Heli Kella
Department of Media

Heli Kella

Professor (Artistic Practices)

Kontakt information

Postadress
Otaniementie 14, ESPOO
Mobile phone
+358504011935
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Beskrivning

Marjaana Kella  is a visual artist, researcher and professor of contemporary photography. Her artistic work intertwines with the ontological character of photography and its ability to make visible the pictorial nature of the world. Her works have been shown in numerous solo and group exhibitions internationally. Marjaana Kella was awarded the State Prize for Photographic Art in 2003. Her doctoral dissertation was approved at the Aalto University media department in 2014. She is currently the Head of the Master´s Programme in Photography at Aalto University.

Utmärkelser

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Media
Nov 2017

Student prize: Jaakko Kahilaniemi won the Majaoja Prize, Backlight Award, 1st prize Our MA-student Jaakko Kahilaniemi won the 1st Prize.

Invitation or ranking in competition
Department of Media
Nov 2017

Student prize: Jaakko Kahilaniemi - Lens Culture Emerging Talents 2017 MA-student Jaakko Kahilaniemi was nominated as one of 50 Lens Culture Emerging Talents 2017. He participates in Emerging Talent Exhibition at Klompching Gallery in New York City. Work by the 50 Talents will be on view from March 7-17, 2018.

Invitation or ranking in competition
Department of Media
Jan 2018

Student prize: Jaakko Kahilaniemi nominated as finalist in the photography competition 33rd Hyères Festival MA student Jaakko Kahilaniemi was nominated as one of the 10 photography finalists in 33rd Hyères Festival

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Media
Apr 2018

Student prize: Sanna Lehto 33rd Hyères Festival 2018 MA student Sanna Lehto won Public Favourite Prize in 33rd Hyères Festival with photo series "Morphologies".

Invitation or ranking in competition
Department of Media
Jan 2018

Student prize: Sanna Lehto nominated as finalist in the photography competition 33rd Hyères Festival MA student Sanna Lehto was nominated as one of the 10 photography finalists in 33rd Hyères Festival

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Media
Jan 2018

ING Unseen Young Talent Award For the artwork: Nature Like Capital, value €10,000.

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Media
Jan 2018

Student prize: Fotofever Fair, Blurring the Lines Carrousel du Louvre, Paris.<br/>

Invitation or ranking in competition
Department of Media
Mar 2018

Student prize: Peter Holliday, "Postcards from Copenhagen" competition, British Journal of Photography Photography MA student Peter Holliday wins "Postcards from Copenhagen" competition organized by British Journal of Photography and realizes photo project commissioned by the organizers.

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Media
Mar 2018

Student prize: Ella Kiviniemi, Finnish Press photo of the year 2017 MA student Ella Kiviniemi receives "Finnish Press Photo of the year 2017" award for the cover photograph of a frozen winter ptarmigan.

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Media
Mar 2018

Student prize: Akseli Valmunen, Photojournalist of the year 2017 Photography MA student Akseli Valmunen was awarded "Photojournalist of the year 2017" prize.

Publikationer

Department of Media
Publishing year: 2019 More Landscapes
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Publishing year: 2012
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Publishing year: 2011
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Publishing year: 2011
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Publishing year: 2010