Foto Galleria Oksasenkatu 11 (c) Jaana Laakkonen
Jaana Laakkonen: ~=2cm, deep=~
Jaana Laakkonen is an artist born in 1985 in Joensuu, Finland, currently living and working in Helsinki.
Jaana Laakkonen is an artist born in 1985 in Joensuu, Finland, currently living and working in Helsinki. Solo exhibition in Oksasenkatu 11 continues (t)he(i)r recent years' artistic practice with paint, text, feminist posthumanism and the everyday.
"over 60 years of dust / fabric runs through a nose / stretchiness turns into scatteredness / (not-) staying away / stranger's dog hair underneath / familiar hair over / sand / sand mixed in former stretchiness / dust / powdery mixture / scissors creak (with..) / a collection of lying and sitting + / documentation of repetitious squeezing / under weight / under fibres / under dirt / under / off-the-ground-holder / fabrics cut sparingly / holes / more staples, hardboard, plywood and stretched fabric than in any of my works in years / phthalates? / releasing green colour / ...to foam rubber / ...to a wall / (...to lungs?) / leaves fingers greasy and sticky / ‟56. Sap Green, Underside of Lower Wings of Orange-Tip Butterfly” / warmer than the one i used / what was supposed to stay on, descended 2cm deep in / (and did not stay there either)"
Gallery Oksasenkatu 11
3.-23.12.2021 Wed-Sun 13.00-18.00