PESSI PARVIAINEN
instrumental sound - visual art - performance
   



NEWS


RESEARCH (separate site)

INTERDISCIPLINARY WORKS:
- Returns (2007)
- Univalve (2004)

SOUNDWALKS

SOUND:
improvisation mp3 blog
last.fm
myspace

EXHIBITIONS:
- KLANGI (2010)
- SUMMARUM (2006)
- KLANGRAUM (2005)

- SOIVIA VEISTOKSIA / SOUND SCULPTURES (2005)


COLLABORATIVE WORK:
- AURA RIVER SYMPHONY (2011)
- LÄMMI (2010)
- THE TECHNICAL SUPERVISORS (2009 ->)
- MAPPING THE VOID (2008)

 

 

current news & upcoming highlights:

 

Word Studies: a video"album" of three soaking / ambient instrumental videosongs

 


past news:

"Äänten suunnittelu ja musiikin käsite", teoksessa
Ääneen ajateltua - kirjoituksia äänestä, esityksestä ja niiden kohtaamisesta
(toim. Heidi Soidinsalo)
Teatterikorkeakoulu 2014

 


26 January, 2013, 19:00
LIIKUTUS
Musiikkitalo, Helsinki
A University of Arts Helsinki Pilot Project
Themes: improvisation, interdisciplinarity
http://www.uniarts.fi/fi/ajankohtaista/tapahtumat/liikutus-improvisoi-kohti-uutta/

6 Déc, 2012
La Paysage Sonore:
Débats Manèges, La Maréchalerie, École Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture Versailles

Interviewed by Emeline Eudes in ARTnord # 11

Poetry, video and sound performance
with Outi-Illuusia Lilja, Tanjalotta Räikkä
Runokuu, Gloria, Helsinki 23 Aug 2012

13 June, 2012
Workshop: The soundscape as a site of performance
European Acoustic Heritage Summer School
Tampere Polytechnic University

27 May, 2011
AURAJOKISINFONIA - THE AURA RIVER SYMPHONY
Turku, Finland

(Part of Turku is Listening)
video

11 May 2011
Private & Common (concept & dir. Mikko Orpana)
Theatre Academy Helsinki

25 Feb 2011
Private & Common (concept & dir. Mikko Orpana)
Teatteri Universum, Helsinki

2 Feb 2011
"Dancing with Mistakes: Error, Live Performance, and Technology"
Paper presentation at Ghost in the Machine: Technologies, Performance, Publics
McGill University, Montréal, Canada

29 January 2011
Artistes à l'École: concert at Finnish Academy of Fine Arts
video

Oct 22, 2010
The Semi-Automatic Guitar: Artist talk & presentation
CARTES Flux 2010, WeeGee, Espoo

Sept 10 - Oct 31, 2010
KLANGI
A sound art exhibition
Simo Alitalo, Sophie Bélair Clément, Nigel Helyer, Rolf Julius,
Christina Kubisch, Robin Minard, Pessi Parviainen

Aboa Vetus Ars Nova Museum, Turku, Finland

June 18, 2010

"Kansallisäänimaisema" ("A National Soundscape")
2010 World Forum of Acoustic Ecology Conference
Koli, Finland
A soundwalk composition featuring five musicians
from the Orchestra of the City of Joensuu.

Apr 23, 2010

Täydellisyys
Ylioppilasteatteri, Helsinki

Là-bas - Biennale 2010

 

Apr 22, 2010

The Technical Supervisors
Pub Anchor, Pursimiehenkatu 16, Helsinki

Là-bas - Biennale 2010

 


 


Nov 23 - 24, 2009

"Menneisyyden äänistä: kenttätutkimusraportti. Äänten pysyvyydestä
Marconin ja Charles Babbagen vanavedessä."
Moniääninen - seminaari, Naantali

 

Sept 25 - Oct 4, 2009

An electroacoustic piece, Bm11, presented in:

