Year of the Pig - installation

Annette Arlander

I sit on a cliff and face south once a week for a year, then I look at the cliff. I sit on a cliff and face north once a week for a year, then I look at the cliff. I spin around against the city skyline once a week for a year, then I look at the city skyline.

Production Year
2008
Duration
01:12:00
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Year of the Pig - installation
Finnish Title
Sian vuosi - installaatio
English Title
Year of the Pig - installation
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Annette Arlander (Author)
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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.

127 works