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REFLEKTOR Korso is a new type of light art event in search of emotional truths, quiet contemplations and daring expressions.

Set in a public park and Lumosali, REFLEKTOR KORSO challenges the public to venture into the darkness of Vantaa to explore the transition of mundane everyday space turned into dreamy experiences.

Indulge yourself in the solitude landscape while uncovering the art installations exhibited along towering pine trees and high rising rocks with flickering glimpses of the cityscape of Vantaa in the background. The festival presents light and video art by artists from Japan, Hungary and Finland.

Reflektor Korso takes place 24. – 27.9.2020 and the light installations will be on from 18:00 to 23:00. Lumosali is open 25. – 27.9.2020 from 12:00 to 23:00.

The festival is free of charge and open to everyone!

ART

MIKKO KUNNARI – Don’t step on my bridge!

The work creates an interactive relationship between traffic passing over the bridge and the lights underneath it. ‘Don’t step on my Bridge’ is placed right at the border of urban and nature. An unpredictable and organic pulse is extracted from the cars on the bridge Photo by Mikko Kunnari (artwork: The End Of The Digital … Continue reading “MIKKO KUNNARI – Don’t step on my bridge!”

AINU PALMU – Vapaa

I restrict your freedom (I hope I’ll notice it soon) Isaiah Berlin inspiredly presented positive and negative freedom in 1958 in his essay Two Concepts of Liberty. In his essay he defined positive freedom as the freedom to do something. Negative freedom means a situation where a person is free from interference. Charles Taylor adds … Continue reading “AINU PALMU – Vapaa”

ULTRAVIOLET GALLERY

Ultraviolet Gallery artists & artworks: Pia Iiramo – Corona buddies After coronavirus isolated the whole world into exceptional circumstances, the meaning of close ones and good friends stood out. While corona has caused misery and chaos, it has also brought people closer to each other and stopped us to think who make our life worth … Continue reading “ULTRAVIOLET GALLERY”

SUN EFFECTS – The Forest

‘The Forest’ by Sun Effects is a study of the spatial tension between humans, nature and light utilizing darkness and rhythm. A neutral, dark space turns into something else. Even a little bit of light opens up the scale of the forest surrounding us.

RIKU SOURAMA – NECROEMOTICON

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LÁSZLÓ BORDOS (HUN) – COLORATTACK

“I have been doing animations, visuals since year 2000. All works are part of a process, phases of creation. During the years I was mainly focused on working without colors, black and white. This was an aesthetic choice. But recently something happened. Colors “attacked”. I would like to share this experience with the viewers.” Generative … Continue reading “LÁSZLÓ BORDOS (HUN) – COLORATTACK”

PINK TWINS – Refraction

‘Refraction’, the new two-channel video installation by Pink Twins, transports the audience to enjoy evergreen Chinese gardens through animated caleidoscopic wormholes. During Reflektor, the work is projected in Ankkapuisto, where Finnish autumnal nature and idealized artificial landscapes of Suzhou are united in a meditative temporal and spatial transition.

STONE 63 (JPN) – Breaking Barriers (LUMOSALI)

STONE63 is a Tokyo based artist specialised in live painting. Drawing from the street art and pop culture he has created an unique style recognizable for smashing of colors and forms into powerful abstract explosions.

ALEXANDER SALVESEN – Osmosis I-III (LUMOSALI)

Osmosis I-III begins with thoughts about water and the liquid balance within a cell. Osmosis is the spontaneous net movement of solvent molecules through a selectively permeable membrane in the direction that tends to equalize the solute concentrations on the two sides. Almost all life on planet Earth is striving for balance with its environment. … Continue reading “ALEXANDER SALVESEN – Osmosis I-III (LUMOSALI)”

SHADER – CIRCLE OF LIFE (Lumosali)

Circle of Life is a lively diorama set in a fantasy landscape influenced by the Finnish midwinter in Lapland.

STORY

REFLEKTOR Korso is the story of a group of dedicated Nordic light geeks and explorers from Denmark and Finland coming together to explore the emotional truths and daring artistic expressions and boundaries of Nordic Light Art. The outcome is carefully curated light art experiences that calls for new sensibilities towards light and darkness.

INFO

Reflektor Korso (route) is open 24. – 27.9.2020 from 18:00 – 23:00
Lumosali is open 25. – 27.9.2020 from 12:00 to 23:00

Reflektor Korso starting point is located at the crossroads of Korsontie and Kotkansiipi. The light art route is one-way only. Address to Lumosali is Urpiaisentie 14, 01450 Vantaa.

The nearest free parking is in the parking building next to Korso train station. Parking building is located at Urpiaisentie 3 and is open on the weekend until 23:30.

CONTACT

CURATORS
LARI SUOMINEN, lari.suominen@suneffects.fi
MATTI JYKYLÄ

PRODUCER, PRESS CONTACT
Miikka Hietsalo
miikka.hietsalo@suneffects.fi

COLLABORATORS

ADDRESS

REFLEKTOR KORSO

Reflektor Korso starting point is located at the crossroads of Korsontie and Kotkansiipi.
Address to Lumosali is Urpiaisentie 14, 01450 Vantaa.
Fan post: Sun Effects Oy, Pulttitie 7, 00880 Helsinki