Henrik Duncker

C.V. Henrik Duncker       2020-04-28

Education: Master of Arts 1993, University of Art and Design, Helsinki.

Lives in Helsinki and works as a photographer and artist. 

 

 

 

Solo exhibitions 

            

2018

Kājām pa Brīvības ielu, room9, Riga

 

2017

Dāvanas pēc protokola, Ventspils Museum, Ventspils

Dāvanas pēc protokola, Kuldiga Art House, Kuldiga

Dāvanas pēc protokola, Madona Museum, Madona

Makuasioita, Galleria Pictor, Vihti

Dāvanas pēc protokola, Liepaja Museum, Liepaja

 

2016

Studio Kapsēde, Liepaja Museum, Liepaja

 

2014
Studio Kapsēde, Photographic Centre Peri, Turku

 

2013
Studio Kapsēde, Kalnciema Quarter Gallery, Riga

 

2009

- Vietejais Laiks - Local Time, Jūras vārti theater house, Ventspils

- Vietejais Laiks - Local Time, Gallery Carousell / Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, Riga

 

2008

Relating Latvia, Lettisches Centrum Berlin, Berlin

If Nokia were a place... Pohjanmaan valokuvakeskus, Lapua

If Nokia were a place... The Centre For Creative Photography, Jyväskylä

If Nokia were a place... Nokian taidetalo, Nokia

If Nokia were a place... galleriZEBRA, Karjaa

Relating Latvia, Galleria Luova.fi, Helsinki   

If Nokia were a place... Peri Center of Photography, Turku

If Nokia were a place... Kotkan valokuvakeskus, Kotka

 

2007

If Nokia were a place... Kaakkois-Suomen valokuvakeskus, Lappeenranta

Pictures from Latvia, School of Motion Picture, Television and Production Design, UIAH, Helsinki

If Nokia were a place... Gallery Myymälä2, Helsinki

 

2005

The Innocents, Delirius Monkey, Helsinki

 

2003

Interieurs, Lowe Gallery, Helsinki

 

2000

- Cable Factory, turbiinisali foyer, Helsinki 

Interieurs, Cafe Bar N:o 9, Helsinki 

Facies et praedicta, The Finnish Medical Convention, Helsinki Fair Centre

 

1998

Hay on the Highway, Rikhardinkatu library, Helsinki

(Hay on the Highway is a joint project with Yrjö Tuunanen)

 

 

1997

Hay on the Highway, Hankasalmi Multi Activity House, Hankasalmi

 

1996

Hay on the Highway, Fotogalleriet, Oslo

 

1995

Hay on the Highway, Gracefield Studios, Dumfries

Hay on the Highway, Watershed Media Centre, Bristol

 

1994

Hay on the Highway, Suomen kotiteollisuusmuseo, Jyväskylä

Hay on the Highway, Photography Centre Nykyaika, Tampere

Hay on the Highway, Galleri Zebra, Karja

 

1993

Hay on the Highway, Northern Photographic Center, Oulu

Hay on the Highway, Peri Center of Photography, Turku

Hay on the Highway, Hankasalmi Library, Hankasalmi

Hay on the Highway, Vihti Museum, Vihti

Hay on the Highway, Museum of Applied Arts, Helsinki

 

1991

- Into Gallery, Tampere

 

1990

- University of Arts and Design, Helsinki (w. Magnus Scharmanoff) 

 

 

 

Group exhibitions

 

2017

Story of Finland permanent exhibition, The National Museum of Finland, Helsinki

36 Little Good Things, Cortona on the Move, Cortona

- Art Fair Suomi, Cable Factory, Helsinki

- Flâneur – New Urban Narratives retrospective, FORMAT International Photography Festival, Derby

 

2016

- Flâneur – New Urban Narratives, Kaunas Photo

Sata vuotta, sata kuvaa: Northern Photographic Centre, Oulu; Lusto Finnish Forest Museum, Punkaharju; Kuopio Cultural History Museum, Kuopio; Sarka - The Finnish Museum of Agriculture, Loimaa

 

2015

- Art Fair Suomi, Cable Factory, Helsinki

 

