curriculum vitae / JANA VYBORNA-TURUNEN


1988 - 1993 Charles University in Prague, Czech Rep.; Faculty of Philosophy, MA
1994 -1999 North Karelia Polytechnic in Joensuu, Finland; Department of Art and Design
1999 - 2003 The University of Arts and Design Helsinki, Finland; Fashion Design; MA

other education experiences:

1991 Academy of Italian Design in Florence, Italy; fashion designing
1994 Domino - studio of figure design in Prague, Czech Rep.
1996 The Academy of Arts and Design in Prague, Czech Rep.; Clothing Creation Studio
1998 The Academy of Arts and Design in St. Petersburg, Russia; Clothing Creation Studio
1998 The University of Business in Helsinki, Finland
2001 The Academy of Art and Design in Prague, Czech Rep.; Textile Creation Studio

work experiences:

1993 - 2004 free-lance turist guide and translator in Czech Rep. and in Finland
2004 - 2008 Institute Of Art and Design in Lahti and in Vantaa, Finland; external teacher
2008 - 2009 leading teacher at Children's School of Arts in Riihimäki, Finland
1999 - established brand MANIFESTO, design by Jana Vyborna-Turunen
2009 - lecturer at Hamk University of Applied Sciences, Dep. of Crafts and Recreation
2012 – 2014 leave of absence, free artistic work, Manifesto designer clothing brand marketing concept development
2011, 2012 evening dress for congressman Aino-Kaisa Pekonen for Independence Day reception in Helsinki, Finland
2012/2013 Manifesto design sell exhibition at Polopapelo design shop in Prague, Czech rep.
2014 fashion fair Modepalast Wien and BIORAMA FAIR FAIR Wien
2015-2017 realized several art projects with social impact in different areas of social sector in Finland

solo exhibitions:

2003 Hyvinkää Art Museum, Finland
2003 Profounders Gallery in Helsinki, Finland
2004 Nordic House, Reykjavik, Iceland
2006 Paper Mill Gallery Velke Losiny, Czech rep.
2007 The Finnish Paper Art Gallery Kuusankoski, Finland
2008 Riihimäki Art Museum, Finland
2014 KoneGallery, Hämeenlinna, Finland
2015 Verkaranta Gallery, Tampere, Finland

group exhibitions:

1994, 1997, 1998 students works exhibitions, Finland and Czech rep.
2002 Riihimäki Town Library
2004 Masters of Arts, Design Museum, Helsinki
2004 Vaatteet! Clothes! Kerava Art Museum
2005 Vaatteet! Clothes! Joensuu Art Museum
2005 Inform - designers manifesto, Design Forum Finland; Tampere; Vammala; Valkeakoski
2005 Häme muotoilee 2005, Forssa Art Gallery and Heinola Art Museum
2009 Riihimäki Art Museum, Visual Artists exhibition Biennaali
2011 Oulu City Art Museum, AITO - Jewellery and fashion exhibition
2013 KoneGallery, ArsHäme artists, summer exhibition, Hämeenlinna, Finland
2015 Hämeenlinna Art Museum, Äänestä johtuva, Arshäme 40, Finland
2017 Vapriikki Museum Tampere, Johtolanka Textile Art, TEXO / Ornamo Finland
2017 Rydals Museum, Johtolanka Textile Art, Sweden


2004 Finnish Cultural Foundation
2004 Häme Art Foundation
2006 Arts Council of Finland
2007 Arts Council of Finland
2008 Finnish Cultural Foundation
2008 City of Riihimäki
2012 Häme Art Foundation
2016 The Häme Foundation for Professional Higher Education and Research


1999 - Finnish Association of The Fine Arts
2003 - Member of ORNAMO / MTO - Finnish Association of Fashion Designers