Artfield: Visual arts

Gladys Camilo

Gladys Camilo (b. Compton, CA) is a visual artist, cultural worker, DJ and co-founder of MYÖS—a DIY and genre-fluid electronic music collective, platform and network for underrepresented actors in Helsinki. Her main interests within her practice are the intersections and ecologies of identity, trauma and the migrational experiences of people of color; as well as …

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Kamila Sladowska

I was born in 1996 in Warsaw and I am an interdisciplinary visual artist currently living in Helsinki. Within my research I explore inspirations from culture anthropology and permacultural thinking about creation. I work around the topics of diversity and diffusion of the matter in universe. I create installations, textiles, performances, objects and paintings (colour …

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Helen Kaplinsky

Helen is an independent curator based in Helsinki (FI). She is undertaking practice-based research at the Exhibition Research Lab at Liverpool John Moores University (UK) with the provisional title ‘Monstrous subjectivities: A re-evaluation of the posthuman in born-digital storytelling’, supervised by Joasia Krysa. Her most recent exhibitions include ‘GENDERS: Shaping and Breaking the Binary’ at …

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Saara Mahbouba

Saara Mahbouba (b. San Jose, CA) is a visual artist, writer, and artistic researcher currently based in Helsinki. Her research interests are primarily in the intersection of identity and labor. Saara’s projects typically engage with a mix of critical theory and pop culture, using the languages and strategies of others fields in an attempt to …

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