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Curriculum vitae / resume

Ari-Pekka Leinonen
HELSINKI
FINLAND

aapee.leinonen (a) gmail.com
ari-pekkaleinonen.com

https://www.instagram.com/amigoismyfriend/

Education

2012-2015
Master of Arts, Sound in New Media, Department of Media Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Finland
2008-12
Bachelor of Arts, Audiovisual Media Culture studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Lapland, Finland

Collaborations

2019 TV ELDORADO or Clarinet Ivan & Weddinband, film screening & live soundtrack performance with Bert Jacobs, Adata AIR, Plovdiv2019 European Capital of Culture, Plovdiv Bulgaria
2019 Bad Research 5: ROKKENROLLERS - Unpracticed Knowledge, film screening, VAFT-mobile, Ilmiö2019-Festival, Turku Finland
2019 Bad Research 5: ROKKENROLLERS - Unpracticed Knowledge, audiovisual performance with Dan Allon, Circle1, Berlin Germany
2019 Heartbroken Uncle5 Karaokeband, performance with Bert Jacobs, Night Shift: from dusk till dawn, De Studio, Antwerp Belgium
2019 ELDORADO & KIVIKASA, exhibition with Bert Jacobs and Saku Kämäräinen, The Embassy of Republic of Bulgaria, Helsinki Finland
2018 ERNST PINOSSI Picture Show, exhibition with Dan Allon and Bert Jacobs, Hypercorps, Brussels Belgium
2018 ELDORADO, film screening with Bert Jacobs, Kino Cosmos, Plovdiv Bulgaria
2017 Bad Research 5: ROKKENROLLERS - Unpracticed Knowledge, audiovisual performance with Dan Allon, De Tank, Bruges Belgium
2017 Bad Research 4: The Gas Bill, iBazar/t part of The Wrong internet biennale
2017 Bad Research 4: The Gas Bill, exhibition with Dan Allon, Hanut Gallery, Tel Aviv Israel
2017 Bad Research 3: Tahini Is Thicker Than Blood, exhibition with Dan Allon, La juan Gallery, Madrid Spain
2016 I'm Helping My Friend to Think — My Friend Is Helping Me to Idle, performances & interventions in a public space, Sound Development City 5th Expedition, Madrid & Casablanca
2015 Why Do We Do the Things We Do?, intervention in public space directed by Ariel Bustamante, Kampintori, Helsinki Finland
2014 KIVIKASA, 20-channel sound installation with Saku Kämäräinen, Media Lab Helsinki 20th Anniversary Exhibitions, Design Forum Showroom, Helsinki Finland
2014 KIVIKASA, 20-channel sound installation with Saku Kämäräinen, Sounds from Finland Exhibition, Spiral Garden, Tokyo Japan

Solo

2017 Apatia & Ital, sound installation, Ostavinska Galerija, Belgrade Serbia
2016 Välittäjä, video installation, Ti-La 2016, Jyväskylä Finland
2014 Pesula, 10-channel sound installation, Gallery K6A6, Jyväskylä Finland
2013 Kadun ääniä, sound installation, Node Gallery, Helsinki Finland
2012 Kadun unta, photography exhibition, Galleria Kajo III, Rovaniemi Finland

Miscellaneous

2019 Light of the Forest, Helsinki Art Fair19, sound design for immutocollective.com
2018 Every Month & My Dream, performances by Dimitar Shopov, live electronic music for the performances, Kulttuuritalo Stoa, Helsinki Finland
2018 Light of the Forest, sound design for immutocollective.com,London United Kingdom
2017 A, sound performance with Mikko Varakas, Artur Närvänen and Lauri Solin, Kiilan äänipäivät, Kemiönsaari Finland
2016 Sampo שמש Sammas Shemesh Towards the New Temple, performance, Alfred Cooperative Institute for Art & Culture, Tel Aviv, Israel
2016 www.tyhjantoimittaja.info, performance in public space and web page documentation
2016 Fusilli, sound performance at LÀ-BAS→ KUILU: SIRPALEET SYVYYDESSÄ -performance festival, Merikaapelihalli, Helsinki Finland
2013 JAA/EI/POISSA -kokoelma todellisuuksia, sound installation & sound design, EMMA Espoo Museum of Modern art, Espoo Finland

Residencies

2019 Adata AiR, Plovdiv2019 European Capital of Culture, Plovdiv Bulgaria
2018 Hypercorps, Brussels Belgium
2018 Adata AiR, Plovdiv2019 European Capital of Culture, Plovdiv Bulgaria
2017 Cut The Crap#4, Het Entrepot, Bruges Belgium
2016 Sound Development City 5th Artist Expedition, Madrid Spain & Casablanca Marocco

Publications

2017 "Listening at the Place of Silence" in Why Do We Do the Things We Do?, Aalto University
2016 Sound Development City 5th Artist Expedition Documentation, Sound Development & Heller Enterprises, Zürich Switzerland