A Crack in the Wallpaper

Marjatta Oja

A Crack in the Wallpaper, snatches from the unknown and the dark. The work consists of moving and movable images. They come from private memories and written song lyrics that are either painted or created using paint brush and paint. These elements also form a linear story.

Production Year
2014
Duration
00:19:07
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
A Crack in the Wallpaper
English Title

A Crack in the Wallpaper

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Sound
Yes
Cast
Marjatta Oja (Author), Marjatta Oja (Cinematographer), HyeKyong Yun (Cinematographer), Marjatta Oja (Composer), Asko Keränen (Composer), Marjatta Oja (Director), Marjatta Oja (Editor)
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Marjatta Oja lives and works in Helsinki. She has studied in Free Art School in Helsinki, Accademia di Belle Arte in Milan and in the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, where she completed her doctoral studies in 2011. Oja uses different media, mainly photographs, videos and objects. She aims to infuse image with depth, liveliness and three-dimensionality into “situational sculptures”. The works of Oja have been presented in exhibitions and events since the late 1980s in Finland, Scandinavia, Europe, Asia and the USA.