Baigneurs
Galleria Rajatila / Tampere / FI
13.–30.10.2018


List of materials used:

Upstairs gallery space
8 alarm clocks that were resumed at 00:00 UTC-time from the point where they had once
stopped when they were still in possession by the previous owners
Bathroom scale with jackets and trousers pockets
Beehive in straw hat placed below the gallery’s foam extinguisher
Empty Kleenex pack with dead wasp lying on two yellow sunglass lenses
Eyeglasses on top of each other
Heat cable placed on the corner that remains in human body temperature
Hot plate, tape calculator, amethyst and alarm clock
Insects inside desktop computer
Instruction manuals (how to live with things) (ongoing-)
JVC A/V-receiver with Aspirin, Citalopram, Ketipinor and small animal bones
Perfume absorbed into the gallery's radiator
Plastic chair and animal bone
Shoeboxes containing stones that were collected into trouser pockets during an evening walk according to the colour of the sky
Sikhote-Alin meteorite, a piece of asphalt, handful of beach sand, amethyst and a stone found inside the sea placed inside a pillow
Soil inside fluorescent lamp
Suit cut in two parts
Sunglasses lenses in a sunglass case
Trousers and a jacket that has all the pockets cut off
All lighting from the upstairs gallery space removed and placed in two wicker baskets (light carriers)
Wall lamp that is installed at the height of a persons heart is illuminated at midnight for an hour
Windows, bells, blanket and button cell battery
Knitwear and shirt cuffs, necklines and waists, trouser and underwear waists and cuffs, sock hems
Wrist watches attached to the gallery's door handle

Downstairs gallery space
Baigneurs (HD-video, 05:13 min, 2017, sound) projected on sanded world vegetation zone map
Wall lamp that is installed at the height of a persons heart is illuminated at midnight for an hour