Tuukka Haapakorpi

Tuukka Haapakorpi Photo: Riikka Oksanen

The Finnish multidisciplinary artist Tuukka Haapakorpi will be an artist-in-residence at the Baumwollspinnerei in Leipzig from February to April 2019.

Haapakorpi graduated from the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts with a Master of Fine Arts. He works primarily with visual art, video, sound, music, and since recently video-game design. Generally speaking over the last few years he has occupied himself on an intensive basis with digital technology.

Haapakorpi’s works and performance pieces have formed components of various exhibitions, biennials, and festivals. While the majority of these appearences have been in Finland, his work has also featured in Sweden, Norway, Germany, England, Switzerland and Iraq.

Tuukka Haapakorpi: "Immaculate Conception" Photo (detail): Petri Summanen