Someone is throwing clothes from an apartment window. The clothes flow beautifully in slow-motion through the air. But when landing they sound like bombs hitting the ground. 'True stories' is based on a fight between lovers.
architecture and urban space, clothing textiles, gravitation, human relations, loss, love, objects, performance (art forms)
Heta Kuchka (Author), Heta Kuchka (Director), Outi Laine (Camera), Heta Kuchka (Camera)
Heta Kuchka is Finnish-American artist currently based in Helsinki, Finland. She graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki in 2001 (MFA). She is a versatile artist who works with video, photography and drawing. Her approach is often humoristic yet dealing with humanly significant matters, such as dying and getting older, or the young and their thoughts. Her recent works are increasingly collective. Kuchka was selected as the Young Artist of the Year in 2006. She has participated in exhibitions in Finland and abroad and in 2014 represented Finland at FocusFinland pavilion at ARCOmadrid art fair.
The Sky's A Falling And We Better Hurry Up Or The Both Of Us Are Dead
2011 / 00:02:26 / Single channel
Daddy’s Girl (Hopeless Attempt not to Cry Listening to That Song)
2008 / 00:04:30 / Installation