ANTI - Contemporary Art Festival

Nature - Body - Sex

ANTI - Contemporary Art Festival 2012 gathered around 4500 participants and viewers. In addition thousands of people saw light designer Jukka Huitilas's video and light work at Kuopio Centre, and followed live camera broadcast from photographer Maria Kärkkäinen's project at Puijo Hill.

The festival ended on Sunday with a cruise full of people celebrating their marriage to Lake Kallavesi with Annie Sprinkle and Beth Stephens. Also Children's ANTI and Luonnon ANTI / Up to Nature at Karho island were popular.

ANTI - Contemporary Art Festival will be organized on the 24th - 29th of September, 2013.


Heather Cassils (CA/US): Teresias

Alejandra Herrera Silva (CL): Domestic Labor

Annie Sprinkle & Beth Stephens (US): Ecosensual walking tour & Blue wedding to Lake Kallavesi

Kris Grey (US): Suspicious Packages & ANTI Residency 2012

Jukka Huitila (FI): Father, dad, daddy, pa, pop, my ol' man, son and the holy family

Nic Greenin & Beth Hamer (UK): Slowlo

Makeshift / Tessa Zettel (AU): Making time

Kuratoinut Béatrice Josse (FR): Dissappearing Images

Tarja Wallius (FI): HALOO! GLOW workshop

Nature, Body, Sex Seminar

Children's ANTI

Maria Kärkkäinen (FI): Take me into your arms

Amos Latteier (CA): Can Bears Fly? workshop

Maaret Salminen (FI): Fragments of Light Tell Stories workshop

Dina Roncevic (HR): The Car

ANTI Goes Wild!

Antti Laitinen (FI): The Tree

Johanna Kirsch (AT): My Name is Ape or the Little Tree Theatre

French&Mottershead (UK): Understory, 10-12

Ingri Fiksdal & Signe Becker (NO): Night Tripper

Martin Nachbar (DE): Animal Dances