Water Rituals Biography
Biography of Iiris-Lilja Kuosmanen and Anniina Lehtinen
Iiris-Lilja Kuosmanen is a Finnish Visual Artist and Photographer living in Paris, France. She graduated 2012 from the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts as Master of Fine Arts. After that she worked in many artist residencies, in France at Cité Internationale des Arts (Paris) and Hôtel Chevillon (Grez-Sur-Loing). She has had many solo exhibitions in Finland and has participated in group exhibitions in Finland as well as abroad. She will be working next in Kathmandu, Nepal in a residency. She belongs to artist collective Micro Galleries that exhibits worldwide and the Finnish Union of Artist Photographers.
Anniina Lehtinen is a Finnish musician, composer and pianist living in Paris, France since 2014. Anniina composes and plays music for many different assembly. Wide repertoire runs from classical music, to cinematic music and indie pop. She graduated as Master of Performing Arts from Lausanne University of Music, Switzerland and studied also in Turku Music Academy, Finland. She composes music for many different artistic collaborations and has played as a solist for Oulu and Turku Philharmonic orchestras in Finland.