We are happy to announce that juror for the VAFT 2019 is visual artist Hertta Kiiski.
Hertta Kiiski (b. 1973) is an artist who works with photography, moving image, objects, space and oftentimes with her own daughters. Kiiski graduated as an artist in 2012 from the TUAS Arts Academy’s department of photography in Turku (2012) and with an MFA from the Academy of Fine Art’s programme of Time and Space Arts at the University of the Arts Helsinki (2015). Currently, she is the chairperson of Arte ry, which runs Titanik Gallery.
Kiiski has works in Finnish State Art collection, Turku City Art collection and the Finnish Museum of Photography. Her works have also been featured in numerous galleries both in Finland and abroad. This summer, in addition to the Forum Box, her works are currently displayed in Wäinö Aaltonen Museum at the Kiiski & Sutela exhibition. We recommend to visit WAM during this week, as the exhibition is still open until Sunday 16.9