The Mystical Spouse

Jenni Luhta

The Mystical Spouse portraits artistic process as form of ritual. Located at an art residency, in Utö Island in Finland, the video narrates the many stages and the motifs of the ritual and their transformation into the self-portrait character, a femininity goddess, the Mystical Spouse.

Production Year
2014
Duration
00:25:25
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Mystinen puoliso
English Title

The Mystical Spouse

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Sound
Yes
Cast
Jenni Luhta (Author), Jenni Luhta (Cinematographer), Jenni Luhta (Composer), Jenni Luhta (Director), Jenni Luhta (Editor)
Press Photos
Jenni Luhta (née Markkanen) is a visual artist based in Helsinki. She produces pictures primarily by digital image-processing. Out of the images she constructs video and installation works, the writer and narrator of which she herself acts as. Additionally, Luhta writes aphorisms, performs speeches and plays live and composes music. She works with her husband Lauri Luhta.