Purge I

Gun Holmström

Reflections on the canals in Berlin have been multiplied and digitally manipulated. Inspired by shamanic rituals of the Amazon, the work refers to the presence of knowledge and spirituality in nature.

Production Year
2010
Duration
00:04:40
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Purge I
Finnish Title
Puhdistus I
English Title
Purge I
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Gun Holmström (Author), Gun Holmström (Director), Gun Holmström (Editor), Gun Holmström (Concept), Gosti (Sound)
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Gun Holmström is a visual artist from Porvoo, Finland, who works with digital art, sculpture and painting. Holmström studied at Turku Art Academy in Finland in 1990–93 and in Gothenburg University in Sweden in 2004–06. She is a versatile artist who explores the complex web of contradictory human emotions and situations, and addresses current social and moral issues. The essential element in her work is the humane nature of social communication. Her works have been exhibited in several solo and group exhibitions in Finland and internationally since the 1990s.