Tuomo & Paavo

Heta Kuchka

“One thing I've noticed about lonely people is that there are certain dates in the year when we tend to find people who've been dead in their homes for quite a while: Mother's Day, Christmas, and also July when people come back from their summer holidays.”

Production Year
2008
Duration
00:21:12
Type
Tags
Original Title
Tuomo & Paavo
Finnish Title
Tuomo & Paavo
English Title
Tuomo & Paavo
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Heta Kuchka (Author), Heta Kuchka (Director)
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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.