CV

Dora Dalila Cheffi

doradalila@gmail.com


EDUCATION

Aalto University School of Art, Design and Architecture 2014–2018

Bachelor of Arts

Uniarts Helsinki 2017-2018

Minor studies in sculpting and painting

Pekka Halonen Academy 2012–2014

Photography degree

HEO 2012

Photojournalism

Lauttasaari High School, Helsinki, 2006–2009

Undergraduate



WORK EXPERIENCE

Free Artist 2017–

Feminist magazine TULVA 2016–

Director of Photography

Finnish Art Today magazine 2014-2016

Director of photography

Freelance photographer (and video) 2014–

Clients such as Ruskeat Tytöt, Aalto University, Ylioppilaslehti, AINO -magazine, WOLF-magazine, Sivistystyönantajat, Elinkeinoelämän keskusliitto, VARMA, Suomen Yrittäjät, OTAVA.


DOCUMENTARY FILMS:

Perfect Child, 2018

The Art and Life of Miina Äkkijyrkkä, 2015


MEDIA ART WORKS:

High Voltage, 2018

MAN, 2017

Voittaja, 2016

Mitään ikuista ei ollutkaan, 2016



PRIVATE EXHIBITIONS

Ryijyjä (Rupla, Helsinki, 2017)

Täydellinen lapsi // Perfect Child short documentary premiere (2018). Film was a part of Helsinki Pride -week.


Coming up :

Solo Exhibition Galleri Zebra (2020)


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Vapaa Muoto // Free Form (Habitare -fair, 2018)

Kohtaamisia (Gallery Kajaste Helsinki, 2018)

FEEL sur REEL (Dipoli Gallery, 2018)

UU Market Launch (Kalleria Gallery, 2018)

Hiljaistahuutoa, Pekka Halosen akatemian lopputyönäyttely (Cable Factory, 2014)



MEMBERSHIPS

Helsinki Artist Society  

Union of Finnish Art Associations


GRANTS

Aalto ARTS grant for a personal art project (Aalto University 2017)

Feminist magazine Tulva  (Grafia ja Jokes 2016)

Finnish Art Today, FAT magazine (OKM 2013, Finnish Culture Fund 2015)


WEBSITE

www.doradalila.com


LANGUAGE SKILLS

Finnish – native language

Arabic – fluent

English – fluent

French – intermediate


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