On the Mediterranean Shore 1-4

Annette Arlander

1. (right) With a lilac scarf on my shoulders I sit on a rock by the Tunisian coast of the Mediterranean Sea approximately twice a day for a week in February 2008.
2. (right) The same situation filmed with the horizon at a lower level.
3. (left) The rock filmed on the same occasions.
4. (left) The rock filmed with the horizon at a lower level.

Production Year
2009
Duration
00:09:59
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
On the Mediterranean Shore 1-4
Finnish Title
Välimeren rannalla 1-4
English Title
On the Mediterranean Shore 1-4
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Annette Arlander (Author)
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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