Maury Carita

Curriculum vitae

Professional status and memberships

  • visual artist, painter.born 1946 in helsinki, lives and works in espoo.
  • Member of the finnish painters´ union and the artists´ association of finland
  • member of artists´association of espoo
  • member of the artists´association espoon taiteilijakilta
  • boardmember of the nordic arts´union 2010-

Selected one-artist exhibitions

  • 2010 mirabile, stoa helsinki kultural center
  • 2007 the crypt of helsinki cathedral
  • 2005 gallery aarni, espoo
  • 2004 gallery konsta, porvoo
  • 1999 gallery hagelstam, helsinki
  • 1998 gallery neliö, oulu
  • 1997 gallery, vanha kappalaisentalo, porvoo
  • 1997 hanasaari,the swedish-finnish culture center
  • 1996 tm-gallery ,helsinki
  • 1995 yle-the new radiohouse , helsinki
  • 1994 gallery hagelstam , helsinki
  • 1994 the culture center in espoo
  • 1988 hanasaari ,the swedish- finnish culture center ,espoo
  • 1987 ekt-gallery , espoo
  • 1985 vallmogård , the culture center in kauniainen
  • 1984 gallerie ackerman , helsinki
  • 1983 gallerie phergus , helsinki

Selected group exhibitions

  • 2010 dollgames, rantakasarmi, suomenlinna
  • 2009 never retired, vantaa artmuseum, the myyrmäkihouse
  • 2009 deplacements, symposium with artists from sweden,hungary and finland in balatonalmádi, hungary
  • 2009 normal exception, rovaniemi artmuseum. Rovaniemi, finland
  • 2009 fem-me , elveerket, tammisaari
  • 2008 from the depths, gallery rantakasarmi, suomenlinna, helsinki
  • 2008 bravenew world exhibition, gallery mánes , prague
  • 2008 it is blooming, gallery elverket, tammisaari
  • 2007 gallerie francoice mansart, paris
  • 2007 ope-open, annantalo, helsinki
  • 2006 summer exhibition, four artists, poleeni, pieksamäki
  • 2006 group exhibition,5x brasil, rio de janeiro, brasil
  • 2005 in-via ,women artists in europa, varkaus
  • 2005 exhibition-of-year,finnish artists´ organisation union,porvoo
  • 2004 artoll ,installation-art,bedburg-hau,germany
  • 2004 uudet maan kuvat , porvoo
  • 2003 in via 6 ,women artists in europa,switzerland
  • 2003 handburet-musfritt nordic-baltic goup exhibition , salo,finland
  • 2002 handburet –musfritt, listasavn,the art museum of torshavn ,faroe islands
  • 2001 handburet-musfritt, visby,sweden
  • 2001 suburban miniart, huddinge sweden
  • 2000 five artists from espoo, budapest and estzergom ,hungary
  • 2000 gallery aarni, summer exhibitions 2000,20001 and 2003
  • 1999 gallery bremer, three artists from espoo, karkkila,finland
  • 1998 the bed,gallerie otso ,espoo
  • 1998 espoleeni, gallerie poleeni , pieksanmäki
  • 1998 comment, gallerie otso , espoo
  • 1996 maan kuva, hankoo
  • 1995 estzergom, hungary
  • 1994 visby, sweden
  • 1994 the finnish artists´ 99th exhibition of the year,taidehalli, helsinki
  • 1992 the international miniature art biennal ,quebec , canada
  • 1990 kom-muu-ni ,helsinki
  • 1989 muu-you , billnäs
  • 1988 young art , tallinn,estland
  • 1988 kilo-3 ,espoo
  • 1988 the bacasema-group,the old studenthouse , helsinki
  • 1987 the bacasema –group,gallerie pelin,helsinki
  • 1979 the finnish artists´ year exhibition

Collections

  • swedish cultural foundation, yle art collections,
  • espoo city artcollections, espoo cultural society, evangelical lutheran cogregations´art collections
  • pohjola company collections, fennia company collections, finnish state art collections, nokia
  • concern collections, visby art society collections, sweden

Prizes and awards

  • stina krook´s foundation
  • swedish cultural foundation
  • art foundation
  • oskar öflund´s foundation
  • espoo city
  • alfred kordelin foundation
  • the society konstsamfundet
  • finnish cultural foundation

Own publications

Articles in the magazine ny tid , 2006, 2007,2008,2009,2010,2011
art critics, taide magazine 2002, 2007,2008