My Childhood | Exhibition in Annantalo

13.10.2021 - 19.12.2021
Location: Annantalo
Pricing: free

Illustration by Irina Kreer-Boulay.


My Childhood

Alejandro Olarte | Arlene Tucker | Irina Kreer-Boulay | Josef Ka | Outi Korhonen | Rosamaría Bolom | Zahrah Ehsan

The exhibition is a multidisciplinary and multicultural experience for children, young people and families. The exhibition consists of meaningful and experiential stories about childhood created by transcultural artists living and working in Finland.

My Childhood exhibition is a collaboration between Catalysti and Annantalo Arts Centre. The exhibition was curated via an Open Call for Catalysti member artists in October 2020. The exhibition is curated by Paola Livorsi and Tatiana Solovieva from Catalysti, by the curator Anna Puhakka, and Harri Piispanen from the Annantalo Arts Centre.

The exhibition includes a Family day at Annantalo, on Sunday 24th of October, with workshops and the following performances:

  • Alejandro Olarte & Outi Korhonen, workshop about lullabies in different languages, connected with the sound installation Un(Rest);
  • Josef Ka, performance in the installation Sandbox;
  • Olga Spyropolou & Hanna M. Ouramo, Next to Kin, participatory performance for families.

My Childhood will take place on the first floor of the main gallery. It is supported by the Taike Arts Promotion Centre.

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