The History of Pekka Kainulainen´s Art

  • The Call of The Soul

    Some memories from the past. I was crazy. Or maybe I was just childish. In every case at the age of eighteen I was lost. Like the life would hit my...
  • Landscape as a Face of God

    I see that I´d like to rush to handle my performance art but it´s necessary to show also some paintings from those earlier years and decades. So, I...
  • Outside or inside?

    It was early eighties when I discovered performance art. But before that I painted landscapes and tried to describe human beings. At the same time...
  • To a Gig and Back to Home

    Life is serious, life is absurd! A memory from 1994.   
  • The Stream of Death and Birth

    "From Koitajoki", pastel on paper, 1979. This pastel above I made as a young boy when trying to get an expedition into my family´s history in Nort...
  • Narrow Path

    A Path in a Forest, pastel on paper, 1978. My grandmothers were my first sponsors. This pastel drawing was the beginning of my art business. It wa...
  • What to do with my life?

    "Upon my birth/Came close to death" But I survived. Very soon I found myself wrestling with bears and a bit later with beers too. The childhood wa...
  • The Beginning of Times

    A Mussel and the Pike. This picture from the 1990s may be describable for telling about the start of my personal art history. Even though it´s not...
  • The History of My Artistic Work

    Hi everybody, I started my e-commerce in the autumn 2017. During this short time I´ve been shipping my books and other artworks to Italy, Russia, U...