• Making Artistic Research public //// How to make artistic research public? How do artworks engage with their immediate surroundings, neighbourhoods and public space? How to bring forth artistic research in its diversity and variety? The gathering of the European Artistic Research Network (EARN) and the accompanying exhibition engages with these questions. There will be an […]

  • Maisemat maisemassa

    Maisemat maisemassa

    Performanssi ja näyttely Tuorinniemen uimarannalla Helsingissä 25.8.2021. Performanssin ja näyttelyn kesto: 30:00 minuuttia. —- Landscapes in the Landscape Performance and exhibition at Tuorinniemi beach in Helsinki on August 25, 2021. Duration of performance and exhibition: 30:00 minutes.

  • INTERIM Tulevan näyttelyn suunnittelu ja rakentaminen on alkanut Interim – Valkoinen Studio, Kuvataideakatemia Mylly / Helsinki 15.12. – 22.12. 2022 Mia Seppälä, Salla Myllylä ja Nanni Vapaavuori. https://sites.uniarts.fi/fi/web/kuvaresearchdays/exhibition-interim

  • Tutkimuspaviljonki #4

    Tutkimuspaviljonki #4

    Merimaiseman päivittäminen: työpaja ja näyttely, Hietsun uimaranta ja paviljonki Helsinki 5.6.-13.6.2021 https://www.uniarts.fi/tapahtumat/mia-seppala-merimaiseman-paivittaminen/ Updating the Seascape: workshop and exhibition, Hietaniemi beach and Hietsu Pavilion Helsinki 5.6.-13.6.2021 https://www.uniarts.fi/en/events/mia-seppala-updating-the-seascape/

  • Hidas selfie – Slow selfie

    Hidas selfie – Slow selfie

    Puupiirros digitaalisen ja fyysisen tilan alustana Taideyliopiston Kuvataideakatemia – Symposium 6.2.2021: Taidegrafiikan Tapa olla – materiality, collaboration and agency https://www.exhibitionlaboratory.fi/nayttely/taidegrafiikan-tapa Puupiirros menetelmän eräs poikkeuksellinen ominaisuus on katoavassa, peruuttamattomassa materian poistumisessa puuaineksen poistamisen seurauksena. Omakuvan pois kaivertamisesta jää puulaatalle tyhjä paikka. Jäljelle jääneen “ei minkään” uudelleen täyttyminen on luonteeltaan potentiaalista. Tilan kaivertaminen Puulaatalta kaivertamisen suunta on […]

  • Open call for geese

    Open call for geese

    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 […]

  • Portrait of a Barnacle goose

    Portrait of a Barnacle goose

    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.

  • Off painting variations

    Off painting variations

    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.

  • Act 11

    Tasku Galleria Helsinki / The Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki  Distribution Exercise 

  • SibaFest 2020

    SibaFest 2020

    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 […]

  • Act 9

    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                  

  • MuTeFest 2019

    MuTeFest 2019

    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, […]