2010 | Tubers and Mandalas

Elina Katara | Tubers and Mandalas | 2010 | exhibition overview, Galleria Huuto Uudenmaankatu, Helsinki, Finland
Elina Katara | Tubers and Mandalas | 2010 | exhibition overview, Galleria Huuto Uudenmaankatu, Helsinki, Finland
Elina Katara | Tubers | 2010 | black and white photographs of potatoes with painted faces, thread. Tubers is a family portrait of the artist's ancestors. *The Finnish word 'mukula', in addition to its actual definition 'tuber', can also be used in colloquial speech for ‘child’.
Elina Katara | Tubers | 2010 | black and white photographs of potatoes with painted faces, thread. Tubers is a family portrait of the artist’s ancestors. *The Finnish word ‘mukula’, in addition to its actual definition ‘tuber’, can also be used in colloquial speech for ‘child’.
Elina Katara | Potato plants | 2010 | The wilting and sprouting tubers with faces were buried into the pots after being photographed.
Elina Katara | Potato plants | 2010 | The wilting and sprouting tubers with faces were buried into the pots after being photographed.
Endings and Beginnings (detail) | 2010 | b/w video, digital frame. In this animation, a potato with painted face (artist's self portrait) decays and sprouts.
Elina Katara | Endings and Beginnings (detail) | 2010 | b/w video, digital frame. In this animation, a potato with painted face (artist’s self portrait) decays and sprouts.
Elina Katara | Mandalas | 2010 | household dust and glue on acrylic sheets. Installation overview.
Elina Katara | Mandalas | 2010 | household dust and glue on acrylic sheets. Installation overview.
Mandalas | 2010 | household dust and glue on acrylic sheet
Elina Katara | Mandalas | 2010 | household dust and glue on acrylic sheet

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