Last December Lora Dimova won TOKYOs annual I ♥ Kipsari -grant with her LIGHT UP -project.
The jury appreciated the mobility and longevity of the piece in their feedback: “The work is constantly changing and always living again in the new environment. Joy can be seen in the work of artist Lora Dimova’s work appears on the pleasure and she has a courageous hold of the project. Light up will be a great stimulant for the mirthless envioronment of Otaniemi“.
The neon light installation is now ready and can be seen around Otaniemi during the darkest time of the year:
- ► October-November: Tuas Otaniementie 17
- ► November-December: Konemiehentie 2
- ► December-January: OIH Otaniementie 19-21
- ► January-February: Otakaari 5
Opening will be held in Tuas-building on Wednesday October 15th 2014, starting at 17. Welcome to plug into the power source!
Facebook-event of the exhibition can be found here.
PSST: The application time for I ♥ Kipsari -grant of 2014 is 1.11. – 1.12.2014. All the information about the grant and applying it is coming up in few weeks. But, if you’re anxious to know more right here and right now about about the grant (or basically anything), don’t hesitate mailing your questions either to TOKYOs executive manager Anna Merikari (email@example.com) or chair person Lurppa Haggren (firstname.lastname@example.org).