Pilvi Takala: Second Shift

Pilvi Takala: Second Shift
Library Shelf Location 18.TAKA
Publication Date 2018

Pilvi Takala is one of the most successful new-generation artists in Finland. Second Shift is a book and an exhibition featuring her key works from the past decade. The unwritten rules of communities are a recurring theme in the art of Takala, therefore the dynamics of work environments often provide the setting for her work. Takala infiltrates various communities by posing undercover. Through quietly challenging their accepted behaviours, she uncovers and renegotiates what is deemed appropriate. Her works examine how we deal with implicit rules and unspoken boundaries; and how we may express consent with and without words. Pilvi Takala (b. 1981, Helsinki) lives in Helsinki and Berlin.

ISBN 9789527222089
Quantity 1
Pages 184 Pages, 170mm x 220mm
Editor Kati Kivinen
Format Hardback
Publisher Garret Publications
Related Artist Pilvi Takala
Category Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team)
Keywords Film and video art, Performance Art
Related Country/Global Region Finland
Artist's Nationality Finnish
Languages English, Finnish

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