Baltic Sea Ferry

The end of September marked the end of my short stay as an artist in residence in Turku. My mother came to visit at this point, and the two of us continued our Scandinavian journey by taking a ferry from

Baltic Sea Ferry

The end of September marked the end of my short stay as an artist in residence in Turku. My mother came to visit at this point, and the two of us continued our Scandinavian journey by taking a ferry from

Super Public Art School

Every autumn and spring Titanik Galleria hosts SPAS – Super Public Art School. The gallery provides a space for artists to share their skills. The workshops are free and open to anyone. It is a great initiative – one of the

Super Public Art School

Every autumn and spring Titanik Galleria hosts SPAS – Super Public Art School. The gallery provides a space for artists to share their skills. The workshops are free and open to anyone. It is a great initiative – one of the

Going the Dissonance

Titanik Galleria in Turku hosts the SUMU Artists in Residence program. It is a non-profit gallery nestled in the riverbank in the oldest part of Turku and it specializes in new media art. I was fortunate to be the artist

Going the Dissonance

Titanik Galleria in Turku hosts the SUMU Artists in Residence program. It is a non-profit gallery nestled in the riverbank in the oldest part of Turku and it specializes in new media art. I was fortunate to be the artist

Moomin Madness

Moomin is a well-loved children’s cartoon. My friends and I have fond memories of watching the show in Afrikaans when we were kids (some of them can still sing the entire intro song). I was surprised to discover that Moomin

Moomin Madness

Moomin is a well-loved children’s cartoon. My friends and I have fond memories of watching the show in Afrikaans when we were kids (some of them can still sing the entire intro song). I was surprised to discover that Moomin

Design Capital 2012

My mother and I arrived in Helsinki at the end of September – exactly a week after the Design Week that served as the closing event of Helsinki’s status as the World Design Capital 2012. Luckily for us, the city

Design Capital 2012

My mother and I arrived in Helsinki at the end of September – exactly a week after the Design Week that served as the closing event of Helsinki’s status as the World Design Capital 2012. Luckily for us, the city

Architecture in Helsinki

The appropriate soundtrack for this post is Architecture in Helsinki. (I had their 2008 hit ‘Tiny Paintings’ in my head while I was there). The buildings are strange in the way that their designs are similar to pre-World War One

Architecture in Helsinki

The appropriate soundtrack for this post is Architecture in Helsinki. (I had their 2008 hit ‘Tiny Paintings’ in my head while I was there). The buildings are strange in the way that their designs are similar to pre-World War One

Helsinki!

It’s been more than a month after my my weekend in Helsinki, but I still want to share some of the things I saw. Here are a few photographs of this cool city. All photographs by myself

Helsinki!

It’s been more than a month after my my weekend in Helsinki, but I still want to share some of the things I saw. Here are a few photographs of this cool city. All photographs by myself