Annette Arlander


Annette Kristina Arlander, born 1956 in Helsinki, where she lives and works. Graduated from the department of directing at the Theatre Academy 1981, Doctor of Arts in 1999. Professor of Performance Art and Theory at Theatre Academy 2001-2013. Professor of artistic research at University of the Arts Helsinki 2015. AVEK media art prize 2014.

Solo exhibitions
Year of the Snake – Swinging, Muu gallery 3.-25.5.2014
Year of the Dragon, Gallery Huuto 23.8.-8.9.2013
Year of the Rabbit, Gallery Jangva 9.-27.1.2013
The Steaming Earth, Muu gallery 28.9.-17.10 2012
Year of the Tiger, Gallery Jangva 11.- 29.1.2012
Sandglass – time images, Harakka island 4. 17.8. – 31.8. 2011
Sal – Salt basins on Cape Verde, Finnish Institute in Tartu 6.12.2010- 30.1.2011
Year of the Ox, Muu gallery 3.-26-9.2010
With or without a human, Harakka island 4.8.–29.8. 2010
Videos and still images (Year of the Rat), Gallery Katarina 25.11.-13.12. 2009
Year of the Pig, Harakka 13.-31.8. 2008
Three Pine Trees – In the Year of the Dog 2006, Harakka 4.7.-22.7.2007
Year of the Rooster, Harakka 19.7.-6.8.2006
Tomtebo – Year of the Monkey on Harakka, Harakka 20.7.-31.7.2005
Travelling Crystal Ball, Harakka 13.-25.7. 2004
Year of the Horse on Harakka, Harakka 3.-16.6. 2003
Murmuring valley – sound installation, Harakka 30.7.-16.8. 2002
Beach Pebble – video installation, Harakka 26.6.-15.7.2001
Where Rock Speaks, (Missä kivi puhuu), sound installations on Harakka island, in collaboration with Radio Theatre and Helsinki Cultural Capital 7.-22.10. 2000

Performances (selection)
Keinutellen kuutamolla.[Swinging by the Moon] with projection, Harakka 9.8.214.
Swinging Tonight. Performance with projection, Tonight, Suomenlinna 25.7.2014.
Annual Rings, in Memory of Harakka, performance event 2.8.2009
Shawl play for BA (durational) Esityspannuhalli, Cable factory 4.4. 2009
Shawl play for BA Nyrjähdys-club, Kasisali, Lahti 12.12. 2008
Wind Nest Variation. 7 a*11d – performance art festival, Toronto, 1.11.2008
Winter Windnest, Esitystaidehalli 12.-13.4. 2008
Wind’s Nest – Witches’ Broom, Amorph festival, Helsinki 15.8. 2006
Go to the Shore, performance at Fluxee –club Turku 27.11.2004
Kristallipallo [Crystal Ball] inauguration, Theatre Academy 7.11.2003
Sitting on a Rock at Muu, Muumaanantai/live, Muu gallery 14.9.2003
Pikkukivet [Pebbles] Kilpikonnaklubi, gallery Forum Box 5.4.2003
Tuulikaide – Wind Rail Kiasma Theatre 12-13.10.2002