Onni Alanko Emerging artist
Onni Alanko (b.1992) works and lives in Helsinki, Finland. He is finishing his BFA degree in 2022 and starting his MFA studies at the beginning of 2023 in the University of Fine Arts Helsinki. He works mostly with oil painting and drawing. Alanko’s paintings are inspired by the cityscape and its architectural forms and structures. The paintings portray the formation, dissolution and transformation of the space. His paintings tries to activate the viewer and ask how the viewer positions themselves when looking at the paintings.