Paul TiililäViipuri, Finland
Paul Tiililä was born in Viipuri, Finland, in 1931. He studied psychology, philosophy, history of art, literature, law and administrative studies at the universities of Helsinki and Tampere.
In the last years he worked as divisional manager of Nokia and as journalist. Since the summer of 1992 he had been actively interested in fine arts. As an artist he is an autodidact. Through Antonio Sassu and Anna Boschi he got to know Mail Art. Emilio Morandi invited him to the 2003 Biennale di Venezia.
He wrote several texts, stories and columns for various papers and magazines.