Biography & CV

HuupI was born in Räpina, Estonia. She spent her young years in Maaritsa - south of Estonia and Västila, Koskenkorva, Finland. Now she lives, works, and studies in Tartu, Estonia.

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2008 - 2012 Tartu University, Faculty of Philosophy, M.A. Painting

2005-2008 Tartu Art College, Department of Paintings (Diploma)

2004-2005 Eurouniversity, Fashion Design


2013: Conversations with Offspring, Tallinn University Academic Library, Tallinn

2012: Conversations with Offspring, Draakon Gallery, Tallinn

2012: From Past Life, Academic Library of Tallinn University

2011: Gradual Phenomenons, Eduard Vilde Art Gallery, Tallinn

2009: SHOOT, (with Katrin Paomets), Tasku, Tartu

2008: NAKed, Võru Town Gallery

2008: Night Visitors, Tampere House, Tartu

Selected group-exhibitions

2014: On the other side of border, Valka`s Children Art School, Valka, Latvia

2013: Tartu Artist`s Annual Exhibition, Tartu Art House

2013: Estonian Artists` Association`s Annual Exhibition, Tallinn Art Hall

2013: Naked me, Artist`s House, Pärnu

2012: Bachelor`s and Master`s of Art of Tartu University, Tartu Art House

2011: Love Show, Von Krahl (Tallinn), Genialistide Klubi (Tartu), Kannel (Võru)

2010: Nakatus, Tampere House Tartu

2010: Waiting Area, Tartu Art House

2009: Exhibition of Tartu Artists, Tartu Art House

2009: Existentsialism, Y Gallery, Tartu

2008: Graphical Visions, Tartu Art House

2008: Selection of Tartu University`s and Tartu Art College`s works, Tartu Art Museum

2008: Flight No 2008, Tartu Näitused

2008: Prize Show Lake, Põlva Maarja Gallery

2007: Between Borders, Tartu, Estonia and Bradford, U.K

2006: Everything that glows is gold, Tartu Art House

2005: “MITMIK” Tallinn Art Hall


2009: Gerhard Treubergi and Ene Silla Scholarship, Rotalia Foundation

2005: MITMIK, spezial prize


Since 2008. member of  Tartu Young Authors Society