13.5.2020 - 16.5.2020

SoS – Bunkers Live Stream & Art Event

live stream

free of charge

Kunsthalle Seinäjoki presents SoS – Bunkers as part of the off time program Taidehalli välittää. The live stream art event is co-produced with Pixelache Helsinki and features process-based art from the artists Elina Vainio (FI), Mari Keski-Korsu (FI), Alan Bulfin (IE) and Charli Clark (UK).

The event explores sustenance as a way to expand our social and ecological bonds and interdependencies. Alan Bulfin, a Seinäjoki-based Irish artist, is responsible for the event production. The event is funded by Taike, Finnish Art Promotion Centre. The event is a sequel to SoS-station event that was part of the ‘Breaking the Fifth Wall’ Pixelache Festival 2019, at the old firestation.

Due to changes as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak SoS-Bunkers will be co-produced together with the Bunkers project by two  Pixelache members Alan Bulfin and Mari Keski-Korsu. Bunkers is a series of interviews about care for the environment in the cities and how art and green care psychology combine to create new paths of thinking and forms of public care.

SoS –  Bunkers event is broadcasted and showcase online over 3 days, 14-16.5.2020. Locations are Alajoen perinnealue Ilmajoki and the Upankatu 3 bunker in Seinäjoki. The broadcast and co-production is facilitated by Pixelache Helsinki. Mari Keski-Korsu will broadcast a participatory performance from her home in Helsinki. The format will be a live broadcasts, video workshops, site-specific art and interviews, lasting 2 hours every day.

The event is in English and partly in Finnish.

It is broadcasted through a link that can be found:
·         Seinäjoen taidehalli website and Facebook page.
·         Pixelache Helsinki website and Facebook page.

 

Day one
14.5.2020 12:00 – 14:00
Alan Bulfin presents: Fidelity of Home, a DIY art-making day,
Charli Clark presents: Loads of Pollen, a DIY art-making day
Elina Vainio presents: Kaikki, Site-specific work

 

Day two
15.5.2020 12:00 – 14:00
 Alan Bulfin & Mari Keski-Korsu presents: Bunkers, interview series
Mari Keski-Korsu presents: Akantupakilla / Holding Space with Yarrow,
participatory performance

 

Day three
16.5.2020 12:00 – 14:00
 Alan Bulfin presents: Fidelity of Home, a DIY art-making day
Charli Clark presents: Loads of Pollen, a DIY art-making day
Elina Vainio presents: Kaikki, Site-specific work

 

 

Photo: Pii Anttila