Lichen at Allinge

Arlander Annette

In the first part a human figure stands variously positioned on the shore among the rocks covered with yellow lichen, in the second part the rocks with the lichen standing on their own.The first part (on the left) was recorded on the evening of March 26 2016 and the second part (on the right) on the evening of March 27 2016 on the shore between the villages Sandkås and Allinge on the north-western coast of the island of Bornholm in the Baltic Sea. 

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Original Title
Lichen at Allinge
Finnish Title

Allingen jäkälät

English Title

Lichen at Allinge

Production Countries
Annette Arlander (Author), Annette Arlander (Cinematographer), Annette Arlander (Director), Annette Arlander (Editor), Annette Arlander (Producer), Annette Arlander (Script), Annette Arlander (Sound Design)
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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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