is a Finnish performance group. The group combines performance art, contemporary dance, butoh dance and visual arts in a stopping and enchanting synthesis.
Sysinä is about performing with body and mind techniques and it is about nature and it's ways of showing life itself.
It is also about listening the space, time, body and mind to find the way for the surroundings to talk through the body.
Date of realization of the project: 13-23 of June, 2010 (10 days)
The international laboratory of experimental arts collects artists,
dancers, performers and musicians of various directions of the modern
art from Russia, Finland, Ireland. The members of laboratory are united
in one place, time and action. They are creating the live interactive environment inside and outside fortress space.
All types of art are united in one long-term non stop performance.
Uniqueness of the project «Noise and Whisper» is in new approach to
interaction with the historical space combined with the ecological
The laboratory is taking place in the ruins of old military fortress,
on the little island surrounded by waters and winds of Baltic Sea.
First 2 days it is planed to clean the fortress from waist,
which will be used for installations, objects and costumes.
Participants are in constant dialogue with each other and the place.
They create original atmosphere with the help of video-installations,
solo pieces, duets and performances and music concerts inside and outside the ruins.
Three days 18-20 of June the public appears on the island and becomes a co-creator of the long-term non-stop performance.
Within the limits of laboratory various master classes, workshops
will take place. The event will be broadcast on the Internet.
Curators of the project:
Sysinä esiintyy 9.6.2010 klo 19.00 Galleria Huudossa Viiskulmassa (Laivurinkatu 43). JAP! Butotanssia ja vesipuisto -tapahtuma järjestetään Elina Strandbergin näyttelyn yhteydessä. Tilaisuuteen vapaa pääsy. Tervetuloa!
kuvat: Curt Richter
Kuvassa Saara Holmberg (vas.) ja Reija Stenius (oik.)