PrizeShortlist in Create (art)
"An action or event serving as an introduction to something more important"
The Prelude project utilizes art as a means to evoke ecological awareness by using the virtual space as a potential venue for its platform, enhancing the availability of its message. Based upon art with references to global warming and environmental change, the virtual tour of Prelude deploys each work of art into 360° equirectangular panoramas. Each artwork of Prelude, were originally created during the years 2014-19, the virtual tour of Prelude combines low-tech with emerging tech and art with science.
Bio Tina Jokitalo (b. 1972, Sweden) is a bilingual Finnish artist working mainly with photography and video, with a focus on the matter of the medium itself. She combines digital workflow with handicraft when evaluating the physical presence of the theme in the work, considering the staged illusion and its tension of disbelief in a playful manner. The concept of her work is influenced by the audiovisual language of theatre and performance.