Raija Jokinen

sculptor, textile artist

 

nationality: Finnish
sex: male

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Finnish artist Raija Jokinen began creating figurative textile art in 1990 after graduating from the University of Arts and Design in Helsinki. Raija’s work combines painting, paper making, graphics and textiles to explore the relationship of our emotional and physical surroundings. With her colleague, Leena Lukkarinen, Raija started the Northern Fibre event which is a forum for international artists to exchange ideas and cultural perspectives.

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NK ne - 2018/07