• NuGo Vieraileva Taiteilija kesä-elokuu : Guest artist at Nuutajärvi Glass Gallery June – August 2019. Nuutajärvi Glass Village is a traditional glassmaking site in Finland. Ella Varvio is visiting artist at Village’s gallery co-operative NuGo during summer months. Varvio’s art and design are on display at the gallery and there will be open lecture / demonstration. More info coming up!
  • Exhibition and auction at Bukowskis, Helsinki, 12-19th of June 2019
  • Art Gallery Rozendaal, Netherlands, 15.11.-22.12.2019 More information coming up, group exhibition in Southern Netherlands.
  • Gravur – group exhibition of engraved glass art, The Finnish Glass Museum 8-12/2019. More information coming up.

Links and articles, for more info, click the image!


Article on glass colour project at Tampere University, click the picture to read the article! Photo : Jonne Renvall / Tampere University


Adventures exhibition at the Finnish Glass Museum


A Needle’s Eye, group exhibition, P-galleria, Pori Finland, 6-22.7.2018. Mateas Pares, Päivi Rintaniemi, Ella Varvio and Jaakko Veijola. Curated by Laura Kröönikkä / Finnish Art Agency
Vancouver Interior Design Show 20-23.9.2018. What the HEL design from Finland: trend installation showcasing Finnish design, mixing visual and societal trends in a narrative, surprising, ambient and multidisciplinary way.
20-24.6. Surreal City – glass and illustration exhibition, ChasHaMa -space for artists at 266 W 37th Street, New York, NY 10018.


Artist talk at UrbanGlass 21.6.20186-8pm at UrbanGlass Library, 647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217. I’ve been a visiting instructor at UrbanGlass and on Thursday 20th, I will be telling about my work, artistic approach and the project that brought me to New York.
Part of Handmade Scandinavian Glass Starting All Over exhibition, touring in Finland, Sweden and Denmark (click for article to Glasmuseet Ebeltoft’s article)
Artist in Residence at Finnish Cultural Institute in New York Spring 2018 (click image for the article by FCINY)
Visiting instructor at UrbanGlass 2018 (click image for profile)
Missing the old blog? The content has been exported to another site (click image).
Finnish Cultural Institute in New York Residency in 2018
Featured in New Glass Review by Corning Museum of Glass
Presenting my study at European Glass Context Conference in Bornholm 11.9.2016!
Part of RIKKI -art project and graphic novel publication
My study on Finnish glassmaking can be read at Aaltodoc (click image for the link)
YLE – Maaginen sarjakuva herää henkiin lasin sisällä 24.9.2015
Article on Designboom! 8.9.2015
The Finnish Glass Museum: Lasinen sarjakuva 11.9.-1.11.2015
Young -exhibition in Glass Gallery Leerdam 1.8.-21.9.2015
Comic Art in Glass travels to Toronto, Article in Helsingin Sanomat
“Two faces of a drowned man” is part of European Glass Experience -touring exhibition
Tulintu in TLmag