ANNA KAARINA GREUS

 

Born 2nd Feb 1987, Oulu, Finland

Photo Artist and Unit Still Photographer 

Living & working in Helsinki, Finland

Candidate member of the Finnish Association of Photographic Artists

EDUCATION

Self-taught photographer, since 2007

Bachelor of Media (Cinematography & Editing) 

Kemi-Tornio University of Applied Sciences, 2012

Matriculation Examination 

Pateniemi Highschool, 2006



AWARDS 


2019

Gold Medal 

Picture: Cosmos

Category: Nature (Wildlife / Landscape) 

Finnish Photo Awards 
 

2020

World Photographic Cup:

Finland’s National Team’s member

Category: Nature (Wildlife / Landscape) 

PHOTO SERIES

  • Dream Garden (Unitarha), 12 glass prints 

  • Cosmic Radiance (Kosmista valoa), 10 viscom prints 


 

EXHIBITIONS 

Solo Exhibitions
 

2018

Dream Garden 

Pictures of the Month
Northern Photographic Centre 

Oulu 

2019

Cosmic Radiance  

Oikokatu Photos, outdoor exhibition

The Centre of Creative Photography 

Jyväskylä 

Dream Garden 
The Centre of Borderline Knowledge

Helsinki

Dream Garden 

Fotocentrum Raseborg

Karis

2020  

Dream Garden 

The Gallery of the Pyhäjoki Library 

Pyhäjoki 


 

Group Shows
 

2019

Finnish Photo Awards goes World Photographic Gup 

Rajala Pro Shop Gallery

Helsinki


 

Exhibitions Abroad

2019

Impressions of A Butterfly in The Dream Garden 

Double Exhibition with Tiina Mäki

Studio Jala, Konst & Hantwerk

Haparanda, Sweden


 

Upcoming Exhibitions

2.7. - 1.8.2021 

Kaarisilta Biennale Goes Green 2021

Ersta Mansion & Art Garden / 

Kaarisilta Art & Activity Center

Villähteentie 458

Villähde / Lahti, Finland

 

https://www.kaarisilta.fi/kaarisilta-biennale-goes-green-in-2021/

Contact me, I’m always open for some nice ideas!


WORKS ON COLLECTIONS 
 

Piece: Soul Flight

(Alternative title: Merbirds) 

Fotocentrum Raseborg r.f., Finland

 

GRANTS  

2021 

Finnfoto – Finnish Photography Associations: 

for ”Light-Emitting Dreams” -exhibition  

 

WORK EXPERIENCE 

2011–2012 

Photojournalist 

Pohjolan Sanomat 

Kemi, Finland

SINCE 2011

Portrait photography

Documentary wedding photography

SINCE 2013

Unit Stills Photographer in Television Productions

Production Companies / TV Channels: 

Warner Bros. International Television Production Finland

Ten Production House 

Eyeworks Finland 

Rabbit Films

ITV Finland

Nelonen

MTV 

Yle

Productions: 

The Great Bake Off Finland, seasons 5 & 6

Soundtrack of Love Finland, season 1

Four Weddings Finland, season 3

The Apprentice Finland, season 6

Ropecon: Chaos and Order

The Farm Finland, season 1

Bachelor Finland, season 1 

Makumuistoja, season 1

Amerikan unelmavävy 

Mira ja miljoonakodit 

Kevyttä yläpilveä

Ihan kuin ihmiset 

Alasti-klubi 
 

2015 

Fashion & Art Photo Editor 

Fashion Photographer & Photo Artist Kira Gluschkoff / Photo Agency Pick Me 

Customers:

  • Ateneum Art Museum: Wet plate collodium photo series for the exhibition ”8 Exposures – New Views on Tapio Wirkkala”

  • Helsinki-Filmi: Tom of Finland

  • Marimekko

  • Olivia Magazine 

  • Bonnier

PHOTO WORKS IN BOOKS

2015 

SUOMILOVE: Laulukirja 

Cover art for a song book of a music tv-show ”Soundtrack of Love Finland”

Publisher: F-Kustannus

2016 

Uforaportti 22–23 (Ufo Report) 

Cover art for an annual book

Publisher: Finnish UFO Research Association
 

2019

Finnish Photo Awards 2019 Yearbook 

Catalogue of the awarded photographs 

Publisher: The Finnish Professional Photographers' Association
 

Lady Green, Vihreillä vainiolla: Runoja horisontin tuolta puolen 

Cover art for a spiritual poetry book 

Photo title: ”Time Travel” 

Author: Anne-Mari Rask 

2021

Rudolf, Kohtaloita: Heijastuksia henkimaailmasta 

Cover art for a spiritual poetry book 

Photo title: ”Ancient Gods” 

Author: Anne-Mari Rask 


 

CD COVERS

2016

Kaikki parhaat – The Best of 2013–2016 

Club For Five 

Finland

2018

Kotkan siivillä 

Eikka Kyröläinen 

Finland 

On elämä laina 

Erin 

Finland

2019

Seashell 

Maria 

Italy

AND THE OTHER STUFF
 

2017

Interview for a Bachelor’s Thesis: 


The Role of Photographs in the Marketing of Finnish TV-Series 

Author: Kirsikka Lyhteilä

Tampere University of Applied Sciences 

Degree Programme in Film and Television: 

Cinematography and Lighting 

Find it here: 

https://www.theseus.fi/handle/10024/138539

Curriculum Vitae