Artist Statement

Tanja Karjalainen

Visual artist, illustrator & designer.

Born 1977 in Ristijärvi. Lives & works in Tampere, Finland.

I’m interested in details, organic forms, nature and moments before dreaming, My art isn’t from reality. I change method to make art as needed. What becomes to catching realism, I usually use a camera to describe it.

I’m alternative-, vanitas- & gothic esthetic enthusiast. Treehugger in me want’s to make my own ethical design brand at the future.