11 Dec 2018
HIAP Goes EMMA: Artist Talk Tuomas A. Laitinen
(c) Tuomas A. Laitinen: Conductor, 2014
Tuomas A. Laitinen will give an artist talk, discuss his work and take questions from the audience at EMMA on Wednesday, 19 November at 6–8 pm.
Known from his wide-ranging installations combining sound, light and the moving image, Laitinen is currently holding an exhibition, Fundamental Matter, at EMMA – Espoo Museum of Modern Art. The exhibition is part of the prize awarded to him by the Finnish Arts’ Academy.
Tuomas A. Laitinen graduated from the Department of Time & Space at the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, in 2008. He has recently worked in the USA, Germany, Estonia and elsewhere. Most of his projects of recent years have been carried out in China. Laitinen’s works have also been shown in Finland, Australia, Japan and Turkey.