C/o Cotton Grass

Annette Arlander

One day in Summer of 2010, I sit down for a moment wrapped in a white scarf next to some cotton grass on the island of Kökar in the Åland archipelago.

Production Year
2012
Duration
00:03:00
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
C/o Cotton Grass
Finnish Title
Luhtavillan luona
English Title
C/o Cotton Grass
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Yes
Cast
Annette Arlander (Cinematographer), Annette Arlander (Author), Annette Arlander (Director), Annette Arlander (Editor), Annette Arlander (Performer)
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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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