Taina Kontio is an accomplished Finnish media-and visual artist. She navigated her way fluently through different art media, from visual arts to film, and from live art to applied drama. Due to her long and productive arts career she is recognised as one of the most internationally exposed artists from Kuopio. She has been awarded and recognised by several film festivals around the world. Her work has been presented nationally and internationally in exhibitions in the United States, Canada and several countries in Europe and in Southern Africa. In her collaboration with designers and scholars Kontio studies margins in society and cultural identities often with indigenous people.
BETWEEN SPACES video installation 2016
SECRETS documentary 2016
FEMININE TYPOGRAPHY 2016
MESSAGE TO THE FUTURE video installation 2017
LOOMIMPROVISATION documentation of Emma Fälts performance work 2017
RIVERNESS SAGA, MY RIVERNESS and MY MYTHOLOGY work in progress 2017 installallation series
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