News and Current Projects

At present
Preparing new project: Meetings with Remarkable and Unremarkable Trees.
See blog
Out right now:
Day with a Juniper as part of the Video Weeks in gallery Sinne 21-26.2020. See here
Att Uppträda med Träd – Performing with Trees. X-position n 6. Stockholms Konstnärliga Högskola 2019.
“Year of the Dog in Lill-jan’s Wood”, in Emergency Index vol.8, New York: Ugly Duckling Press 2018, 50-51.
Rainy Day in Rekdal & Grey Day in Rekdal now available in AV-arkki
Research and other projects in progress
Completing project: Performing with Plants – Att uppträda/samarbeta med växter. More here and the living archive here
Blog about activities in Stockholm, artisticresearchinstockholm
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
Upcoming events
Upcoming talks and presentations
”Year of the Pig with a Tatarian Maple” presentation at the Research Week of Stockholm University of the Arts 24.1.2020. See programme here
Forthcoming publications
“Revisiting the Rusty Ring – Ecofeminism Today?” PARtake Journal
“The Shadow of a Pine Tree. Authorship, Agency and Performing beyond the Human” in Ewa Bal & Mateusz Chaberski (eds.) Cultural Mobility of Performance Studies.
“The City Skyline Revisited – From networks to trans-corporeality” in Research in Art Education
Recent publications
“Visiting a Tree”. In Mari Mäkiranta & Maiju Loukola (eds.) Voices: Floating Peripheries Conference 2019 – Site and Situation see here
“Performing with Trees and the Tide – A Diffractive Reading” in Research in Art Education 3/2019, 14-46 here
“Performing with a Pine Tree” in Ziegler, Denise (ed.) I Experience as I Experiment – I Experiment as I Experience. Experience and experimentality in artistic work and research. The Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki, 2019, 15-26.
Recent exhibitions, events and performances
Swinging – With a Pine – Hanging as an installation at the exhibition I Experience as I Experiment – I Experiment as I Experience, in Exhibition laboratory, Helsinki 27.11.-11.12.2019. See Invitation info exhibition
Recent papers and presentations
Performing with a pine tree, presentation at Kuva Research Days 10.12.2019 at Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki.
Performing with plants, project presentation at the research seminar of Stockholm University of the Arts 11.12.2019 at Linnégatan 87, Stockholm.
“The Human in Performance?” Panel presented by How to do things with performance -project at PARSE conference 2019 Human in Gothenburg 13-15 November 2019, see here.
Recent engagements
Professor of performance, art and theory at Stockholm University of the Arts Research Centre (2018-2019), here
Member of the board of the Norwegian Artistic Research Program (2015-2018)
State Prize for multidisciplinary art 2018 info in Finnish and in Swedish, with photo, here