Performance Voyage 5


Artists’ Association MUU and Trinity Square Video present:
PERFORMANCE VOYAGE 5 – November 11, 2015, 6:30 pm

PERFORMANCE VOYAGE 5, a series of international video performances on the theme “Domestic”, showcases video performances by 13 artists and collectives. The PV5 compilation was made from among work submitted in response to an open international call for artists. The theme of the 2015 compilation is “Domestic”, implying such concepts as national, home and even homelessness, as well as family, native, national, political point of view, and immigration.

The screening will be introduced by Timo Soppella, director of Artists’ Association MUU and the screening will be followed by a Q&A wil Sopella, Julieta Maria and Rah Eleh.

The artists featured in the screening programme are Annette Arlander (Finland),Yvon Chabrowski (Germany), Sasha Huber (Finland/Switzerland/Haiti), Julieta Maria (Canada), Sara Pathirane (Finland), “Richter/Meyer/Marx(Berlin)” (Germany), Rah Eleh (Canada/Iran), Willem Wilhelmus (Finland/Netherlands) & Tomasz Szrama (Finland/ Poland), and Carlo Zanni (Italy).

The jury members for PV5 were Ray Langenbach, professor of performance art and theory at Theatre Academy in Helsinki; Minna Suoniemi, artist; and Timo Soppela, director, Artists’ Association MUU. Timo Soppella will intorudce the program.

Performance Voyage 5 is supported by Frame Visual Art Finland and Helsinki City Cultural Office and AVEK the Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture.