The Anarch

Jaana Kokko

'Being an anarch means that you know and comprehend yourself. You refuse to exercise power, any kind of power, over someone else. Not over your neighbour, nor a frog. You have to comprehend your own state and relate to others with dignity.'

Production Year
2008
Duration
00:33:00
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Anarki
Finnish Title
Anarki
English Title
The Anarch
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Yes
Cast
Jaana Kokko (Author), Jaana Kokko (Director), Jaana Kokko (Camera), Jaana Kokko (Sound Recording)
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Jaana Kokko is an artist living currently in Espoo, Finland. Kokko graduated as a Master of Arts in 2002 and is currently a Ph.D. candidate at Aalto University School of Art, Design and Architecture. She is interested not only in the exploration of the expressive and historical aspects of art, but also in the understanding of the political act of making and displaying it publicly. Her works have been seen extensively in international festivals and screenings, as well as in solo and group exhibitions including Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova in Turku, Finland (2014), OKK in Berlin; Pori Art Museum, Finland (2013), Moderna Museet in Stockholm (2012), The National Art Center in Tokyo (2012) and Optica – Center for Contemporary Art in Montréal (2010).