Participants of Collaborative Writing in Public Space 2020:
Artist Geir Byrkjeland, Audience Development at Kvarken Archipelago - World Heritage
Architect Johan Bäckman, Platform - artist run initiative
Visual artist Marika Orenius, DoA, Lecturer of Art Pedagogy, Academy of Fine Arts, Uniarts Helsinki
Artist-poet Vidha Saumya working on paper, pulp, words, books: recipes for counterculture rebellion
Artist Lena Séraphin, DoA, Postdoctoral Researcher, Faculty of Education and Welfare Studies, Åbo Akademi University, campus Vasa & Artist in Residence, Pro Artibus Foundation
Language Arts Teacher-Researcher Mindy Svenlin, Doctoral Student in Education, Faculty of Education and Welfare Studies, Åbo Akademi University, campus Vasa
Account of the event focusing on what takes place when a group of writers write together in a public space by Maiju Loukola, DoA, University researcher, Department of Film, Tv and Scenography, Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture
Photo-documentation of the process by Johanna Halme, Art Educator, Pro Artibus Foundation in Vasa.
Video-documentation of the performative talk at the Ostrobothnian Museum 17/9/2020 by artist/film-maker Maria Ångerman.
Due to covid-19 and the travel restrictions from 24/8/2020 onwards four of the writers will join the project in a forthcoming event:
Writer-performance artist Season Butler
Writer-artist Emma Cocker, Associate Professor in Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University
Writer-artist Cordula Daus, PhD candidate in Artistic Research, University for Applied Arts, Vienna
Ria Heilä-Ylikallio, Ed. Dr., Professor in Swedish Literature and Education, Faculty of Education and Welfare Studies, Åbo Akademi University
Documents and reflections from Collaborative Writing in Public Space will be gathered in this page in the Winter 2020.