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Ars Bioarctica open call for 2024–2025
We are happy to announce our yearly open call for Ars Bioarctica residency program at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station. Deadline for applications is 15th February 2024.
15 January 2024
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Exploration of time scales: geologic, natural, human
Dale Rio spent two weeks in Ars Bioarctica residency at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station in June 2023. She spent her time in residency documenting and working in collaboration with the landscape to create images unique to the region.
Guest post | Dale Rio | 18 December 2023
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The station activities
Till Bovermann had his Science Trails residency at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station in August-September 2023. This is the last of three blog entries about his time in Kilpisjärvi.
Guest post | Till Bovermann | 3 December 2023
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The impacts
Till Bovermann had his Science Trails residency at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station in August-September 2023. This is the second of three blog entries about his time in Kilpisjärvi.
Guest post | Till Bovermann | 23 November 2023
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The Revisitations
Till Bovermann had his Science Trails residency at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station in August-September 2023. This text is about revisiting microworlds, the first of three blog entries about his time in Kilpisjärvi.
Guest post | Till Bovermann | 1 November 2023
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11 artists and practitioners selected for Ars Bioarctica residency
A diverse and multidisciplinary group of fellows selected for the Ars Bioarctica residency for 2023-2024.
25 September 2023
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Between Sferics and Rust. On the Erratic State of Being Grounded and Dissolved through Listening
Jacek Smolicki spent two weeks at Kilpisjärvi Biological Station within the North Escaping residency. During his stay, he engaged in a series of listening excursions, soundwalks and field recording sessions exploring past, present and future soundscapes of this unique environment.
Guest post | Jacek Smolicki | 5 September 2023
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Cybryonts and bipolar mosses at Kilpisjärvi
The Critical Garden Collective spent two weeks in residency at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station searching for bipolar mosses and working with hybrid creatures, named Cybryonts.
3 August 2023
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Maa: porosity, permeability, filtering, enmeshment, darkness, energy and communication
Aino Johansson spent three weeks in Ars Bioarctica residency working on her soil and forest related projects with chromatographies, butoh dance, forest mapping, activism and environmental education.
Guest post | Aino Johansson | 3 July 2023
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Ice, Soil, Light and Silence
In these times of hurries, constant haste and immediacy, there are still places where you must arrive slowly.
Guest post | Jon Cazenave | 5 June 2023
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'Aha, mmm! got along without you before I met ya, gonna get along without you now'
aRzu and Maria Lepistö are having their North Escaping residency at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station. They are planning to create an augmented sound expedition and will present their work at SOLU Space on 24th of May.
Guest post | aRzu | 14 May 2023
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Three open calls for Ars Bioarctica residency programmes
Three open calls for Ars Bioarctica residency programmes at the Kilpisjärvi Biological Station. Deadline for applications 2nd June 2023.
12 May 2023