painting & writing
born in 1994 in the Netherlands
living and working in Reila, Finland
2014 – 2018 Bachelor in Arts and Design, department Image & Language. Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam
2013 – 2014 Propedeuse Art History. University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
2022 Muijala art space, Reila (FI). Wild life; summer exhibition, group exhibition
2021 Malmitalon Galleria, Helsinki. No proper roads, solo exhibition
2021 Galleria Kookos, Helsinki (FI). It’s time to meet, group exhibition
2020 Sepän Talo, Rauma (FI). Locus Solus, group exhibition Katri Paunu, Aleksi Systä & Roos Hermsen
2019 Turun Taidehalli, Turku (FI). Turun Taiteilijaseuran 95. Vuosinäyttely, group exhibition
2019 Poriginal Galleria, Pori (FI). Out of order, duo-exhibition Katri Paunu & Roos Hermsen
2019 Sepän Talo, Rauma. Mieli Vaeltaa // The Mind Wanders, group exhibition Enrico Mazzone, Aleksi Systä & Roos Hermsen
2018 Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam (NL). Graduation show Gerrit Rietveld Academy, installation Handhaven
Writing for publication and performance
2021 The time I got short story and rain rhymes poems for the Sadehuone / the rain chamber zine, own publication presented at the No proper roads exhibition, Malmitalon Galleria, Helsinki.
2020 Mouth smith short story for the Locus Solus Zine, own publication presented at the Locus Solus exhibition, Sepän Talo, Rauma (FI).
2020 The lost son; an oriental misinterpretation short story for the publication Rafting down river Ganges by David Noro, presented at galerie Althuis Hofland, Amsterdam.
2018 Side Effects, own publication of short stories for the Graduation Show Gerrit Rietveld Academy 2018.
2017 Hoofd Maal Tijd libretto for a mini opera, performed at the Opera Forward Festival 2017, National Opera & Ballet, Amsterdam.
2016 Reading from own work at the literary events from the GRA Image and Language department at the Torpedo Theater, Amsterdam.
2016 Poems Stubborn swamp & Alligator illustrator for the group publication This fox appears to be especially dead, presented at the ‘Uncut’ Studium Generale Gerrit Rietveld Academy exhibition, Brakke Grond, Amsterdam.
2015 Reading from own literary work at the Stoorzender event, Museumnacht 2015, The Apple arts centre, Amsterdam.
2020- Turku Artists’ Association
2021- Co-founder and co-owner of Muijala art space
2020- Paintings available at the Turun Taidelainaamo
2017 Residency van Doesburghuis, Meudon (FR). group residency with the GRA Image & Language department