Turn the Light

Mikko Kuorinki

The spectator steps between two large-scale projections, and sees how on either side two floodlights are turned alternately towards a forest and towards the camera, and hence towards the spectator.
Production Year
2011
Duration
00:02:56
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Turn the Light
Finnish Title
Turn the Light
English Title
Turn the Light
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Yes
Cast
Mikko Kuorinki (Cinematographer), Mikko Kuorinki (Author), Mikko Kuorinki (Director), Mikko Kuorinki (Editor), Mikko Kuorinki (Script), Mikko Kuorinki (Actor), Mikko Kuorinki (Sound)
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Mikko Kuorinki (b. 1977 Rovaniemi, Finland) lives and works in Helsinki, Finland. Kuorinki works in a variety of media including performance, installation, video and photography. He holds a BA in photography from Turku Art Academy and received his MFA from University of Arts and Design Helsinki. His works investigate how we understand the world and our place in it. Often conceptual, Kuorinki’s works touch upon experiences of alienation and rootlessness. He has exhibited and screened his works internationally at institutions such as Frankfurt Kunstverein (2014), 1646 in The Hague (2013), INCA Institute in Detroit (2012), Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma in Helsinki (2012, 2010), Bozar – Center for Fine Arts Brussels (2006) and Rovaniemi Art Museum in Finland (2005).