ABOUT PILLE-RIIN JAIK

Pille-Riin Jaik © Mark Raidpere

*1991, Tallinn, Estonia

Photo © Mark Raidpere

 

EDUCATION


Since 2015
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Art and Digital Media, (Prof. Constanze Ruhm)
2010–2015
Estonian Academy of Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts Photography, BA program
2013–2014
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (Erasmus exchange program) 
Expanded Pictorial Space-Action/Sculpture/Installation, (Prof. Florian Reither)


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016     There‘s an other woman behind every woman, Haapsalu Linnagalerii,
             Haapsalu, Estonia
2015     Confession Pool, with Liisa Jugapuu and Helena Keskküla, EKA Gallery,
             Tallinn, Estonia
2015     Halfway, Draakon Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2013     Prooviruum, RUNDUM artist-run space, Tallinn, Estonia


CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2018     Here we are! #fomo II, with Liina Pääsuke, Vienna, Austria
2016     Siin me oleme! #fomo, with Liina Pääsuke, EKA Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia


PERFORMANCES

2018     Jaanipäev, curated by Liina Pääsuke, Vienna, Austria
2017     Torpor / Tardumus, Re-perform (under different conditions), curated by
            Alexander Felch and Sanja Lasić, part of exhibition DADADADA,
            Mo.ë, Vienna, Austria


SCREENINGS

2017     'Tangled', 21st Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival, Fascinations
             Competition Section, Jihlava, Czech Republic
2017     'Torpor / Tardumus', Red Love international video competition shortlist,
             Sofia Queer Forum 2017, Creative Hall Studio, Sofia, Bulgaria
2017     'Tangled' and 'Torpor / Tardumus', Relationships/Love/Sexuality short film
             competition, collaboration between FrauenFilmTage, proFRAU and
             Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, MetroKinokulturhaus, Vienna, Austria


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018     Academy season Finale: Rundgang, Choir, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
            (Semper Depot), Vienna, Austria
2017     Red Love, Sofia Queer Forum 2017, curated by Boryana Rossa and Stanimir
            Panayotov, art space Æther, Sofia, Bulgaria
2017     Nordic Feeling, Nordiale, Urania Kino, Vienna, Austria
2017     Rascal, Vantaa Art Museum Artsi, Vantaa, Finland
2017     Academy season Finale: Rundgang, Headache of Truth, Academy of Fine
            Arts Vienna (Semper Depot), Vienna, Austria
2016     Gegenwartsbewältigung - When Everything Happens Now, curated by
             Mona Hermann and Elisa Schiller, Gallery HFBK, Hamburg, Germany
2016     Academy season Finale: Rundgang, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
            (Semper Depot), Vienna, Austria
2015     Empty Garden, Nakanojo biennale, curated by Thomas Wendland,
            Nakanojo, Japan
2015     TL;DR, curated by Stacey Koosel, Kunstihoone Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2015     Let me tell you about myself, curated by Siim Preiman, Gallery Noorus,
            Tartu, Estonia
2014     Ava(tud) piirid, curated by Merilin Talumaa, Eda Tuulberg and Tiiu Parbus,
             EKA Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2014     Rundum Photo Fair, Näitamiseks/müümiseks, Sadamarket, Tallinn, Estonia
2014     Exhibiton for Kopli Girls/Where’s Smoke There’s Fire, curated by
             Liina Pääsuke, Nancy Nakamura Shelf of Ideas, Tallinn, Estonia
2014     Solipsism – No More, ISFAG, Tallinn, Estonia
2014     Ladyland Biennale, Galerie Schloss Damtschach, Kärnten, Austria
2014     Strange Teaching: Monads with Windows, Kaufhaus HELD, Leipzig, Germany
2014     Side Effects II, with T.B.C, curated by Laura Kuusk and Pascale Riou, Ancien
             Musée de Peinture, Grenoble, France
2014     Olohuonenäyttely Living Room Exhibition, with Liina Pääsuke,
             Helsinki, Finland
2014     Academy season Finale: Rundgang, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
            (Semper Depot), Vienna, Austria
2013     Multicrash, Gallery Musterzimmer, Berlin, Germany
2013     BiteVilnius, Šv. Jono Street Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania
2013     .gif it space, site-specific exhibition in Rüütelkond, Estonian Academy of
            Arts, Tallinn, Estonia
2012     Art as text, Text as Art, Valand Academy, Gothenburg, Sweden
2012     Whose Salong, curated by Laura Hatfield, Rotor Gallery,
            Gothenburg, Sweden
2011     August, pin-hole experiments, Muhu, Estonia


SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS

2017     Main award in shortfilm competition 'Relationships/Love/Sexuality',
            collaboration between FrauenFilmTage, proFRAU and Academy of
            Fine Arts Vienna
2016     Culture Stipend, Estonian Ministry of Culture
2016     Aavo Reiman named scholarship, Estonian Students Fund in USA