art | embodiment | cognition | networks | post-humanism | crypto
Live & Media Artist / Performer
Sini Haapalinna (1975, Helsinki, Finland)
is an artist who's work is based on continuous exploration of challenge of being holistically present in the sensations & experiences of space, time, kinesthetics, technology & emptiness. She uses mixed media for creating transdisciplinary and immersive environments and creative atmospheres for performative actions, frames for collective processes and spontaneous events to take place. She is interested in art&science -practices, practices of fine tuning the perceptions and awareness, movement, body-mind, meditative practices, generativity, mindfulness, interconnectivity & impermanence.
She has collaborated extensively with artists from different fields & backgrounds, with scientists, experts & activists, and with many experimental art collectives eg. Voukkoset, ProImpro, Maus&Orlovski, TransFluxCollective.
Sini has studied cultural anthropology in Helsinki University, Dance & Performing Arts in Outokumpu Vocational Institute, Dance Departement, Finland, Performance Art and Theory in Theatre Academy of Helsinki and Buddhist Philosophy & Meditation in various dharma centers in India, Sri Lanka & Nepal.