Outi Pieski

Outi Pieski (born in 1973) graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki in 2000. She lives and works in Utsjoki, in the Finnish part of Samiland.

Outi Pieski`s paintings and material collages are encounters with space and landscape. Their background lies in Sami culture, Northern environment and the world of a child. Occasionally, her paintings have been combining used textiles or small, three-dimensional figures and objects. She also works with traditional Sami handicrafts.

During the residency at Hiap, Outi Pieski is working on the project “Harvat ja valitut”.