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Honkasalo-Niemi-Virtanen (FI): Nature Morte

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Tickets: 15 / 10 / 8 € Buy
Location : Mad House Helsinki View on map

Language: in Finnish and English
Duration: TBC
16 March, 2018 19:00
17 March, 2018 19:00
20 March, 2018 19:00
21 March, 2018 19:00

Nature Morte is a part of a series of works. The starting point was an ancient Iron Age water burial ground, Levänluhdan lähde, located in Ostrobothnia. In the performance, the Helsinki based collective Honkasalo-Niemi-Virtanen investigates the body and the face of a prehistoric being that has been unearthed in a lake, as well as the surrounding landscape.

The second part of the work is an exhibition at Gallery Sinne (opening 1.3.2018) and the third part will be an on-site sound piece in Ostrobothnia. The three works together form a whole that overlaps in time and space.

Honkasalo-Niemi-Virtanen is a Helsinki based collective of three artists working in the fields of music, theatre and time-based arts. Our research-oriented and multi-disciplinary practice has as its main focal point the tension between historical narratives and the uncertain borderlands between scientific facts, myths and imagination.

Concept: Honkasalo-Niemi-Virtanen
Performers: Emilia Kokko, Elina Pirinen