Writer, Artist, Etc.

Jenna Sutela's written, directed, installed and performed projects seek to identify and react to precarious social and material moments—most recently, the relationship between the body and its technologically-mediated environment. She is a contributor to several international publications and has a background in media and design research.

Current:

  • Disruption Begins at Home (2014–), a speculative design research project on the image of liquidity in relation to home ownership
  • New Degrees of Freedom (2013–), a living media project exploring different means to identity fluidity through the creation of real-life avatars

Upcoming:

  • New Degrees of Freedom, Act 3: Water, audio play and installation, The Posthuman Era Became a Girl with Arcadia Missa at South London Gallery, July 26, 2014
  • When You Moved, video essay, 2014
  • Ill-Suited Primate, essay, V4ULT, Nero Press 2014
  • Body Boundaries: Neoprene, article, Harvard Design Magazine A/W 2014

Recent:

Work presented at/in: 032c Workshop, 1:1 at Import Projects, Aalto University, AIRBNB Pavilion, Antagon, Art Metropole, frieze, Fulcrum, Harvard GSD, Index – The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, KALEIDOSCOPE, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Kulttuurisauna, Kunsthalle Helsinki, New Museum, Solution by Sternberg Press, Stream of Consciousness at W139, Studio-X at Columbia GSAPP, The Wire, Universität der Künste Berlin, Waves of Direction, YOGA Center, etc.

This holding page features a limited selection of projects. For more information, see Twitter or contact me via e-mail.