Day and Night of the Monkey (installation)

Annette Arlander

Part 1. I am standing with a blue scarf on my shoulders on a cliff on Harakka Island and looking out to sea, for a day and a night during Easter, 12 times, with two-hour intervals, from April 10 at 19:00 to April 11 at 17:00 in 2004.
Part 2. The same shore filmed 12 times, on the same occasions.

Production Year
2004
Duration
00:13:28
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Apinan vuorokausi (installaatio)
Finnish Title
Apinan vuorokausi (installaatio)
English Title
Day and Night of the Monkey (installation)
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Annette Arlander (Author)
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Annette Arlander is a Helsinki-based artist, researcher and a pedagogue, one of the pioneers of Finnish performance art and a trailblazer of artistic research. She graduated as a director from Theatre Academy in 1981 and as Doctor of Art in 1999. Arlander was Professor of Performance Art and Theory at Theatre Academy 2001–13, Professor of Artistic Research 2015-16 at University of the Arts Helsinki and visiting professor at Stockholm University of the Arts. Her art work focuses on performing (in, with, through) landscape by means of video or recorded voice, in the border zone between performance art, video and environmental art.

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