Merja Winqvist

11mw Water Lily, Merja Winqvist, recycled aluminum plate, 26" x 25.75" x 1.75", 2016, $3,600

merja winqvist paper canoe

8mw Spiral, Merja Winqvist , unbleached paper, 15" x 16" x 7", 2011, $3,000

merja winqvist paper canoe

7mw Long Hot SummerMerja Winqvist, printed florist paper, 75" x 30" x 2.5", 2009, $16,000

Merja Winqvist

9mw Scepter, Merja Winqvist, paper, 56" x 7" x 7", 2012, $8,000

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merja winqvist bridge

4mw Bridge, Merja Winqvist, paper, glue, shellac, cotton yarn, 20’ x 16" x 12", 2005

merja winqvist

7mw Elf, Merja Winqvist, paper, glue, shellac, cotton yarn, 7´ x 11´´ x 5´, $5,500

Selected collections and exhibition venues:
Church of Finland Art Collections: Laajasalo Church Helsinki; Paper Art Museum, Fredericia, Denmark; Finnish Embassies in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania; Berlin, Germany and Moscow, Russia; Ministries of Foreign Affairs Art Collection, Helsinki, Finland; Design Museum, Helsinki, Finland; Marketing Institute, Helsinki, Finland; Jyväskylä Provincial Archives; Finnish State Collections of Art: Ministry of Environment, Helsinki, Finland, University of Joensuu, Savonlinna, Finland. Recipient: 2003 TEXO Textile Artist of the Year; Grant, for artistic work 2001-2003, Design Competition Savonlinna District; Honour Diploma, Finland Designs Exhibition; Textile Art Competition, First Prize: Union Bank of Finland.

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