Laura Lilja

Cargo Blue


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Laura Lilja’s new work in Gallery Sculptor’s Studio space draws inspiration from the architecture of the space as well as the qualities of decommissioned cargo straps, of which the work is made.

Laura Lilja (b. 1975) is a visual artist who combines different materials, techniques and themes in her works. Lately, she has been interested in more ecological ways of making art using recycled, borrowed and natural materials. Lilja lives and works in Reposaari, an island off Pori, at the edge of the Bothnian Sea. Lilja received her MA from the PALLAS programme of the University of Art and Design Helsinki in 2004. Her works are included in the collections of, e.g., the Finnish State Art Commission, Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Lönnström Museum and Pori Art Museum.