The summer was coming to an end, and the Barnacle geese gathered on the grass field of Porolahti in the same place as last spring, and the previous one. I was thinking, what if non-occurrence and lack of spectacle is exactly what maintains tension and potentiality? Maybe the geese don’t miss my experiments. So who … Continue reading Open call for geese
I continued my experiments with Barnacle Geese. This time I showed the geese their self-portraits, and they seemed a little bit interested. At the same time, I received comments from passers-by who had paid attention to my choreography that followed the movements of the geese.
In April 2020, I worked at the mall of Itis, eastern Helsinki. Original idea was to ask people around the mall to participate in the off-painting process, but Covid-19 changed my plan.
Tasku Galleria Helsinki / Academy of Fine Art Distribution Exercise
SIBAFEST / Sun 26 Jan at 12.00, 14.00, 16.00 Sibelius Academy main entrance, Music Centre Duration: 60 min Admission free Making use of GPS technology, this sonic walk offers listeners a new perspective on the area around Töölönlahti bay. Listeners download an app, put on headphones and walk around Töölönlahti bay, hearing music created specifically … Continue reading SibaFest 2020
Hanasaari Piles of coal - Off-painting act 9 / Jan 21st 2020 at 14.30-15.30 / On the Bridge leading to Merihaka Helsinki: https://miaseppala.files.wordpress.com/2020/01/off-painting-method-2.pdf
The sonic environment which surrounds the sentient. The hearer, or listener, is at the centre of the soundscape. It is a context, it surrounds and it generally consists of many sounds coming from different directions and of differing characteristicsé Soundscapes surround and unfold incomplex symphonies or cacophonies of sound. P. Rodaway, Sensuous Geographies. Routledge, 1994, … Continue reading MuTeFest 2019
Performance Nuijaus / Viikki, Purolahti and Kivinokka bird watching tower Helsinki. Duration: 4h.# I had received a hint of a rare bird in Purolahti, Viikki. I prepared for spotting by making a paper telescope for bird watching.
Ownership is a work in which I take on the dog owner's imaginary dimension, because I do not own a dog myself. The similarity of the imaginary situation shifts to the real one. Identity seems to be made up of similarities or characteristics without being similar or equivalent. Video performance, Tuorinniemi Helsinki … Continue reading Act 5
The Unknown Autograph / Gallery of possible inventions 2019 Play Signature 1 : Gallery of possible inventions 2019
Working with Barnacle Geese / Porolahti, Helsinki 12.8-18.8.2019 At first, the geese behaved suspiciously and moved elsewhere as I approached them. But over time, my presence didn't seem to bother, and they didn't escape anymore. It was fascinating to work with these individuals - waiting for the next form of collaboration. https://vimeo.com/467779995