Julius Töyrylä - Photographer & Artist
Julius Töyrylä (b.1989) is an artist and a photographer who works in Helsinki, Finland. He incorporates classical documentary photography to graphic & poetical expression. He enjoys parkour and long walks on the beach and is eager to partake all kinds of projects concerning art and photography.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland
CMC Finland / Kansainvälinen kriisnhallintakeskus
All Our Children / Yhteiset Lapsemme
New Performance Turku
Refugee Council/Suomen Pakolaisapu: Emptahy Movement,
Startup Refugees Network
2019 | PD Aalto University Art Education
2014 | 2018 Arts Academy in Turku - Bachelor of Fine Arts Photography
2017 Exchange in Seika University in Japan for 6 months Printmaking
2011 | 2013 Pekka Halonen’s Academy Vocational Qualification in Photography
2010 Lahti Folk High School Photography
Occupation & Scholarships
2020 - Was part of the Turku Art Hall Exhibition Commission Board
- Received a grant from Arts Promotion Centre Finland for the project “Black Book”.
2019 - Was accepted as an candidate for Association of Photographic Artists
- Was called to participate in Nordic Light festival in Norway on behalf of Uncertain States Scandinavia -publication.
- Published photographic work in Uncertain Scandinavia photo newspaper in the issue 10.
2018 - Received a stipend for solo exhibition on behalf of Photocentre Peri.
- Was in Preus Museums “The Day of Photography” -event in Norway. I was there in behalf
of Photocenter Peri to promote and talk about my work & photofield in Finland in general.
2019 Summer exhibition Pinxinmäki Sysmä | Finland
2018 NYTT Forum Marinum & Vartiotornin Vesisäiliö Turku | Finland
2017 Between the Gaps || Yōkai SOHO Kyoto | Japan
2015 Elävän taiteen ilta Organized by Kuvatus Ry in Arts Academy in Turku Turku | Finland
2015 Pää Kainalossa Köysirata -gallery Turku | Finland
2015 Jotta kaikki olisi hyvin Köysirata -gallery Turku | Finland
2015 Aurinko siirtyy etelään Köysirata -gallery Turku | Finland
2013 Välittömästi Kaapelitehdas Helsinki | Finland
2018 Joki, jota ei voi koskettaa
A River That Cannot Be Touched Turku | Finland