Contact: +358 (0) 44 531 8070

email: tiainen.niko(at)gmail(dot)com

 

Education

2019 – Aalto University, Master´s degree in New Media Design and Production (on going)

2016 – 2017 Metropolia – University of Applied Science, SÄPE – Music theory and composing

2014 – 2016 AEL -Adult Education Center, Graphic design

2014 – 2015 HUMAK – University of Applied Science, Producing

2003 – 2010 Savonia – University of Applied Science, Department of Music, Bachelor of Arts, pianoteacher

2005 – 2007 JAMK –  University of Applied Science, Pedagogical studies

2007 Grieg Academy, Department of Music, University of Bergen, Classical piano and Harpsichord

 

Exhibitions and installations

2020 Flux Island -exhibition, Video installation

2020 ACSEE -light festival,  Projection mapping, Datong (China)

2020 LUX Helsinki / LLUX360, Interactive projection mapping, Helsinki

2019 Valotori -project, Communal art project and projection mappinc, Kangasala

2019 Sastamala maisemissa -project, interactive projection mapping, Sastamala

2019 LIFT HELSINKI, VJ, Helsinki

2019 VALOPOLKU light festival, Video installation, Tampere

2019 Kiev Light Festival, 3D projection mapping, Kiova (Ukraine)

2019 Alhgrenista Wirtaseen -exhibition, Video art work, Sastamala

2019 Art Fair Suomi / Kallio Brewery bar, Video art work, with t2+r -collective, Helsinki

2019 #ÄläJäädy -venue, Audiovisual projection mapping, with t2+r -collective, Tampere

2018 Satujuna-asema, Permanent audiovisual installation, Suomen kirjamuseo Pukstaavi, Sastamala

2018 Satujuna, Permanent audiovisual installation, Suomen kirjamuseo Pukstaavi, Sastamala

2018 PLAY, Interactice video artist, with t2+r -collective, Finnlayson TR5 -gallery, Tampere

2018 Tampereen Valoviikot, Audiovisual projection mapping, with t2+r -collective, Tampere

2018 SYKE, Audiovisual projection mapping, with t2+r -collective, Sastamala

2018 Manhattan Structures, Photography exhibition, Galleria Ansa Puntalo, Sastamala

2017 Joulu saapuu Sastamalaan -Projection mapping, Partnos Oy, Sastamala

2017 Tyrvään Pappilan avajaiset, -Projection mapping, Partnos Oy, Sastamala

2016 Manhattan Structures, Photography exhibition, Jaatsi – gallery, Sastamala

2015 Manhattan Structures, Photography exhibition,  Kipinä -gallery, Kirkkonummi

2014 Manhattan Structures, Photography exhibition, KlausK -gallery , Helsinki

2013 COLORS, Photography exhibition, Art Bar Kuka, Turku

2012 Ten Days In New York, Photography exhibition, Art Cafe Babylon, Kirkkonummi

2011 Water 2, Photography exhibition, Linsdtröm Invest Oy, Helsinki

2011 Water, Photography exhibition, Swimming hall, Kirkkonummi

2011 Kotipaikkana Masala, Group exhibition, Masala

2011 Helsinki Late Hours, Photography exhibition, Art bar Pikku-Vallila, Helsinki

2009 European Kaleidoscope, Group exhibition, Copenhagen

2007 Family of Man – Connecting cultures, Group exhibition, Luxenburg

 

Grands

2018 The Finnish Cultural Foundation / Pirkanmaan rahasto, grand for #Valo#Graffiti -project, cooperation with city of Tampere and t2+r -collective. 20 000€

2018 City of Sastamala, grand for audiovisual new media art work. 1 000€

2016 The Finnish Cultural Foundation / Pirkanmaan rahasto, Grand for ”Le Petite Barogue” -audiovisual theatre play for children, cooperation with Elina Tiainen. 10 000€

 

Competitions

2017 Joutsenten reitti, Project of the year competition,  first price,  ”Meidän-Leffa” -project,  cooperation with City of sastamala, – Huittinen,  -Punkalaidun and Hämeenkyrö

2015 City of Sastamala, biggest cultural achivement of the year. ”Leffa-Rojekti” -project

2009 SonyTwilight Footbal, photography competition, finalist

2007 Metro Canon Digital Photo Competition, first price in Nordic regional category

 

New Media Art and video

2019 City of Sastamala, Video artist, freelance

2019 Sievo Oy, Video artist, freelance

2018 City of Sastamala, Video artist, freelance

2018 Pukstaavi, Finnish Book Museum, New Media Artist, freelance

2018 City of Sastamala, Editor, freelance

2018 Tyrvään Pappila oy, AV-technician, freelance

2018 Sastamala´s entepreuners, AV-technician, freelance

2017 – 2018 #Valo#Graffiti -project, Art teacher, New Media Artist

2018 Bank of Huittinen and City of Sastamala, ”KokoTiimi” -project, art teacher, cinematographer

2018 SuomiAreena / Ruosila Oy, AV-technician, freelance

2017 Partnos Oy, New Media Artist

2017 Poncho Kingz -document, Cinematographer, freelance

2017 Kulttuuria Kaikille ry., New Media Artist, freelance

2016 Sastamala Gregoriana -festival, ”Le Petite Barogue” – theatre play, New Media Artist

2014 Samaa Katua -project, Light- and video designer

2014 KOKO -theater, Light designer, freelance

2013 Metropolia -amk, ”Shamaaninainen” -video, Cinematographer, editor

2013 Theatre of Hämeenlinna, Light designer, freelance

2013 Korjaamo -theatre, Light designer, freelance

 

