in alphabetical order
born in 1947, has worked in computer software design, computer graphics and virtual
reality since 1969. He is a member of the Dimensio art group. He received his B.Sc.
(Eng./software) in Helsinki and M.A. (Art) from the University of Art and Design (UIAH) in
Helsinki. Markku Metsämäki works as a project manager and teacher at Alda Media and UIAH
teaching GUI, WWW and computer graphics. Art exhibitions: 1982: Taidemaalariliiton
galleria, Taidehalli, 1986: ACM Siggraph, 1985: Hungary National Gallery, Tampere
Contemporary Art Museum, 1987: Digitart, Szepmuveszeti Muzeum in Budapest, 1987 Mikkeli
Picture Triennale, 1988: Finlandia House, 1990: Heureka Science Center, 1991: Retretti,
1992: Dimensio Tampere, 1994: Alvar Aalto Museum Jyväskylä.
Mika Ripatti, born in 1969, has studied art in Turku School of Fine Arts and in the University of Art and Design (UIAH) in Helsinki. He has worked as an artist and 3D computer art designer in Alda Media since 1993.
Sauli Suomela, born in 1969, has studied in Hyvinkää Art School and in the University of Art and Design (UIAH) in Helsinki. Exhibitions and awards: 1992: Prix Arctica -competition, exhibited in Europe: Mystic and Erotic in Jewelry and Stone, 1993: Cutlery Design exhibition, Design Forum, Helsinki, 1994: Young Finnish Design Meets IKEA competition finalist. Exhibited in the Museum of Applied Arts, Helsinki, Fashion Show jewellery, Helsinki, Millenium -jewelry exhibition, Tallin, Estonia, Oras business gift competition, 1st and 4th prise, 1995: AIKA - watch exhibition, INTO-gallery, Design Forum, Helsinki, KOODI - cloned identity, Experimental design studio exhibition, Museum of Industrial Arts, Helsinki, Design Centre of Western Finland, Vaasa, European Design Fair, Maastricht, Netherlands, Eligius -95, Jewelry and watch exhibition, Lahti, Jewelry 2000 competition finalist. Exhibited in Helsinki, Exhibition of Maggi Edition, European Design Competition for Kitchen and Table Culture, Darmstadt, Germany, 1996: Shivering timber! Design greets comics. Museum of Applied Arts, Helsinki, Finland, Subjects -96, International jewelry exhibition, Retretti Art Centre, Savonlinna
Tomek Tallberg, born in 1968, has studied art in Svenska Konstskolan I Nykarleby (artenomi degree). He has received a scholarship from Svenska Kulturfondet, Finnish-Swedish Culture Association and Lions. Art exhibitions: 1989: SKjl, 1990: MINIPRINT in Spain and Japan, 1991: Vaasan taidehalli, Kaapelitehdas, 1993: Galleri Segerman Loviisa, 1994: Grafinova 94 Vaasa, 1995: Galleri Ida Stockholm.
Petri Tolppanen, born in 1972, has studied art in Tuusula Art School and in the University of Art and Design (UIAH) in Helsinki. Cartoons: Strippi, Näsäviisaat, Otahuuto (weekly between 1994-95), Ilta-Sanomat (February 1995), book illustrations for Otava and cover illustrations for Karisto, WWW-illustrations for Telecom Finland and other WWW-publications, Cartoon Exhibitions and Awards: 1995: Sarjakuvastintriennaali in Galleria Jangva, 1996: Sarjakuvastin Special, Ruututehtaan sankarit at Cable Factory (Kaapelitehdas), Tampere Modern Art Museum billboard exhibition Ruudun valossa in Tampere, Pohjois-Savo Cartoon Competition Award, Kemi Cartoon Competition Award.