2013
Hippolyte Vintage, Hippolyte photographic gallery, Helsinki

Revisiting Footnotes, LCCA, Kandavas art gallery "Vējspārns”, Kandava

Revisiting Footnotes, LCCA, Madona Local History and Art Museum, Madona

Revisiting Footnotes, LCCA, Salon "Lāde”, Rēzekne

Revisiting Footnotes, LCCA / Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, Riga 

 

2012

- Photobookshow D, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki

- Photobookshow C, Create Studio, Brighton

 

2009

- Kaunas Photo RECYCLED 2009

- Festival della Creatività, Florence

Money, money, money, Raision museo Harkko, Raisio

Viljelijän unelma, Salo art museum Veturitalli, Salo

 

2007

Don't Even Go There, Studio 44, Stockholm

Grey Matters - Aftercrop, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki

Zwischen Traum und Wirklichkeit, Photography Centre Nykyaika, Tampere

 

2006

Zwischen Traum und Wirklichkeit, Galerie der Stadt Tuttlingen

 

2005

Zwischen Traum und Wirklichkeit, Städtischen Galerie Sohle 1, Bergkamen

Zwischen Traum und Wirklichkeit, Museum der Stadt Ratingen, Ratingen

Arjen murtumia, Kiasma, Helsinki

Agriculture, je t'aime! Salon de l'Agriculture, Paris

 

2004

Nordic Image, Kaunas Photo Days, Kaunas

Juwelen des 3. Jahrtausends - Immaterieller Schmuck, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Kiel

Juwelen des 3. Jahrtausends - Immaterieller Schmuck, Schloß Plüschow, Plüschow 

Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Finnland, Salon taidemuseo, Salo

Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Finnland, Centrum Kultury ZAMEK, Poznan

 

2003

FOKUS Fotokunst i 160 år, Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand

Silmänruokaa, Oulu Museum of Art, Oulu

Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Finnland, Brandenburgische Kunstsammlungen, Cottbus

Global Detail, Noorderlicht Photofestival, Groningen

Floor Shots, Kunstbunker Tumulka, München

Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Finnland, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Kiel

Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Finnland, Städtische Galerie Waldkraiburg, Waldkraiburg

Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Finnland, Mannheimer Kunstverein, Mannheim

Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Finnland, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin

 

2002

Perhe, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki

 

2001

- Norsk museum for fotografi - Preus fotomuseum, Horten

 

1997

Alikeness, Centre for Contemporary Art, Canberra 

Kontakti, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki

Alikeness, CCP, Melbourne

 

1996

- Encontros da Imagem, Braga

 

1995

Common Lives, Noorderlicht Photofestival, Groningen 

- Saaremaa Biennale, Saaremaa

 

1994

- 10th Anniversary of European Photography Award, Bad Homburg 

- Suomen kotiteollisuusmuseo, Jyväskylä 

Näillä raukoilla rajoilla, Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma

 

1993

Hur Landet Ligger, Fotografiska Museet, Stockholm

- Mesiac Fotografie - Month of Photography, Bratislava 

- European Photography Award, Bad Homburg (1st price with Yrjö Tuunanen)

 

1991

When Dreams Come True, Culture Carnival, Helsinki

Kansan kamera, Helsinki, Rovaniemi, Tampere

La Saretti, in a desolated hospital, Helsinki

 

1990

Photonkhamon, Finnfoto Gallery, Helsinki

 

1989

- Valokuvataide - Arkitaide festival, Helsinki

- The Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki

Motion pictures and other projects

 

2018

Editing and sound design for following short films in the series Recycling4poetry dir. Maira Dobele:

Oh

From A Star,

Autumn Comes

Waiting For The Whale

Seasonal Disorders

When We Become Too Old

Sound design for following short films in the series Recycling4poetry dir. Maira Dobele:

Emily Emily

Thieves

What Will You Say

Come To Me

Fairy Tale

Screenings: Conway Hall, London Book Fair; Poetry Week, Turku 2019; European Film Week, 2018; Riga Short Film Festival IFF, 2018; Aalto Film School Autumn screening, 2017

 

2017

Runko, music video for Elisa Korjus, directing and photography

 

2015

- Editing and sound design for short film Feed Me Adults in the series Recycling4poetry dir. Maira Dobele:

Screenings: International Short Film Festival Oberhausen 2015; Tampereen elokuvajuhlat 2015

Tuberosa, short film, directing and photography https://vimeo.com/118498132

 

2013

- Installation for the figurine exhibition, The Riga Porcelain Museum, Riga

 

2005

The Innocents, a cornershop window slide installation, Station Mir, Kulmakatu 3, Helsinki

 

1990

Step Aboard Pinhole Camera. Constructing and touring the camera during Valokuvataide-Arkitaide festival, Helsinki

 

 

 

Books, exhibition catalogues, printed portfolios, reviews etc.

