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Helka Immonen: Articulating Transience

focus on quiet moments of heightened sensory perception “Immonen’s technique is incredibly mature and evocative. It requires that we slow down our hyper-mediated vision to focus on quiet moments of heightened sensory perception.”   Helka Immonen, Island 2, 2009. Oil on canvas, 81×90 cm. Courtesy of the artist. The Chinese-Japanese equivalent for the word “nature” […]

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Helka Immonen

 “These contrasts create an impression of a line drawn in the sand in the ambient space of the paintings.”     Permanence/Impermanence Helka Immonen The most prominent, often almost imperceptible tension of Helka Immonen´s paintings seems to develop when the artist, while sketching a painting, instead of attaching to either abstract or figurative form, refrains […]

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