"Typically is that I end up painting dead insects on a window in Chamonix rather than Mont Blanc that I went to paint"
Mirja Ilkka Mirja Ilkka started painting with her Granny at a young age, with a passion for painting she graduated from the University of Art and Design Helsinki. Ilkka both utilizes the skill of classical painting and breaks its traditional boundaries with his subjects. Ilka's subjects can be found in nature as well as in memories, and exploring the topic is central to the process. After careful study, the topics “go their own way”.