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Fundamental Matter exhibition view

Exhibition view @ EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art
January 2015

Photo: Ari Karttunen / EMMA

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FUNDAMENTAL MATTER AT EMMA - ESPOO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

The first Finnish Arts’ Academy (Suomen Taideakatemian Säätiö) prize has been awarded to the visual artist Tuomas A. Laitinen (b. 1976), whose wide-ranging installations combine sound, light and the moving image. As part of his prize, Laitinen is holding an exhibition, Fundamental Matter, which explores topical global issues, at EMMA, starting this October.
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MUSTARINDA 2014 - Eksergia

MUSTARINDA 2014 - Eksergia
Tülay Schakir, Sara Milazzo, Tuomas A. Laitinen
19.6.–10.8. ke–su 11–17
Liput 3/5€, keskiviikkoisin vapaa pääsy
Näyttely | Kahvio | Näkötorni | Luontopolku
Lisätietoja nettisivuilla suomeksi: http://mustarinda.fi/node/79
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MUSTARINDA 2014 - Exergy
Tülay Schakir, Sara Milazzo, Tuomas A. Laitinen
19.6. - 10.8. Wed-Sun 11-17
Tickets 3/5€, Wednesdays free entrance
Exhibition | Cafe | Observation tower | Nature trail
More info:http://mustarinda.fi/en/node/80

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Maps and Mazes, solo show at Helsinki Contemporary

This Way, 2012
Film installation, continuous loop
Tuomas A. Laitinen
MAPS AND MAZES
30.11.2012 - 6.1.2013
Helsinki Contemporary
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Passage at Flow festival 2012

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Camouflage at Kiasma

Dormitorium, 2012, installation view

photo: Finnish National Gallery / Central Art Archives / Pirje Mykkänen
Camouflage
15.6.2012–7.10.2012
The CAMOUFLAGE. Visual Art and Design in Disguise exhibition in Kiasma, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Helsinki merges and mixes contemporary art and design, redefining their boundaries. The exhibition is part of the World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 program.
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Tokyo Story, Mildura, Australia

Wallflower, a new photomedia gallery, will open in Mildura on Sunday 22 April from 3.00 - 6.00pm at 41 Deakin Avenue, the new Arts Mildura Office and gallery. The inaugural exhibition, “Tokyo Story” shows two prominent young international artists: Finnish artist Tuomas A. Laitinen’s recent video “Slumber” and Japanese artist Tomoaki Makino’s suite of photographs [...]

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Notch11, Feedback, Dashilar social action, Beijing

As part of the NOTCH11 program, I worked with local artists and community at Darshilar, in the heart of Beijing to make a light installation in an old factory that has been turned into a creative space facing one of Beijing’s traditional Hutong neighborghoods. The work was based on my previous installation “Wall Street”.
Collaborators: Beijing [...]

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Kar-Rama motel project

Installation views from the Mildura Palimpsest Kar-rama Motel Project, Mildura, Australia.

Kar-rama motel:
The 1960’s-style Kar-Rama Motel in central Mildura is a place where people in transit stop momentarily: traveling sales representatives, holidaying families, discrete lovers and people in hiding. These temporary inhabitants are bound by a contractual arrangement that basically allows them to use consumables, not [...]

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“Vanishing Point”, 2009

An installation by Korpihete&Laitinen, video/sound piece made to a modified body of Toyota Corolla -90. Shown here at Korjaamo gallery.

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