Ankle Biter: Jaakko Pallasvuo / Anni Puolakka / Tarwuk

Anni Puolakka (born in Oulu, Finland) is based in Helsinki and Rotterdam and makes performances, videos, installations, drawings and texts in which situation-specific or documentary materials are incorporated into fictional worlds. Puolakka’s works have recently been shown at Bunkier Sztuki (Krakow), BOZAR (Brussels), PLATO Ostrava, Kiasma Museum of Modern Art (Helsinki) and Performance Space (Sydney).

Jaakko Pallasvuo (b. 1333) is an artist. Pallasvuo makes videos, texts, performances and installations that explore the anxieties of being alive now, and the prospect of living in some possible future. In recent years this work has been presented at The New York Film Festival, Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Kunsthalle St. Gallen and Jupiter Woods, among other places.

Tarwuk (Bruno Pogačnik Tremow and Ivana Vukšić) is an artist duo based between Zagreb and New York. Tarwuk collaborate with a diverse group of people, including their family members, to produce haunted installations, objects and films. Their recent exhibitions include ‘Ti živiš već hiljadu godina’ at team gallery, ‘Beside Myself’ at JTT, ‘Tužni Rudar’ at 15 Orient, ‘21070621-141332(2)’ at The Museum of Fine Arts in Osijek, Croatia and ‘Tout est pret. Au premier signal que vous nous enverrez de Tireste, tous se leveront en masse pour l’independance de la Hongrie. Xrzah’ at The Ethnographical Museum of Istria, Pazin.

Exhibition is supported by: Frame Contemporary Art Finland, FACE Croatia and Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia.

GMK gallery is supported by Zaklada Kultura Nova.

Exhibition is open till 19th of Jan 2019.