CV

Sebastian Sotavalta
Born 2 February 1993 in Vantaa, Finland
Currently living in Helsinki, Finland
E-mail: sebastian [at] sotavalta.org

Education

2016
Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
     Bachelor of Culture and Arts, majoring in Graphic design
2014 – 15
Pekka Halonen Academy of Arts
2013
Baltic Film and Media School
2009 – 13
Helsinki Upper Secondary School of Visual Arts
     Finnish matriculation exam

Illustration work

2015 - 16
Illustration for the youth services of Nurmijärvi
2012
Cover illustration for the NYT-magazine
2011
Illustrations for the Suosikki-magazine
2007
Small commissions for private clients

Web design and development

2017
Web developer work for Valovirta Design
2009
laurapohjonen.fi, portfolio site for artists Laura Pohjonen

Zines & publications

2018
CMD+L, illustration anthology
2017
SEBPUN, comic zine
2017
Abandoned, 24HCD comic zine
2015
Inception fanbook anthology

Public art

2016
Järvellä ("By the Lake"), Sääksi beach café (Nurmijärvi, Finland)

Group exhibitons

2015
ATTENTION!, Pekka Halonen Academy of Arts (Tuusula, Finland)
2010
Ex Nihilo, Galleria Aleksis (Nurmijärvi, Finland)
2006 - 10
Annual Spring Exhibition of Nurmijärvi Art School, Kirjastogalleria (Nurmijärvi, Finland)