Pauliina Turakka-Purhonen is a Finnish painter and sculptor. She holds an MFA from the Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki. She mainly works with paintings and especially model paintings, but one of her specialities are also big, human-size canvas sculptures. She has exhibited a lot in Finland and other Nordic countries. She is a well-reputed and appreciated drawing and painting teacher in art schools and academies in Finland.
Pauliina Turakka-Purhonen is the current guest teacher at the Nordic Ar School, where she teaches modell painting for a big group of students. Tonight, you can meet Pauliina in her Artist Talk, when she shows pictures of her works and talks about her carreer. Welcome, at 6 p.m!