Sitting on a Rock (Rock with Text)

Arlander Annette

A rock in the landscape on Harakka island filmed 13 times during a day and a night, with two-hour intervals, during Easter, April 20 noon to April 21 noon 2003.

Production Year
2003
Duration
00:06:28
Tyyppi
Asiasana
Original Title
Istun kivellä (Rock with text)
Finnish Title
Istun kivellä (Rock with text)
English Title
Sitting on a Rock (Rock with Text)
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Annette Arlander (Author), Annette Arlander (Director)
Press Photos
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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