1. UKIYO-E (2004) is a live recording of one of SOLU's videoprocessing sessions made with max/msp/nato.The sound track is cprec from Richard Devine, an Atlanta based experimental musician. The name of the piece, UKIYO-E, is a japanese term translated as "prints from the floating worlds", which in the ancient times referred to the worlds between, "out of reality" as for example the world of geishas. The images of the people were shot in New York just before the Iraq war started, there are also landscapes from Japan, Sarajevo and Barcelona, all covered with "post-nuclear" noise.

    # vimeo.com/1274116 Uploaded 1,945 Plays / / 5 Comments Watch in Couch Mode
  2. IX (2008) is a collaborative performance between Mia Makela, Kate Pendry and Hildur Gudnadottir. The premiere took place in Fylkingen, Stockholm in June 2008. The performance which resembles meditative ritual consists of nine prophecies.

    The performance has received funding from NORDIC CULTURE POINT, LARM and ARTS COUNCIL OF FINLAND.

    # vimeo.com/1274433 Uploaded 2,151 Plays / / 9 Comments Watch in Couch Mode
  3. Also known as Ramscapes (2005), series of performances from 2005-2007. This 1-minute video was part of Minimovies DVD by Sue C. and AGF. The music for this video piece is composed by AGF.

    # vimeo.com/1279593 Uploaded 1,920 Plays / / 5 Comments Watch in Couch Mode
  4. Sit back, relax and watch. Your eyes will receive a smooth shiatsu massage. Audio by Tangerine dream:Zen Garden

    # vimeo.com/1279625 Uploaded 982 Plays / / 2 Comments Watch in Couch Mode
  5. Kaamos (2007-08) is a journey into the heart of darkness.

    Kaamos is a finnish term for the darkest period of the year in the north, when the light turns into shades of grey and sun is a rare visitor. Two women travel to a spring in the middle of the forest. This spring is known for its magical healing powers, that can cure from blindness. On their return it becomes obvious that the way back home is not what it used to be ...

    All images and audio are from Finland.

    Video: SOLU
    solu.org

    Audio: Circle: Jäljet (Traces)
    Kontackto:Mustikkaa Silmissä (Blueberries in the Eyes)
    Mika Vainio: Kotiin (On the Way to Home)

    # vimeo.com/806331 Uploaded 5,918 Plays / / 14 Comments Watch in Couch Mode

LIVE CINEMA

mia makela

Browse This Channel

Shout Box

Channels are a simple, beautiful way to showcase and watch videos. Browse more Channels. Channels