If you could decide, what kind of a park would you like to have in your home town? This question was put to thirty Rauma residents between the ages 6–89 who had volunteered to participate in the Common Ground contemporary art project by Tellervo Kalleinen and Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen. In the project, a new park was […]
Tellervo Kalleinen & Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen Havana Biennale, 2019 Video, paper bags, wood Kalleinen & Kochta-Kalleinen commissioned nine local writers and thinkers to write a speech about Cuba – using a paper bag as a reference point. An edition of 9 paper bags with excerpts of each of the speeches were printed on 100.000 bags. The […]
The work is an interactive video installation, which shows parallel realities of Dar es Salaam through one weekday of 11 local inhabitants. The spectator have to make choices which of the video clips to watch, recorded in different parts of the city during that day, and which of the people to follow and listen. The soundtrack consists of recorded interviews with the participants as […]
The exhibition, which premiered at Kunsthalle Helsinki in October 2015, looks beyond the opinions and statistics of a cross-section of the Finnish population as 100 individuals address sensitive topics in the intimacy of their own homes. The interviewees try to pinpoint experiences and influences that play a role on how their opinions are shaped.