10/3 - 8/4 2018 The contemporary glass artist Riikka Haapasaari shows her narrative, poetic movies about the material glass.
Riikka Haapasaari is a filmmaker. Currently she is working on projects that combine filmmaking and glassmaking traditions to investigate the area between cinema and glass, focusing on themes relating to our society, tradition, skill, and cultural heritage. She is interested in finding contemporary ways of utilizing traditional skills in glass to create works that hold meaning beyond the material, and tell stories about our culture that evoke feelings, thoughts, and discussion.
Opening reception at 14.00