Utopiakaupunkia etsimässä

Translated title of the contribution: Searching for a Utopian City

Tuisku Lehto, Aku Meriläinen

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The Whose City project is organizing an art exhibition in Tampere in Kulttuuritalo Laikku gallery at Keskustori 4 from 19th of August to 24th of September 2023. Selected artists have been invited to describe their utopian city in their artworks. You can find more information about the artists below.

The artists of the Nakurampa / Crip Sex Worker project are Tuisku Lehto and Aku Meriläinen. Filmmaker and photographer Tuisku Lehto is interested in developing porn into a more ethical and feminist form. Aku Meriläinen, a media artist who does online sex work in the project, presents themselves as a nonbinary and pansexual person living with Multiple Sclerosis.

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Translated title of the contributionSearching for a Utopian City
Original languageFinnish
Place of PublicationTampere, Finland
PublisherKeiden kaupunki -hanke
Publication statusPublished - 19 Aug 2023
MoE publication typeF2 Partial implementation of a work of art or performance
EventSearching for a Utopian City - Kulttuuritalo Laikku, Tampere, Finland
Duration: 19 Aug 202324 Sept 2023

Field of art

  • Contemporary art


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