Director: Marikki Hakola
Genre: Video Art, Multimedia, Performance
Duration: 41 min.
Production Year: 1987 – 2011
Master Format: PRO RES HQ, PAL 4:3
Language: Finnish (English subtitles)
Distributors: Kroma Productions (licencing), AV-arkki (galleries, museums, events, festivals)
Web Site: www.kroma.fi/piipaa
The PIIPÄÄ REMIX (2011, 41 min.) is a video work based on the video and audio recordings of the audiovisual performance PIIPÄÄ from a year 1987. The performance was directed by Marikki Hakola. Music was composed by Kaija Saariaho and Jean-Baptiste Barriére and texts by Jouni Tommola. The PIIPÄÄ was performed in Helsinki and Stockholm. Performers were Tomi Salmela, Riikka Hakola, Juha Haanperä, Sanna Kekäläinen, Kirsi Monni, Ari Tenhula and Tiina Helisten. The artistic design and realization was among others Veli Granö, Marja Kanervo, Kimmo Koskela, Ilkka Volanen, Jussi Liimatainen, Tarja Ervasti, Epa Tamminen, Jukka Mikkonen, Jari Haanperä, Matti Willberg and Taina Relander.
The PIIPÄÄ REMIX from a year 2011 is directed and edited by Marikki Hakola. Audio remastering is by Epa Tamminen. Image remastering by Talvi Digital and Post Control. The production is supported by ESEK/LUSES AV-division, The Art Council of Finland, AVEK and Espoo Museum of Modern Art EMMA. Produced by Marikki Hakola / Kroma Productions Ltd. 2011.