Movements of Thought

Forum Box | 11 November – 4 December 2022 | Helsinki The appearance of the paintings is rather minimalistic. When there are less to look at, the viewer can focus on details. For example, the surface structures of painting canvases may capture her attention. She sees that the smoothness of Friend 1 contrasts with the […]

Abstract (Windows)

galleri Sinne | 5 June – 2 August 2020 | Helsinki   Abstract is a group exhibition curated by Juha-Heikki Tihinen and it is organized by Pro Artibus. The exhibition took place in two locations, gallery Elverket and gallery Sinne. The work Window consists of two windows painted with aquarelle color. On the first window […]

Abstract (nameless)

galleri Elverket | 6 June – 27 Sebtember 2020 | Tammisaari   Abstract is a group exhibition curated by Juha-Heikki Tihinen and it is organized by Pro Artibus. The exhibition took place in two locations, gallery Elverket and gallery Sinne. Gallery Elverket presented works also from Stig Baumgartner, Christine Candolin, Carolus Enckell, Erika Erre, Susanne […]

May

galerie Anhava | 4 May – 26 May 2019 | Helsinki   Päivikki Alaräihä has given her exhibition the title May. With a similarly fresh and straightforward, though ambiguous, connection that links the exhibition to its month in the calendar, the works place themselves in an active relationship with the exhibition venue and its surrounding urban space. […]

Presidents life

In exhibition Glorious Time | 18 June – 6 August 2017 | Purnu Art Center | Orivesi The exhibition was curated by Miina Hujala and Arttu Merimaa and it presented works also by Liinu Grånlund, Jaakko Pallasvuo & Anni Puolakka, Nestori Syrjälä, Elina Vainio, Taisto Ahtola, Erik Enroth, Unto Koistinen, Pentti Melanen, Ernst Mether-Borgström, Tuulikki Pietilä and Aimo Tukiainen.

OZ

gallery Sorbus | 11.6.– 3.7.2016 | Helsinki   Group exhibition curated by SIC, presenting Erik Aalto, Päivikki Alaräihä, Reija Meriläinen, Zach Nader, Scott Reeder and Maija Timonen.

Quite Alike, Not Soft

galerie Anhava | 27 May – 19 June 2016 | Helsinki    Päivikki Alaräihä’s exhibition Quite Alike, Not Soft features paintings on canvas, a wall painting, and an artwork consisting of a surface in two different spaces. The works on canvas are constructed of several layers of paint. Their sparse, pared down idiom focuses on abstract forms […]

Discrete Arrangements in Punavuori

galleri Sinne | 7.8. – 30.8.2015 | Helsinki   For her exhibition at Sinne, Päivikki Alaräihä has divided the gallery space into two: paintings on canvas and two wall-painting installations. They form two different worlds, one open and one closed. Together they create a whole that brings together questions about painting and the exhibition format. […]

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Press

Galleri Sinne bjuder på abstrakta reflektioner over rudm och rym Hufvudstadsbladet, Leena Kuumola, 20.6.2020   Konstkollen: Helsinfors öppnar gallerierna Nytid, Pontus Kiander, 11.6.2020   Päivikki Alaräihä: Toukokuu Edit taidemedia, Rosa Kuosmanen, 5.5.2019   Herkkävireinen näyttely mittaa tilaa ja aikaa Helsingin Sanomat, Timo Valjakka, 19.5.2019   Havainnon ihmeellisestä katoavaisuudesta Taide-lehti, Leena Kuumola, 3/2019   Tutut neliöt […]