Det finns lika många sätt att skriva på, som det finns människor som skriver.

Under den senaste tiden har jag läst texter jag skrev för väldigt länge sedan. Skolarbeten och senare, texter jag skrev enbart för mig själv: en bok om några frukters äventyr, en berättelse om ett höstlöv, uppsatser om jullov, sportlov och sommarlov. En ansenlig mängd lösa dikter, ett romanmanus jag skrev när jag vad 24 år […]

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VISUAL STORYTELLING MALAKTA – Exhibition

Hirve & Stokstad & Toivonen VISUAL STORYTELLING MALAKTA 1.6-18.8.2019 GALLERI IBIS, VASA Ibiksellä on ilo esitellä Néha Hirven, Vilhelm Stokstadin ja Jenni Emilia Toivosen ryhmänäyttely. Kaikki kolme valokuvaajaa ovat osallistuneet Malaktan 2017 ja 2018 järjestämille dokumenttikuvauskursseille. Syksyllä 2019 Malakta tulee järjestämään dokumenttikuvauskurssin kolmannen kerran. — Ibis har glädjen att presentera en grupputställning med Néha Hirve, […]

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Varför ska man gå en skrivarkurs?

Jag tycker inte om att jobba i grupp, jag älskar att få syssla med mitt själv, utan att ta hänsyn till nån annan. Ofta går mina tankar så snabbt och i så många olika riktningar samtidigt att jag mest blir frustrerad av att försöka zooma in på det väsentliga och förklara för andra så de […]

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Artist Talk

Artist Talk with Allison Roberts (US) Artistin Residency at Atelje Stundars and Dragos Alexandrescu (RO/FI) Artist at Malakta FRIDAY 15.3.2019 at 7 p.m Allison Roberts: In my lens-based work, I explore memory, place, and identity, as experienced during periods of transition; the distortions of memory and discomfort of uncertainty impacting the present. I use exteriors […]

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Beyond Visual Storytelling

For two years now there has been a photography workshop, Beyond Visual Storytelling, taking place at Malakta set up by Erik Åhman and led by Anastasia Taylor-Lind and Rebecca Simons. The workshop was first ment to focus on visual storytelling and editing, but the magic of the place took it beyond that. It became about […]

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Beyond Visual Storytelling – Workshop for photographers

On 1-5 August 2018 the workshop ‘Beyond Visual Storytelling’ led by Anastasia Taylor-Lind and Rebecca Simonsreturns to Art Factory Malakta in Ostrobothnia, Finland. And you can join us this year! The workshop is focusing on strengthening photographers visual-, editing- and presentation skills. The emphasis lies on participants work, and moving it forward. We will also focus on the photographers […]

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CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS MDFL 2018 – BACK TO BASICS: RHYTHM AND FRAME

Malakta Dance Film Lab 2018 with Marlene Millar & Philip Szporer 16th – 19th August 2018 The theme for the Lab 2018 is Back to Basics: Rhythm and Frame An opportunity for directors and choreographers dedicated to the field of dance film to put their practice to the test by exploring the fundamentals of dance […]

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CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS MDFL 2017 – GO FIGURE

Malakta Dance Film Lab with Helena Jónsdóttir 24.-27.8.2017 Malakta Dance film Lab (MDFL) is an established international gathering of dance film makers, choreographers and dancers at Art Factory Malakta. The MDFL gives participants the opportunity to explore the dance film genre both hands-on and in-depth, through collaborative experimentation and creation in an open and inspiring […]

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VISUAL STORYTELLING AND BEYOND – Nordic Photography Workshop 23.5.-27.5.2017

Visual storytelling and beyond – Nordic Photography Workshop with photographer Anastasia Taylor-Lind and editor Rebecca Simons in partnership with Art Factory Malakta We invite advanced students to mid-career photographers to apply for the workshop ‘Visual storytelling and beyond’ set up to strengthen the storytelling and editing skills of photographers. The workshop will take place at […]

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