Artist, curator, teacher, farmer
AAPO KUSTAA KORKEAOJA
works with human, animal, temporary, permanent, playful
and political issues with several mediums and techniques.

 

 

CV

Current position

Head of live art studies, Ba in Fine arts,
Kankaanpää Art school, Satakunta university of applied sciences

Education

2018 University pedagogical studies 60 cr

2007 Ma in new media, Media Lab, University of art and design Helsinki 

2007 Degree in farming, Keuda 

2003 Ba in Live art and interdisciplinary studies, Turkuamk 

 

Prices and RECENT grants

Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Satakunta regional culture price 2014 (Käsitekesä) 

Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Satakunta regional culture price 2012 (personal) 

Kokemäki culture price 2006 and 2018 (Käsitekesä)

KONE-foundation 2018, 62 500€ (Käsitekesä)

SKR 2019 Performance pedabook 12 000€

 

Memberships 

Muu ry , Presentaatio ry, MTK, Kukoistus ry 

 

Recent artist solo work

Gender essay, installation at Kankaanpää art school, 2020

Hätähuuto -performance at The Finnish parliament-house, 2019

The box 3 -performance at Exquisite corps, Espoo city theatre, 2018

The box 2 -performamnce at Das Klubbe, 2018

The box 1 -performance  at Putki-festival, 2018

Käsitekesä -exhibition curating, 2018

Porttiteoria triptych, Käsitekesä, 2018

Immaterial -festival curation, 2017

KVK-Kato vittu Kalevalasta, performance and installation at Kalevpoeg, joint exhibition, 2017

KVK-Kato vittu Kalevalasta, installation at SAMK, Pori campus

Folklore battle, Ilmiö-festival, 2017

Kello käy, aika kuluu, kuolema ja iankaikkisuus odottavat. Media installation, 2015

Laskenta, Performance, 2015

ALTEREGO -film directing/ producing, released in 2015

Käsitekesä -book, editing, 2015

Valitse elämä, 2014, Installation at Käsitekesä-exhibition

Threesome, 2014, Performance at Immaterial festival

Happy birthday mr. Fluxee, 2013,Performance at Fluxee club

Eyes, 2013, Performance at Art Nomade- festival, Chicoutimi, Canada

Acid, 2013, Performance at Le lieu,Canada

Sucking, 2013, Fluxee-club

Tongue,2013, Esitystaiteen markkinat 

Millai Muute, 2012, Radioasema, Pori 

Human certificates, 2012, Stockholm Sweden

Susi Kustaa Matrix, 2011, Fluxee-club 

Tuonen lehto, 2011, Perf11, Pori

Susi Kustaa first time among human beings, 2011, Pori

 

Exhibitions

Keltainen, Muu gallery, 2007 

Keltainen, gallery 3H+K, 2007 

 

Curation 

Käsitekesä exhibition (www.kasitekesa.org) 2014 and 2018 

Immaterial performance festival 2014 and 2017

Fluxee performance club, (www.fluxee.org) 2003-2013 

Koneisto electronic music festival, experimental arts curator 2001-2002 

 

Teaching, lecturing, as an advisor ect 

BA for Fine arts, head of performance art studies, Kankaanpää art school 2010-2020

Hautumo-artist sparring program designer/ leader in collaboration with TAIKE, FRAME and Presentaatio ry, 2016-2018

Panel discussion leader at Suomi Areena 2014 

Panel discussion member at Suomi Areena 2015 and 2013 

Live art specialist member at the Ministry of education working committee 2010- 2011 

Future of art, lecture at University of art and design, Helsinki 2010, 2011 

MA thesis assessor (Aalto and Art universities Helsinki, 2011-2020)

Workshops on video, performance art, activism, happiness ect. in several occasions. 

 

Publications

Multauskottavuus-essay in Taiteilijakohtaloita-publication, 2020

Fluxee, performance decade, editor, 2014 

Käsitekesä, editor, 2015

Contemporary art overdue,essay in Seven for the price of 1-publication, 2010

 

Columnist work 

Columnist for Maaseudun Tulevaisuus/ Maaseudun tiede 2012-2014

Columnist for Satakunnan Kansa 2004-2010 

AAPO KORKEAOJA

aapo.korkeaoja(at)gmail.com
+358 44 7103580

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