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.FullSizeRenderkuva2

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

 

CV and WEBPAGES:

tainakontio.com

http://sankarimatkaajat.wordpress.com

https://wordpress.com/page/poeticperipheries.blog/58

 

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