tampio

b.1989, Turku, Finland

Studies

2021–2023 MA in Photography, Aalto University School of Arts, Design & Architecture, Helsinki, Finland

2019–2020 Grado en Fotografía, Erasmus, Escuela TAI of Rey Juan Carlos University, Madrid, Spain

2017–2021 BFA in Photography, Arts Academy of Turku University of Applied Sciences, Turku, Finland

2015 Advanced Studies in Photography, Paasikiviopisto, Turku, Finland

Solo Exhibitions

2022 Unlearning, Sushibar+Wine City, Helsinki, Finland

2021 Unlearning, Sibeliusmuseum, Turku, Finland

2018 Tempest, Karu Izakaya, Turku, Finland

2017 Amerikankuvia, B-galleria, Turku, Finland

Group Exhibitions

2024 My Little Corner of The World, w/ Müge Yildiz, Helsinki Urban Art, Helsinki, Finland

2023 MA show, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland

2022 BOOKED 2022, Muu Helsinki Contemporary Art Centre, Helsinki, Finland

2021 BFA Graduation Show, Taidehalli, Turku, Finland

2019 Näytöksiä – Scener, curated by Eero Merimaa, Turku Cathedral, Turku, Finland

2018 B14, B-galleria, Turku, Finland

2018 Dimensio, Köysiratagalleria, Turku, Finland

2017 Marras, Galleria Rajatila, Tampere, Finland

Public Works

2015 6X6,325, Ruisrock festival, Turku, Finland

Books

2024 My Little Corner of The World -zine w/ Müge Yildiz

2019 Seoul Journal, self-publication

2019 Punos – Vävnad, published by Eero Merimaa

Publications (selected)

i-D Magazine, London, United Kingdom

PhotoVogue, Vogue Italia, Milan, Italy

OG Press Magazine, Baltimore, USA

Salad Days Magazine, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp – Event Calendar 2019 (cover), Antwerp, Belgium

Joy Of Looking, Helsinki, Finland

B-Zine by B-galleria, Turku, Finland

Rumba Magazine, Helsinki, Finland

Other Artistic Works (selected)

2024 Papré Fu – Mun Huulilla, Album Cover and Promotional Package

2020 Shirt – We’re Still Alive, (Jazz In A Paper Bag), New York, USA

2019 Interviews, collaboration with Shirt, New York, USA

2018– Artists & Social Welfare (Artist talk & screening events at Gallery Toma in Daegu & SpaceBA in Seoul), 10AAA/Alpha Arts Association, Seoul & Daegu,Republic of Korea

2018 In Public, In Particular, Antwerp, Belgium

2017 Petri Kuljuntausta – Time Zone (Visuals. Exhibited at Titanik gallery), Arte ry, Turku, Finland

2016 Grasshammer Deluxe – Full Barrels EP, Album Cover

Interviews

2021 Turun Sanomat

Collections

Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland

The Hip Hop Museum, New York, USA

The National Library of Finland, Helsinki, Finland

Quality Sportswear, Madrid, Spain

Mirrored Society, Los Angeles, USA

Turku City Library, Turku, Finland

Private Collections

Art Fairs

2023 Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden

2019 Print Pomona Art Book Fair, Los Angeles, USA

Grants, Residencies, Awards

2024 Artist-in-Residence, Arenys de Mar, Barcelona, Catalunya

2023 The Niko Tampio Collection, The Hip Hop Museum, New York, USA

2022 Aalto University Arts and Media Grant

2022 Finnfoto Grant (Group)

Memberships

2017 Cooperative Karisma

2016 Nykykulttuuriyhdistys Suunnitelma B ry 

2015 Koostamo Cooperative