70 cm x 59 cm each
Pigment print on aluminum, Edition of 7 + 2 AP
Exhibition view at Persons Projects, Berlin, 2021
42 x 52,5
24 x 30 cm
Pigment ink print on Museo Silver Rag paperrn120 x 106 cm
Exhibition view at Persons Projects, Berlin
Designed in part by myself, Jorma Puranen, and the then acting director of the school Yrjö Sotamaa, the program sought from the beginning to initiate and advance new career opportunities that were virtually nonexistent at the time for graduating MA photography students. Finland had just emerged from the devastating recession of the early nineteen-nineties and thus found itself in a moment of economic and cultural stagnation. The cultural climate for galleries was provincial and lacked international standards by which to measure itself.