Born in Toronto ON, 1992
Lives and works in Montreal, QC
Metamorphoses, Museo Belvedere di San Leucio, Italy
Software, The Hole, NYC
NADA Miami with The Hole
FLOW_STATE, Galleria Nicola Pedana, Italy
Parallel Wilderness, Galerie AVE, Montreal, QC
Digital Spirit, GR Gallery, NYC
Selected Group Exhibitions
North Star, Powerlong Museum, Shanghai (forthcoming)
Abstraction, Taymour Grahne Projects, London
X PINK 101, X Museum, Beijing
Cacotopia, Annka Kultys Gallery, London
Selected Works from the Collection of Elizabeth Margulies, The Margulies Collection at the Warehouse, Miami, FL
Imagining Reality,Future Gallery, Berlin
Her, Fir Gallery, Beijing, China
Transobjectional, Patrick Mikhail Gallery, Montreal, QC
Salto in Altro, Palazzo Monti, Brescia, Italy
Bio Tech, The Hole, NYC
Phase II, The Hole, East Hampton, NY
A Posteriori, Art Mur, Montreal, QC
New Visions, Vantage Art Projects
Fondation du MAC benefit auction, Musée d’Art Contemporain, Montreal, QC
Turn on the bright lights, Galleria Nicola Pedana, Italy
Matériaux, WIP Gallery, Montreal, QC
Loading the virtual machine… Distance Gallery
Endless Summer, Galerie Sabine Bayasli, Paris, France
Color & Form, Rauschenberg / Captiva Foundation, Florida
While supplies Last, Bellevue Arts Museum, Seattle, WA
(im)permanent collection, A+D Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Abstractions, Archive Contemporary, Montreal, QC
Selected Awards and Residencies
The Fores Project, London
Palazzo Monti, Brescia, Italy
Canada Council for the Arts, Explore and Create Grant
Conseil des Arts et Lettres du Quebec, Explore and Create Grant
Vermont Studio Center, VT
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, AB, Louis Muhlstock Endowment
Collection of Elizabeth Margulies at The Warehouse, Miami
Palazzo Monti, Italy
Collection of Ernesto Esposito, Italy
X Museum, Beijing
Articles and Reviews
Pariante, Fabio. “Generative art in the Painting Process” MuseumWeek Magazine, July 10 2023.
Simun, Mirium. “Transhumanist Cephalopod Evolution“ Forecast Journal Issue 10, January 2023.
Bogojev, Saša. “How 6 Artists Are Intrerpreting the Digital Art Landscape” L’Officiel Magazine, November 30, 2022.
Hencz, Adam. “Between Human & Machine Interview with Vickie Vainionpää” Artland Magazine, November 20, 2022.
Sound and Vision Podcast with Brian Alfred, November 2022.
Hencz, Adam. “What is Generative Art? From seminal experiences to New Frontiers” Artland Magazine, September, 2022.
Feim, Alex. “Algorithmic painting in physical space: Vickie Vainionpää: Software & Siebren Versteeg: Up the Ghost” Battery Journal, June 20, 2022.
Ghassemitari, Shawn. “Vickie Vainionpää Uses Generative Code to Create Her Alluring Paintings" Hypebeast, May 13, 2022.
Grayson, Emma. “BIO TECH: A Group Exhibition at The Hole in NYC’s Bowery” The Artist Workspace, December, 2021.
Bongiani, Sandro. “Vickie Vainionpää, FLOW_STATE at Nicola Pedana Gallery” Exibart, November 17, 2021.
Jeff. “Booooooom Featured Artist” Boooooooom.com, November 16, 2021.
Krysa, Danielle. “Featured Artist: Vickie Vainionpää’” TheJealousCurator.com, November 4, 2021.
Bogojev, Saša. “Digital Spirit: Bijijoo and Vickie Vainionpää @ GR Gallery” Juxtapoz.com, June 14, 2021.
Mothes, Kate. “Vickie Vainionpää: Soft Body Dynamics 40" SuperRare.com, March 30, 2021.
Olson, Grady. “Artist Feature: Blending the natural and digital world with Vickie Vainionpää” GrossMag.com, September 28, 2020.
Bongiani, Sandro. “Exibart : Turn on the bright lights at Galleria Nicola Pedana” Exibart, December 15, 2020.
Farinotti, Rossella and Biancuzzi, Gianmaria. "The Colouring Book", MilanoArtGuide.com, August, 2020.
Studio portrait by Emelle Massariol