Sami Korhonen

EXPERIENCE

I have studied theatre in Finland and clothing design in Brazil and found myself from the intersection of designing costumes for theatre in France.
However, I have since found also other ways of artistic expression and have been expanding into short film, painting and photography.

EDUCATION

2006

Bachelor of art, Brazil, FUMEC University

2001

Bachelor of business administration, Finland, Helsinki business polytechnic (incomplete)

1997

Theatre course, Finland Lahden kansanopisto, Theatre education

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016

Passion Marginale
Photography and mixed media, Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2015

Brigitte Bardot dans l’intimite
Costume exhibition, D&D, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2010

Nainen
Clothing exhibition, Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2009

Basics
Fashion art exhibition, Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS

2023

F comme forêt
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2023

Le voyage imaginaire
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2022

Curator’s Choice
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2021

La nature reprend ses droits
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2020

Not Going Anywhere
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2019

Animalier
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2019

Rojo
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2018

Aestival 2018
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2017

Aestival 2017
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

2016

Aestival 2016
Ricardo Fernandes Gallery, Paris, France

COSTUMES

2023

Kierto -performance by Ismo Dance Company
Tanssin Talo, Helsinki, Finland

2020

Syöpäsi minussa -performance by Ismo Dance Company
Kulttuurikesku Caisa, Helsinki, Finland

2019

Dulce Memoire – Leonardo da Vinci
Louvre, Paris

2019

Anybody’s Architecture: Some Body -performance by Ismo Dance Company
Marche aux Puces, Saint Ouen, France

2018

Finding Ohno -performance by Maria A. Listur
Cloitre des Billettes, Paris, France

2016

Seine -performance by Kira Poutanen
Cloitre des Billettes, Paris, France

2016

Ballade de la spoupe Populaire – play by Emilia Pöyhönen
Direction Tiina Kaartama, Paris, France

2014

Ça foxtrotte dans la botte de mamie – play by Sirkku Peltola
Direction Tiina Kaartama, Paris, France

2013

Purge -play by Sofi Oksanen
Direction Tiina Kaartama, Paris, France

2011

Riikka Timonen -performer
Costume for presentation, Paris, France

2010

Où commence le ciel by Albert Einstain -play
Direction Xavier Maître, Paris, France

2009

Gibier d’élévage -play by Kenzaburo Oé
Direction Tiina Kaartama, Paris, France

2009

AiA -Vocal ensamble
Performance costumes, Helsinki, Finland

2008

Autoportrait -play by Edouard Levé
Direction Xavier Maître, Paris, France

2008

Déguisé en homme -play by Leena Krohn
Direction Tiina Kaartama, Paris, France

VIDEO & FILM

2020-2023

Dancing Tomatoes -video series
Production, direction filming and editing over 300 episodes for a cooking show

2018

Ohnomatopoetic -short film
Direction and costume, Paris, France

2016-2017

Epäsuomalaista -video series
Appearance and editing

2016

Seine -short film
Direction and costume, Paris, France

2016

LITO -short film
Direction, Paris, France

2013-2016

Artist Interviews for Ricardo Fernandes Gallery
Direction, filming and editing, Paris, France

2014

Speculum -short film
Direction, Paris, France

2014

Solitudo -short film
Direction and costume, Paris, France

 

FASHION

2012

Solo fashion show
Collection presentation, Paris, France

2012

Solo fashion show at Zafferano
Collection presentation, London, United Kingdom

2009

Finnish Catwalk
Collection presentation, Helsinki, Finland

2006

Beleza da Arte Escondida
Collection presentation, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

2005

Cahvia, kiitos!
Collection presentation, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

PUBLICATIONS AND GRANTS

2019

Column at Tekstiilikulttuuriseura
Puvustus näytelmään Ballade de la soupe populaire, Pariisi 2016

2019

Column at Tekstiilikulttuuriseura
Puvustus tanssiteokseen Anybody’s Architecture: Some Body

2011

Alfred Kordelin Foundation Grant

 

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