Art Fair Suomi, Cable Factory, Helsinki

Audio Autographs: sound art web radio by Artists' Association Muu

 

August 13, 2009

Là-bas - esitystaiteen ilta, Ars Nova, Turku
(sonic performance Kahvila)

May 24, 2009

Soundwalk, in conjuction with Untuvasade, Galleria Huuto, Viiskulma, Helsinki

February 27, 2009

The Technical Supervisors: Golbalization
Experimental Sound Expression Evening (Silakka productions), Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki

January 16, 2009

Performance at Amorph!08 Extra, Gallery Kalhama & Piippo, Helsinki

November 30, 2008

The Great Learning Orchestra performs a work by Lene Grenager, Fylkingen, Stockholm, Sweden

November 22, 2008

Turku Complaints Choir @ Fluxee, Tehdasteatteri, Turku

November 8, 2008

Performance at ArtContact, Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland

October 3 & 12, 2008

Turku Complaints Choir performances
Turku Art Museum
Wäinö Aaltonen Museum

May 11 , 2008

From Dawn Till Dusk: Wanderings in Orbit
A Soundwalk in John Hendry Park, Vancouver
Part of VANCOUVER VIBRATES

 

June 7 - 8, 2008 (Paris) & August 30 - 31, 2008 (Helsinki)

AMORPH!08 - Festival of Performative Arts

 

February 17, 2008

The Great Learning Orchestra: PARCIFAL (Rodney Graham)
Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, Sweden

 

 

RETURNS

MFA Graduating Project in the School for the Contemporary Arts

at Simon Fraser University

September 13, 14, 15, 2007

 


SANGUINE
home-made music


improvMEMO: a blog consisting of short improvisations



The Basement Lizard Ensemble
Cobalt, Vancouver
July 2007

Carol Sawyer, Darren Williams, and The Helsinki Eight
1067 Granville, Vancouver, 23rd March 2007




JAMÓN - KINKKUA
Circulo de Bellas Artes, MADRID
Artists' Association MUU, HELSINKI
curated by Suvi Parrilla, Hilario Alvarez, Nieves Correa
December 2006

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John Cage: ATLAS ECLIPTICALIS
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
Workshop & concert led by Marina Rosenfeld and Giorgio Magnanensi
SILENCE - John Cage Festival
Vancouver New Music
October 2006


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SUMMARUM:
Group exhibition - TOMI DUFVA, MARJATTA HOLMA, JAAKKO KARJULA, PESSI PARVIAINEN
Titanik Gallery, Turku
June 2006

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Webcast concert:
Western Front, Vancouver
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Impromasters Club, Sibelius Academy, Helsinki
February 1st, 2006


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Cornelius Cardew: TREATISE
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
Workshop led by John Tilbury, organized by Vancouver New Music
Watch photos here
Watch videos here
January 2006


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Performance at
REM Cabaret: Mapping the Dreamscapes
An evening of performance art curated by Maya Suess
Access Artist-run Centre, Vancouver
LIVE Biennial
November 2005


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Performance at
ArtGoesCamping - Laitama 2005
August 2005

Hernesaari, Helsinki, Finland


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Group exhibition - TOMI DUFVA, TANJA KOISTILA, PESSI PARVIAINEN
Taidekeskus Mältinranta, Tampere 24.9. - 11.10.2005

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Uamu-Uswa

Finnish Institute of Suomi Presents:
Pratande Kör från Morgondimma av Saiputta
23.5.2005 Konsthögeskulen i Bergen (KhiB), Norway



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Univalve Orkester

UNIVALVE ORCHESTRA
La / Sat 2.4.2005 16:00
Rauma Art Museum, Kuninkaankatu 37, RAUMA
www.raumantaidemuseo.fi
mp3 page on this site


Waskikannel

KlangRAUM - soivia veistoksia
18.3. - 17.4.2005
Rauma Art Museum