Books

All books available in Finnish.

Juha Metso, Tunteella liikkeellä
– Juha Metso, Emotion in Motion

Emotion in Motion sums up the works and versatile art of Juha Metso from over three decades. The authors of the articles are Riitta Raatikainen and Hannu Vanhanen. The book was published In connection with Juha Metso's retrospective exhibition in Salo Art Museum and Lappeenranta Art Museum in 2016–2017.

Suursaari | Hogland Island (revised edition)

The photography of Juha Metso accompanied by the texts of Kauko Röyhkä tell the story of the formerly Finnish island occupied by the Soviet Union in World War II. Previously unpublished photographs and a chapter on Juminda minefield have been added to the revised edition.

Kari Peitsamo – Rokkari ja saarnamies | Rocker and Preacher Kari Peitsamo

Finnish rock musician Kari Peitsamo has made over 850 recordings. He is also a student of theology and a communist. Juha Metso's photographs and journalist Ari Lahdenmäki are trying to find out, who he really is.

Voodoo – Afrikan arkea
Voodoo – Everyday Life in Africa

In 2012 Juha Metso spent 2 months
shooting in the village of Grand-Popo,
Benin, West Africa, on the birthplace of vodun (voodoo). His photographs as well as Juha Vakkuri's stories study the dimensions of the African vodun religion.

Sielun Veljet. Kuvat
Sielun Veljet Rock Band. The Photos

Juha Metso's photos cover the journey
of the Finnish Sielun Veljet rock band from
the early 1980's all the way to the tour of 2011. The stunningly impressive photos are complemented by the stories of music
journalist Vesa Sirén.

Et kuitenkaan usko... Ville Haapasalon varhaisvuodet Venäjällä | You Won't Believe
This... Actor Ville Haapasalo's early years in Russia

Finnish actor Ville Haapasalo is now a huge super star in Russia. But when he left to study in the St. Petersburg Theatre Academy, he did not speak one word of Russian and was robbed and beaten numerous times.

Finnish musician and writer Kauko Röyhkä wrote down the stories and Juha Metso created the images.

Makujen matka – Georgia
Journey of Flavours in Georgia

Finnish actor Ville Haapasalo, rock musician and writer Kauko Röyhkä and photographer Juha Metso travelled together to Georgia in order to find out the secrets of Georgian cuisine. The result is  a journey of flavours with 30 recipees documented in this book.

Et muuten tätäkään usko… Ville Haapasalon 2000-luku Venäjällä
You Won't Believe This Either. Actor Ville Haapasalo in Russia in the 2000's

Finnish actor Ville Haapasalo is a huge super star in Russia. This book tells about Ville's unbelievable adventures in Russia in the 2000's, when Putin came into power and Russia got rich. Adventures noted by Finnish musician and writer Kauko Röyhkä, imagery by Juha Metso.

Bibliography

Pieni kirja Juhani Leskisestä. (A Little
Book about Songwriter Juhani Leskinen.).
Juha Metso, Esa Kero. Multikustannus Publishing, 2007.

Suursaari. (Hogland Island). Juha Metso, Kauko Röyhkä. Johnny Kniga WSOY Publishers, 2009.

Miina Äkkijyrkkä. (Miina Äkkijyrkkä the Artist). Juha Metso, Jaakko Hautamäki.
Johnny Kniga WSOY Publishers, 2009.

Rajantakainen Karjala. (Karelia Behind
the Border). Juha Metso, Kauko Röyhkä.
Johnny Kniga WSOY Publishers, 2011.

Sielun veljet. Kuvat. (Sielun Veljet Rock Band. The Photos). Juha Metso, Vesa Sirén.
Johnny Kniga WSOY Publishers, 2013.

 

Et kuitenkaan usko – Ville Haapasalon varhaisvuodet Venäjällä. (You Won't Believe This. Actor Ville Haapasalo's Early Years in Russia). Juha Metso, Kauko Röyhkä.
Docendo Publishing, 2013.

Voodoo – Afrikan arkea. (Voodoo – Everyday Life in Africa). Juha Vakkuri, Juha Metso.
Like Publishing Ltd, 2014.

Et muuten tätäkään usko – Ville Haapasalon 2000-luku Venäjällä. (You Won't Believe This Either. Actor Ville Haapasalo in Russia in the 2000's). Kauko Röyhkä, Juha Metso.
Docendo Publishing, 2014.

Kari Peitsamo – Rokkari ja saarnamies.
(Kari Peitsamo, Rocker and Preacher).
Ari Lahdenmäki, Juha Metso.
Like Publishing Ltd, 2015.

 

Makujen matka – Georgia
(Journey of Flavours in Georgia)
.
Ville Haapasalo, Kauko Röyhkä, Juha Metso.
Docendo Publishing, 2015.

Suursaari (Hogland Island). Revised edition. Kauko Röyhkä, Juha Metso.
Like Publishing Ltd, 2016.

Juha Metso: Tunteella liikkeellä – Juha Metso: Emotion in Motion. Juha Metso,
Riitta Raatikainen, Hannu Vanhanen.
Publishers Salo Art Museum and Lappeenranta Art Museum, 2016.