ART STUDIES: University of Art and Design: watercolor courses 1993 Staircase Academy for several summers 1980 - 1984 under the direction of Pentti Hammarberg 

Forssa Adult Education Center: oil painting technology 1979, 1980 and 1981 Kuhankoski Guild nude model course Graphics workshop, aquatint course 1984 

STUDY TRIPS: At the studio of the Finnish Artists' Association's studio foundation in Grassina, Italy, December 2009 

PRIVATE EXHIBITIONS IN DOMESTIC: 

Forssa: Pohjola Insurance Company 1983 

Tammela: Municipal House 1993 

Tammela: Municipal House 2005 

Hansaprint Oy, Vantaa 2006 (over 1⁄2 year) 

Tammela: Municipal House 2008 

Forssa Region Telephone, May 2009 

Hovinkartano, Tuulos, summer 2009 

Forssa Museum, Lobby Gallery November 2017 (Suomi Finland 100 exhibition)

Forssa Library, exhibition space Vinkkeli, November 2019 

Jokioinen Information Center, exhibition space Pehkonen, July-August 2020 


JOINT EXHIBITIONS IN DOMESTIC: Kuhankoski Guild's joint exhibitions since 2007 

Mediatori Sanomatalo, Helsinki, October 2009 

Ars Häme 10, Kuhankoski Guild exhibition at the former sewing shop of Kutomo, August 2010 

Art Häme '14, Forssa, August 2014 

Parola Youth House, Hämeenlinna, June 2015, Tammela artists 

Gallery Fogga, Helsinki, June 2017 

WORKS IN PUBLIC SPACES: Municipality of Tammela Forssa Print / Forssan Lehti 

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS: Several public portraits 

TASKS: As a visual arts teacher, e.g. Forssa School of Fine Arts 2010 - 2012 

In the summer courses of the Tammela municipality's cultural department as a teacher 2006 - 2014 

Editing of Tammela 's art book in 2008-2009 

As an exhibition curator for the municipality of Tammela in 2007 - 2013 

Art Häme as the organizer of the art week event in 2010 and 2014 

ASSOCIATION ACTIVITIES: Memberships: Kuhankoski Guild, Chairman of the Board 2008 - 2015 SKJL, the Association of Finnish Fine Arts Organizations and the artists of Tammela 

CHANGE: www.soilimahlanen.fi, www.kuhankoskenkilta.fi, www.tammelantaiteilijat.net 

Soili Mahlanen Järvitie 6, 31300 TAMMELA p: 040 5792498 soili.mahlanen@wippies.fi