ARCHIPELAGO

Gun Holmström

The remnants of classical sculptures float like islands in an endless sea-like space. Although the animation is about the constantly ongoing destruction of culture, the work is beautiful and meditative.

Production Year
2008
Duration
00:06:30
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
ARKIPELAG
Finnish Title
ARKIPELAG
English Title
ARCHIPELAGO
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Gun Holmström (Author), Gun Holmström (Director)
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Gun Holmström is a visual artist from Porvoo, Finland, who works with digital art, sculpture and painting. Holmström studied at Turku Art Academy in Finland in 1990–93 and in Gothenburg University in Sweden in 2004–06. She is a versatile artist who explores the complex web of contradictory human emotions and situations, and addresses current social and moral issues. The essential element in her work is the humane nature of social communication. Her works have been exhibited in several solo and group exhibitions in Finland and internationally since the 1990s.