Archive for March, 2009

Hi! I’m Per(1984) from Oslo. I was a graphic/web designer geek, gone musician and then gone back to visual art again. These days I like to do a little bit of everything =) I’ve done an animation project called ‘Väärin vei’. You can check out the film here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p02-HyGq1Cs&fmt=22 The film is a sequel to […]


In my own artistic work the theme is related to the following questions: Who has power? Who has the ultimate power? Some believe that the power has to be taken and others believe that it is given. In fact, I defend the latter opinion. But, having been given the power, it requires responsibility, a wise […]


Hi. My name is Juho Hellsten. I’m a 5th year student of art education in the University of Arts and Design, Helsinki. Naturally, as an art educator, my areas of interest are diverse, and instead of listing all the stuff I find interesting it would be easier to just list the things that don’t make […]


Hello! I´m Alli, photographer, teacher and student from Helsinki. I´m working in Helsinki City College of Technology where I´m teaching photography in Study Programme in Audiovisual Communication (website in Finnish: http://av-heltech.fi/). In addition of work I also study art education in UIAH. My main interests in art scene: – photography and media – environmental art […]


eija´s signs

11Mar09

I am Eija Nevala, textile designer (MA), teacher and a mother of two children. I work as a teacher in the Lybecker Institute of Arts and Design; I teach subjects related to textile design, art history and cultural history. On my other job as a textile designer I work with printed fabrics. *** My interests […]


Aware that the Finnish students are working on their first contributions on the theme shared by FADD students, let me only tell a small anecdote, while we are waiting for the rest of the students to show up on the blog. A few years ago, I went to Gothenburg, the biennale, to attend a seminar […]


Idas opera

10Mar09

My project has been to make an opera. I wrote a opera about some of the problems one can experience while using the Norwegian railway system. I recorded the opera in a mini-studio, where I sang the opera myself and played a keyboard in several layers to make it sound like a symphony. The past […]