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Matti Soderkultalahti

Overview

Curriculum Vitae
Born in Evijrvi, Finland 1978, Resides in Mathildedal
EDUCATION
2005-6 Master's Exam in Cabinet Making, Salpaus Further Education, Lahti
2001-2003: Further Education in Woodcarving, Jurva School of Arts and Crafts
1998-2001: Wood Artisan, Jurva School of Arts and Crafts
1994-1996: Carpenter, Jorvenp Vocational School
AWARDS AND GRANTS
2004: 1st Prize in Turned Object, Finnish Association of Woodturners, Tampere, Finland
2003: 2nd Prize in Turned Object, Finnish Association of Woodturners, Tampere, Finland
2003: Winner of Public Voting in Tahto&Taito Competition of Paulig, Helsinki, Finland
2002: Cultural Award of Evijrvi, Finland
12.11.2002: Certificate of Honor in Adult Education, Seinjoki, Finland
2002: 1st Prize in Woodturning Competition of Scandinavia, Hedenset, Sweden
EXHIBITIONS
2018: Venice Design 2018, Palazzo Michiel, Venice, Italy
2018: We Love Wood(s), Finlandsinstitutet Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden
2017-.2018: Tradition and Innovation in the Modern Finnish Wood Culture - Nikari
Stories from Fiskars Finland, Takenaka Carpentry Tool Museum, Kobe, Japan
2017: Greetings from Suomi, World of Tre, Helsinki, Finland
2017: AVATA, Gallery Lokal, Helsinki, Finland
2017: Greetings from Suomi, Copper Smithy, Fiskars, Finland
2016: Craftsmen in Fiskars, Gallery Sara, Japan
.2016: New & Classics, Art Center White Block, Paju, Korea
2015: Craftsmen in Fiskars, Gallery Strasse, Nishinomiya, Japan
2015: We Love Wood(s), Copper Smithy, Fiskars, Finland
2015: We Love Wood(s), Artek-Shop, Helsinki, Finland
2014: Wood, Gallery Lokal, Helsinki, Finland
2012: Wood, Gallery Lokal, Helsinki, Finland
2013: Vision, Copper Smithy, Fiskars, Finland
2011: Round Objects Masterworks of Finnish Woodturners, Pro Puu-gallery, Lahti,
2008: Wood New Designs from Finnish Wood, Kenkvero, Mikkeli, Finland
2007: From Wood to Paper, Gallery Campus, Turku, Finland
2007: Masterworks, Pro Puu-gallery, Lahti, Finland
2005: Century of Interior Decoration, Arts and Crafts Centre Verkaranta, Tampere,
2004: Green Wood Living Material, Artisaani Shop & Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2003: Soul of a Tree, Onkamo, Finland
2003: Tahto&Taito Exhibition of Paulig, Sanomatalo, Helsinki, Finland
2002: Wood of the World, Designmuseum, Helsinki, Finland
2002: In Love with Wood, Uusikaupunki, Finland
PUBLICATIONS
Working with Wood A Nordic Perspective on Cabinetmaking, Rakennustieto Oy, 2017
Tradition and Innovation in the Modern Finnish Wood Culture Nikari Stories from Fiskars
Finland, Takenaka Carpentry Tool Museum, 2017
Design Year 2017, A-Press
Inspiration 2017, Artek
New and Classics, White Block Art Center, 2015
Finnish Design Yearbook 2006, Design Forum Finland

Works