Helena Kauppila is a mathematician turned visual artist. She holds a Ph.D. in probability theory from Columbia University, and is the recipient of the 2010-2011 Reginald Marsh and Felicia Meyers Marsh Scholarship at the Art Students League of New York. Kauppila's work was featured in a Science Friday video interview released January 8, 2015, and a fall 2015 article in Columbia Magazine. Her work is included in several private collections in the United States and Europe, including the Timo Miettinen collection. Kauppila currently lives in Berlin, Germany.
Artist cv
Interview with Sense About Science USA
Article about Kauppila's work in Columbia Magazine
Video interview about the Stars series:
Video interview related to a show at fordProject.

A mini documentary showing a close-look at the artist at work. This video tracks the making of Sunshine.