Teemu Korpela is a painter who deals with the thematics of fulfillment, pleasure, solace, and pain. His spatial and installation-like paintings often refer to history and today’s given ideals. They can be seen as an exciting inquiry to the history of Korpela’s medium and a way to “eat” the object of his lust and ease his hunger.
works are in the Finnish State Collection, Paulo Foundation, and the Collection of the Finnish Art Society. He lives and works in Helsinki. He is a member of Finnish Painters Union, The Artists Association of South-Carelia, The Artists Association of Helsinki.
His works are in collections of Art collection of the state, Museum of South Carelia, Museum of Imatra, Paulo Foundation and Finish Art Society.
|Teemu Korpela, photo crédit: Jussi Virkkumaa|
“Deposition” Installation, oil and alkyd paint on canvas and paper; 2017
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