Shortlist LIVE! publication is a great gift for friends of essays and lovers of writing and art.
Shortlist LIVE! publications consist of essays about the shortlisted artists on ANTI Festival International Prize for Live Art. The authors of the essays have been proposed by the shortlisted artists themselves. The full series of four publications contains a total of 16 art essays and in addition interviews and columns. The editor in the series is Heidi Backström and graphic design is by Tomi Leppänen. The publications are bilingual and each text can be found in the publications in both Finnish and English.
Shortlist LIVE! publication #1
Essays by Broderic Chow, Quim Pujol, James Oscar, Joshua Takano Chambers-Letson
Also texts by Heidi Backström, Gregg Whelan and Johanna Tuukkanen and Riikka Stewen
Translations by Stina Halmetoja
Shortlist LIVE! publication #2
Essays by Amanda Jane Steggell, Lucreccia Quintanilla, Ginevra Bria, Aune Kallinen
Also texts by Heidi Backström and Thomas F. DeFrantz
Translations by Essi Brunberg and Heidi Backström
Shortlist LIVE! publication #3
Essays by Georg Döcker, sidony o’neal, Ariel Osterweis, Katarzyna Słoboda
Also texts by Maaria Ylikangas, Johanna Tuukkanen & Gregg Whelan and Heidi Backström.
Translations by Essi Brunberg, Joanna Błachnio
Shortlist LIVE! publication #4
Essays by Ane Tonga, Jade Foster, João Florêncio, Madeleine Planeix-Crocker
Also texts by Elisa Itkonen and Heidi Backström
Translations by Essi Brunberg, Minna Kortesmaa