An audience gathers on a floor, ready for a dance evening. Each of the songs has been chosen by a different person, who will also lead the dance. They are people, whose experience in life is that they are too often led by other people. During this one song, the situation is different.
Tellervo Kalleinen is a Helsinki-based artist working interdisciplinarily across the fields of performance, live, and media art. In many cases her work stems from creative collaborations with other artists and community members. Her work has been presented internationally, for instance, in Mori Art Museumissa (Tokio), P.S.1 (New York), KUMU (Tallin), KIASMA (Helsinki) ja Ars Electronica Cente (Linz). She works in close collaboration with Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen. The artist duo was awarded Ars Fennica and AVEK Award for media arts.
Photo: Carolin Blöink