Installation by Jukka Rusanen and Mimosa Pale in Mäntän Kuvataideviikot (Mänttä Art Weeks) 2012
Kluuvi Gallery, Helsinki, 26.8.- 4.9. 2011
Since 2006 Jukka and I have been working together. This "Swing" series was shot in the country side of Finland in Tammela. I´m wearing one of Jukka's paintings as my dress, the hat was decorated with silicone.
Its a collaboration with the butoh dancer Pasi Mäkelä. It is a sensational vaudeville show, with musical saw, tap dancing, ukulele and throat singing! Animalic energy guaranteed!
It started off in Paris many years ago inculding a musical saw, a piano, a street. Since 2009 I Saw a Piano has been performing on stages in Riga, Pori, Helsinki, Berlin... since 2010 Mademoiselle Mimosa and Maestro Waltz (Valtteri Pöyhönen) are getting hattyer...
is the ecrabatic woman-band! Four women playing self made and ordinary instruments. Experimental, mystic, bizarre and lovely. "from now on I will refer to my life as Forgettes the Musical" motto: we hartz you!