Photographer

2019 Vammala Theatre, Photographer, freelance

2018 Vammala Theatre, Photographer, freelance

2017 Vammala Theatre, Photographer, freelance

2017 Tampere Theatre Festival, Photographer, freelance

2017 Dami Oy, Photographer, freelance

2015 Kulttuuriosuuskunta ”Kaje”, ”Teemestarin kirja -theatre play”  Photographer, graphic designer

2015 Pukstaavi, Finnish Book Museum, ”Taikahelmen arvoitus” -theatre play, photographer

2014 ”JÅ” -festival, Photographer, freelance

2014 Linna theater, ”Turun hurja tulevaisuus” -play, photogtrapher, freelance

2013 Savoy -theatre, ”Nainen, Kohtalo ja Tango” -concert, photographer, freelance

2012 Sellosali, Photographer, freelance

2013 Royal Restaurants Oy Macu, Photographer, freelance

2013 Saga -theatre, Photographer, freelance

2012 Saga -theatre, Photographer, freelance

2012 Helsingin Kellariteatteri, Photographer, freelance

2012 The Helsinki City Theatre, Photographer, freelance

2012 Masala theater, Photographer, freelance

2012 Helsingin Kellariteatteri, Photographer, freelance

2011 Krista Petäjäjärvi´s perfomance, ”90 minuuttia rakkaudesta”, photographer, freelance

2010 Krista Petäjäjärvi´s perfomance ”My dance, your dance”, photographer, freelance

2010 Masala theater, photographer, freelance 

2009 The Kotka City Theatre, photographer, freelance

 

Sound design

2017 Vuorsola Oy / Valokuvaus.fi, Sound designer, freelance

2017 Vammala theater, Sound designer, freelance

2016 Vanhan Kirjallisuuden Päivät – festival, sound designer 

2015 City of Sastamala, ”Lintuni mun” -theater play, sound designer

2015 City of Sastamala, ”Lintuni mun” -theatre play, sound designer

2015 -2017 Improv theatre  ”Snorkkeli”, Pianist

2013 – 2015 Enigma Elevator, Start Up -game company, sound designer

2011 – 2014 Improv theatre Riskiryhmä, Pianist

2011 Tales -magazine, Sound designer, freelance

2010 Krista Petäjäjärvi´s perfomance, ”TuliTuli”, composer

 

Graphic design

2018 A.Klas Music Oy, Photographer and graphic designer, freelance

2018 PiskiTiski Oy, Graphic designer, freelance

2018 TNT Treeni Oy, Graphic designer, freelance

2018 Library of Sastamala, Graphic designer, freelance

2017 – 2019 Rämsöö theater, Graphic designer, freelance

2018 Vammala theater, Graphic designer, freelance

2017 – 2019 Vanhan Kirjallisuuden Päivät, Graphic designer

2017 – 2019 Kirkkonummen Keilahalli, Graphic designer, freelance

2017 Rudolf Koivun Ystävät Ry, Graphic designer

2016 – 2019 ”OmaFilmi” -short film festival, Art director

2016 Sastamalan Tornihuvila, ”Egyptin aarteet” -exhibition, web designer, freelance

2015 RengasGroup, Graphic designer, freelance

2015 Pukstaavi, Finnish Book Museum, Illustrator, graphic designer

2014 – 2015 Leffa – Rojekti -project, Producer, Art Director

2014 Tampereen Offset print company, Graphic designer

 

Art teacher

2018 Bank of Huittinen and City of Sastamala, ”KokoTiimi” -project, art teacher, cinematographer

2017 – 2018 #Valo#Graffiti -project, Art teacher, New Media Artist

2016 – 2017 ”Meidän-Leffa” -hanke, Art teacher, producer

2014 – 2015 Leffa – Rojekti -project, Art teacher

2016 City of Sastamala, Art teacher

2015 Sylvää Highschool, Music technology teacher, Sastamala

2014 DETE kultureinrichtunghaus, Musician, Freelance

2014 Det Akademiske Kvarter, Musician, Freelance

2012 – 2019 Niko Tiainen co. entepreuner

2016 – 2019 City of Sastamala, Piano teacher

2011 – 2013 Saint Mary´s Kindergarden, Piano teacher

2012 Etelä Helsingin Musiikkiopisto, Piano teacher

2011 Music institute of Kuhmo, Piano teacher

2008 – 2012 Music school DOMINANTTI, Piano teacher

Positions of responsibility

2018 – 2019 Sastamala cultural board´s member

2017 – 2018 Vammala theater board member

2017 – 2019 Kulttuuria Kaikille Ry:n board member

2006 – 2008 VOX-Nova board member

2004 – 2007 Kuopion Opiskelija-asunnot Oy board member

 

Websites and social media links

www.t2plusr.com

www.nikotiainen.com

www.sastamalankulttuuriviikot.fi

www.valograffiti.fi

www.omafilmi.fi

www.behance.net/nikotiainen

www.instagram.com/tiainen.niko

www.youtube.com/tiainen.niko