Maria Vesterinen is a Finnish artist, who is currently studying in Kingston University in London for her MFA in Fine Arts.
She graduated from Monash University, Melbourne, in 2012 with her Bachelor's degree and since then has exhibited her work in Europe and Australia.
“I’m intrigued with the mysteries of the world; ideas about the unknown, myths, legends and stories of all kinds. Even though my work often depicts fantastical elements, its subject matter usually involves issues of culture, science, politics and nature. You could say that my love of storytelling has found its way into the work I
Iron Will and a Way, Galleria Saima, Helsinki, Finland, 2014
Unlocked, Louey & Lane Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, 2012
Diseased, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, 2014
Second Nature, Espacio Gallery, London, 2014
Flora and Fauna, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, 2014
Speculative Future, A-side B-side Gallery, London, 2014
In the Night Time, Fawn Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, 2014
Joulumyynti, Galleria Saima, Helsinki, Finland, 2013
Storytime Festival III, Antwerp Mansion, Manchester, 2013
Kitsch, Bruswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia, 2013
Saiman päivä, Galleria Saima, Helsinki, Finland, 2013
Sonic Spheres, TarraWarra Museum of Art, Healesville, Victoria, Australia, 2012
Dirtying the Paper, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia, 2012