Collin Townsend Velkoff (b. 1989)

Williamsport, Pennsylavnia

Lives and Works in Helsinki,Finland

 

EDUCATION

2014-2018   Aalto University - Helsinki, Finland

2007-2011   Pratt Institute - Brooklyn, New York

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018    Under Renovation - Galleria Huuto - Helsinki, Finland (Solo, Upcoming)

2018    A Passing Permanence - Vappan Taiteen Tila - Helsinki, Finland (Upcoming)

2017    Side Show - Paja & Bureau Gallery - Helsinki, Finland

2016    Nothing to Declare - Tulli & Pakkahuone - Helsinki, Finland

             Noni - Ventura Lambrate - Milan, Italy

             Näyttely - A-Space - Espoo, Finland

             Dean’s Circle Exhibition - Aalto University - Helsinki, Finland

             Mitä Tuli Tehtyä -Näyttelyn Avajaiset - Creat Space - Helsinki, Finland

             Chair Noir - Stockholm Furniture Fair - Stockholm, Sweden

2015     Table Talks - Design Museum Arabia - Helsinki, Finland

2011     Playtime - Picaflor - New York, New York

             Pratt Show - The Manhattan Center - New York, New York

2010     Pucci + Paper + Pratt - Ralph Pucci Showroom - New York, New York

2009     Glass Exhibition - Kalmar Castle - Kalmar, Sweden

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017      La Rocca, Francesca - ‘Design on Trial. Critique and Metamorphosis of the Contemporary Object”

              This is Paper Magazine - 08.08.2017

              Leo Lei - Leibal - 06.14.2017

              Prodeez - 04.07.2017

              Said Ali - Style & Decor Magazine

              Moritz Firchow - Arcademi - 10.02.2017

2016      Prodeez - 07.04.2016

              Yatzer - Yatzer Round-Up #4 Editor’s Picks - 26.06.2016

              Ignant - Showcasing of Emgering Finnish Design Talent - 03.04.2016

2011    Konahrtist - Empty Kingdom - 06.12.2011

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCES

2017      Seine Art Market - Invited Artist - Helsinki,Finland

2016      Iitala Glass Factory - Invited Artist - Helsinki,Finland

2013      Tested Competition - Top 10 - San Fransisco, California

2011      Rowena Reed Kostellow Award - 3D Excellence - Brooklyn, New York

2009      Kalmar University Glass Program - Exchange Program - Pukeberg, Sweden