 

2019

Iron Town, photographs from Liepaja, self published inkjet printed book, 30 copies

 

2017

Flâneur – New Urban Narratives, Lisbon, ISBN 978-989-95387-4-0

- Artefakt (www.artefakt-sz.net), Hamburg (interview "The Difficulty of Photographing a Dog")

- Studija, Nr. 113, Riga (exhibition review)

- SestDiena 10.2.2017, Riga (interview)

- Arterritory.com, February 2017 (interview "Food for Thought")

- Veto.lv, February 2017 (interview)

 

2016

Studio Kapsēde, Henrik Duncker, Helsinki ISBN 978-952-93-6708-5

 

2015

Revisiting Footnotes / Tulkojot atsauces, LCCA, 2015, Riga 

- Foto Kvartals, photo story, April 2015, Riga, fkmagazine.lv

 

2014

Talka yearbook, Orbita, Riga ISBN 978-9934-8476-2-2

 

2013

- Kulturas Diena 5.7.2013, Riga

Three Questions to Henrik Duncker about Studio Kapsede, Arterritory.com

 

2012


- May 15 2012, www.aday.org

 

2011


- (ku)š! Midnight Sun Finnish comics special, Riga ISBN 978-9934-8188-7-5


- Photomondo guest portfolio, curated by Finn Thrane, Denmark http://www.photomondo.dk/

 

2009

Kaunas Photo Recycled – Nine lessons of photography -catalogue, Kaunas

- Taide magazine, October 2009, book review of A Survival Handbook by Henrik Duncker

A Survival Handbook by Henrik Duncker, Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, Riga ISBN 978-9934-8078-1-7

- Maaseudun tulevaisuus, catalogue, Salon taidemuseo Veturitalli, Salo

Redzet Latviju, Dizaina Studija, 1-2/2009, Riga

- Valon aakkoset – valokuvakirja Suomessa, The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki

 

2008

- Marks of Honour 2008 (www.marksofhonour.com)

- Baltic Outlook magazine

- Relating Latvia exhibition review in www.skenet.fi (Finnish language only)

- Taide-lehti 02-2008, exhibition review Tiedostavia pikseleitä ja kamera-antropologiaa (Maria Savela)

Relating Latvia photo accordion, Luova.fi & HD, Helsinki ISBN 978-952-5755-01-5

If Nokia were a place... photo accordion, Luova.fi & HD, Helsinki ISBN 978-952-5755-02-2

Relating Latvia Seesaw magazine issue #9

 

2007

- Carl’s Cars, issue 22

Millionaire Fair series, RAW-magazine debut issue 0/2007, Helsinki

Huipun varjossa, Ydin 2/2007, Helsinki

- Aamulehti VALO, 5.4.2007, Tampere

 

2006

- Suomen Kuvalehti issue 25-26, Helsinki

Kevään merkkejä, Voima magazine 4/2006, Helsinki

- Aikakauslehti Fanzine, April 2006, Helsinki

- Le Mag cultures, janvier 2006, Lyon

 

2005

- Kamera 6-7/2005, Helsinki

Zwischen Traum und Wirklichkeit catal., Museum der Stadt Ratingen, ISBN 3-926538-57-0

Arjen murtumia / Fractures of Life, Kiasma, Helsinki, ISBN 951-53-2690-7

Agriculture, je t'aime! catalogue, Centre Régional de la Photographie Nord Pas-de-Calais, ISBN 2-904538-80-1

 

2004

My Life With Lada, Carl’s Cars, issue 10

Country Market Super Market, Kaunas Photo Days -katalogi, Kaunas. ISBN 9955-9736-0-9

Immaterieller Schmuck catalogue, (Schmuck)2, Schloss Plüschow, Stadtgalerie Kiel

 

2003

Global Detail - Noorderlicht X, Groningen. ISBN 90-76703-20-5

Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Finnland -catalogue, Berlin. ISBN 3-8030-3306-3 

