Posts Tagged ‘hiking’

#8 Remembering the shapes of the replaced stones and returning the last ones.    

#5   While making daily light notations and cyanotype-walks outside, the conditions of the residency, the landscape (x) and the station( )x, sneak in my approaches. After the first four days of walking, I found myself with four sets of stones, unintentionally collected(x). Left with 18 dislocated stones, I reviewed the walks and recapitulated each [...]

#4 While walking on the trail to the tree country cairn, I stumbled upon a fence marking the boarder between Norway and Finland.  I did not make it to the three-borders-point after. The next day I asked Oula A. Valkeapää about the fence. He explained that it was established after the Napoleon Wars (1809). Later [...]

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LUONNOSSA = IN THE WILD LIIKUVUUTTA = MOVEMENT IMPORTANCE OF MOVEMENT IMPORTANCE OF MOBILITY MOBILITY & LIVE-ABILITY LIVE-ABILITY, LIFE, LIBERTY MOBILITY, LIBERTY, LIVE-ABILITY LUONNOSSA – LEENA VALKEAPAA WIND (CANNOT THINK INSIDE) FIRES (EVERY FIRE IS DIFFERENT) NATURE – TECHNOLOGY RELATIONSHIP NATURE – TECHNOLOGY RESISTANCES CULTURE – SAAMI REINDEER HUSBANDRY TRADITIONS THAT PERSIST OVER SPACE/TIME/PROGRESS DOMINANCE [...]

MOVEMENTS  (tracked by STRAVA) SENTIMENTS far far away from Los Angeles there the big city swallows me whole but here in Kilpisjarvi, luonnossa there is space to think and move

As a wrap-up of my residency and as a tribute to the wonderful nature of the Kilpisjärvi region i will present four sound interventions at different locations and times in the field between the Saana fjell and lake Veikkolammit. The events of audible land art take place as follows: flowing @ the monolith 27.07.2013, 23:30-24:00 [...]

To enjoy the freedom of being wireless has an extra meaning when you’re out on the tundra.

Since we let too much time pass since our last post and our residency has long been over, we have decided to make this our las post here. You can read more about the project in spanish in this blog. The last time we posted about the project we were ready to hike to Saana [...]

We are all dressed-up and ready to hike. We are receiving the summer solstice at mount Saana, with our solar panel and our batteries ready to capture the sun in all its glory next to the remains of planes from the WWII, and close to a beautiful frozen pond we chose. There is only one [...]