Our sound poem nominated at Shortdox 2020

04.04.2020By LauriNews

Some good news during the crisis! Some months ago me and the poet Kaija Rantakari made a project based on Kaija’s poem Suutelen sinua / I kiss you, and now it has been chosen in the finals at Shortdox 2020 run by The Finnish Broadcast Company (Yle). The audio poem was originally released online together … Read More

Vuorikaiku — a new sound gallery in Helsinki

26.02.2014By LauriNews No Comments

The last two months I’ve been busy with a project that I’m very excited about. As an artist focused on sound, I have always hoped that someone would start a simple sound/listening gallery in Helsinki. In March 2014 I will open Vuorikaiku in Arabianranta. Some contemporary art galleries here do exhibit sound works every now … Read More

Back to the future

08.01.2014By LauriNews No Comments

Since I was a kid I have been interested in different concepts of time (thanks to Robert Zemeckis). Even today questions like linear vs cyclic time or single vs multiple timelines are very central to my music. Yesterday I watched a documentary about the Antikythera mechanism and was reminded of the amazing possibilities of today’s technology in … Read More