Suomen Leijona (Lion of Finland, 2015)
Suomen Leijona (Lion of Finland, 2015)

different embodiments of lion symbol – as seen in the nationalist symbols of finland – venture from big brother TV show to an art school’s studio and from google Images to a suburban shopping mall.

a collaboration with Anni Puolakka

The Nicosphere
The Nicosphere

The Nicosphere  was a meditation-tribute-deconstruction of Nico in the form of an installation, in a visual arts context.

It consisted primarily of music (by Merja Kokkonen) and an essay (by Antti Nylén).  The installation additionally featured a ‘lumen print’ – …

May Mini Tour
May Mini Tour

MAY 7- ZAGREB, 8-VIENNA, 9-PISEK, 15-STOCKHOLM (see concert page for details)

See No Sun
See No Sun

See No Sun from the album SUU.  Blank Blank Produksjon music video.

Blog post and making of – documentary behind this link :

http://blog.blankblank.org/i-see-no-sun-cause-im-in-a-warehouse-making-a-crazy-music-video/

Exercise in channeling

What follows is an exercise in channeling. Instead of speaking on behalf of Islaja, I will let her lyrics speak through me.

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Having Islaja in my mouth: “Move on like a cloud” Singing: “Keep swimming like a shark”

When …

Shit Hit The Fan
Shit Hit The Fan

UK spring mini tour with Picastro. May 1st – May 4th
UK spring mini tour with Picastro. May 1st - May 4th

May  1. cafe OTO,  London . more info here

May  2. cube cinema, Bristol. more info here

May  4. Sounds From the Other city Festival, Manchester. more info here

STONE SHELTER collaboration with echo + seashell
STONE SHELTER collaboration with echo + seashell

http://vimeo.com/87858158

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here’s more info of the performance duo

http://echoplusseashell.tumblr.com/

Siren Call
Siren Call

MTV documentary THIS IS OUR MUSIC
MTV documentary THIS IS OUR MUSIC

Very young and cute Islaja. Almost ten years ago…i thought this was lost forever!


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