Critical Writing Index

Eija-Liisa Ahtila

by Michael Rush

Video Art, 2003, pp. 188-190

London: Thames & Hudson Ltd., 2003

This segment on Aija-Liisa Ahtila, gives an overview of her most impressive work. Her videos and installations are described as personally and universally applicable as she draws upon styles and effects from such conventional genres of film as the short feture, the commercial, the documentary, the music video and the Hollywood fiction, weaving these elements together to form new worlds of images that defy clear categorization. Overall, she seeks to touch upon a fund of shared human experience.

ITEM 2003.037 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Me/We Okay, GrayEija-Liisa Ahtila

Anne, Aki and GodEija-Liisa Ahtila

In The HouseEija-Liisa Ahtila

Consolation ServiceEija-Liisa Ahtila