PAINTED ON PAPER AND ON CANVAS
• Laura Karikoski, who lives in Helsinki in Finland, shows in this exhibition some of her oil and pastel paintings made 2020. She paints alone, but has attended courses in different art techniques, but her specialities are traditional chinese painting techniques, gong-bi and xie-yi, which she started in 2005. She has also been acquainted with painting acquarelles and two of her former exhibitions were in Akvart (2012, 2014) showing her acquarels.
• Anni Sovala, who lives in Helsinki in Finland, has chosen abstract and simplyfies paintings to this exhibition. These two techniques are characteristic to her and she impresses her style using acrylic on canvas. Circle-shaped forms have always interested her and she uses them frequently in her paintings. Anni paints at home, but she takes frequently different painting courses to elaborate her skills.