Harry Matti Hukkinen

Artist, Harry Hukkinen

Harry was born in Finland, emigrating to the United States at the age of three months. Raised in New Jersey, he began working as an artist in his thirties. His early work combined the experimental techniques of Polaroid photo transfer and pigmented ink jet printing, and was well received and exhibited in fifteen national/international juried art shows, receiving two Best of Show and one Honorable Mention. His collegiate discipline began at Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ, finishing his undergraduate work at Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ, and is pursuing a Masters of Fine Art at The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA. Recently, Harry travelled to Dubai for the opening of the 29th Annual Exhibition of the Emirates Fine Arts Society, Sharjah, UAE, where his Styrofoam Series photography was on display from January to May. Harry considers himself a multimedia artist: sculpture, painting, photography, video, and performance art.