News and Current Projects


At present
Professor of performance, art and theory at Stockholm University of the Arts Research Centre (2018-2019), here
Blog about activities in Stockholm, artisticresearchinstockholm
Out right now:
State Prize for multidisciplinary art 2018 info in Finnish and in Swedish, with photo, here
 
Research and other projects in progress
Performing with Plants – Att uppträda/samarbeta med växter. More here and the living archive here
How to do things with performance? – Miten tehdä asioita esityksellä?, a four-year research project funded by the Academy of Finland, with Hanna Järvinen, Tero Nauha and Pilvi Porkola. More info on the website of HTDTWP with links to blog and living archive on the RC.
Visiting researcher at Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki, see here
Member of the Committee for Artistic Research at the Swedish Research Council. See here
Other projects:
Animal Years; Animal Days and Nights; Talking Trees;The Tree Calendar
 
Upcoming events
video “At Dusk” in “This was the silence I wanted to break in You”, an event organized by students at Stockholm University
 
Upcoming presentations
“Visiting a Tree”, presentation and installation at Floating Peripheries conference, University of Lapland, Rovaniemi 14-16 January 2019.
“Performing with a Pine tree”, participatory presentation in two parts, Stockholm University of the Arts Research Week 22-25 January 2019.
Presentation in the “Sensing the City – Salon” at Coventry University 4 march 2019.
Keynote at Per/Forming Futures. Investigating Artistic Doctorates in Dance and Performance April 11th-13th 2019 Middlesex University, London. see here
 
Forthcoming publications
“Breathing and Growth – performing with plants”, Journal of Dance and Somatic Practices Volume 10. Number 2.2018, pp 171-183.
“Resting with Pines in Nida – Performing with Plants”, Performance Philosophy vol 4 (2) 2018
“Performing with Plants – appearing with elms and alder”, Kuva Doctoral Program 20 years
 
Recent publications
See publications
 
Recent exhibitions, events and performances
 
Recent papers and presentations
 
Recent engagements
Member of the board of the Norwegian Artistic Research Program (2015-2018) See here