A video based on Teemu Mäki's poem 'What for?' An actress, Noora Dadu, recites the poem ina supermarket and on the rooftop of a building with the Helsinki skyline as the backdrop.
fiction, Helsinki, personal narrative, poems, point of view, political art, political attitudes, urban design, urban landscape
Teemu Mäki (Author), Teemu Mäki (Director)
Teemu Mäki (b. 1967) is an artist, theatre director, writer and researcher. He completed his PhD in 2005 and worked as a Professor in Aalto University during 2008–13. Mäki works in the fields of art, philosophy and politics. The results are visual art, theater, literature or theory. For Mäki art is the most flexible, versatile and comprehensive form of philosophy and politics. His works have been presented in museums and galleries in Finland and abroad, as well as in theatres, film screenings and festivals.