 

2002

- ZOO 12, London

 

2001

Places To Go People To See, Aug 2001, Berlin. ISBN 3-931126-52-8 

- Wish u were here xxx, Issue 3, Autumn/Winter 2001, New York 

RantaKatti, Esa Kero/Dynamo, Helsinki 

- Themepark, Home Issue 3, London

 

2000

- www.henrikduncker.com 

- BIG-magazine, March 2000, New York 

 

1999

- Libération Supplement Mode 06Oct99, Paris 

- Libération Supplement Mode 10Mars99, Paris 

 

 

1998

Frames? Viewing Finnish Contemporary Photography 1998, Helsinki. ISBN 952-5065-07-3

- European Photography Calendar 1998 

 

1997

- The Globe, Issue 5, Internet (Melbourne) 

Alikeness, katalogue, Melbourne 1997 

1996

- Encontros da Imagem 1996 catalogue, Braga

 

1995

- European Photography Calendar 1995 

Common Lives, Groningen 1995, ISBN 90-801622-4-8 

- Art Book review 2/95, England 

- Saaremaa Biennaal katalogue, Tallinn 1995

 

1994

Katalog, September 1994, Odense 

- European Photography Award 1985-1994, Ostfildern 1994, ISBN 3-89322-676-1 

- Taide - Art Magazine 1/94, Helsinki, ISSN 0039-8977 

- Photomagazine Musta Taide, issue 15 (1/94), Helsinki, ISSN 0788-2467 

- European Photography Calendar 1994

 

1993

Hur Landet Ligger, Fotografiska Museet catalogue 1993, Stockholm, ISBN 91-7100-484-X 

- Mesiac Fotografie - Month of Photography catalogue 1993, Bratislava ISBN 90-85739-01-1 

European Photography Award 1993 catalogue, Göttingen, ISBN 3-923283-33-4 

Viljelijän Sopimus / Hay on the Highway, book, ISBN 952-90-4830-0. Helsinki 

- Magazine INDEX 4/93, Stockholm, ISSN 1103-0674 

- Valokuva 4/93, Helsinki

 

1991

- Valokuva 3/91, Helsinki

 

1989

- Valokuvataide-Arkitaide catalogue, Helsinki 

 

 

 

Collections 

 

State Art Deposit Collection, Finland

Finnish Art Society

Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki 

Fotografiska Museet i Moderna Museet, Stockholm 

Art Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarayevo 

Encontros da Imagem, Braga 

The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki 

Norsk museum for fotografi - Preus fotomuseum, Horten

Nokia city art collection

Lowe Helsinki Art Collection

Vihdin museo, Vihti

Private collections

 

 

 

Grants

 

2019-21 State Artist grant, 3 years

2017     The Nordic Culture Point: Mobility Support 

2016     Taike - The Arts Promotion Centre Finland: Public Display Grant

2016     FRAME - Finnish Fund for Art Exchange: Project grant

2015     Finnish Cultural Foundation: 1 year personal grant

2014     Alfred Kordelin Foundation: 3 month personal grant

2013     The Nordic Culture Point, Mobility Support

2013     National Council for Photographic Art: travel grant

2013     National Council for Photographic Art: project grant

2012     The Nordic Culture Point: Mobility Support

2008     FRAME - Finnish Fund for Art Exchange: Project grant

2008     Arts Council of Finland: public display grant 

2007     Svenska Kulturfonden: travel grant

2005     Svenska Kulturfonden: project grant

2005     Arts Council of Finland: project grant

2004     Arts Council of Finland: public display grant

2003     FRAME - Finnish Fund for Art Exchange: Project grant

2003     Arts Council of Finland: project grant

2002     Fine Arts Academy Foundation

2000     Arts Council of Finland: Public Display Grant

1996     National Council for Photographic Art: State Grant 1-year

1995     Arts Council of Finland: project grant

1993     UIAH - University of Arts and Design

1993     National Council for Photographic Art: Quality Support for Publications of Photographic Art

1992     Alfred Kordelin fund

1992     Arts Council of Finland: project grant

 

 

 

Prizes and awards 

 

2010     Map Contemporary 2010, Latvia: shared third prize in photography books

1993     European Photography Award, Germany, 1st price (with Yrjö Tuunanen) 

1991     Kopiosto Grant, Finland

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