Leena Kela (Finland)
Leena Kela (b. 1979, Finland) is a performance artist whose work often evolves from observing the everyday life and phenomena.
She has presented over hundred performances in Finland and across Europe as well as in Russia, New Zealand and Northern and Southern America.
Currently she is doing her doctoral studies at the Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki. In her ongoing artistic research she focuses on methods, phases and languages in collaboration processes between herself as a performance artist and experts and scientists from various disciplines.
She enjoys making collaborations, meeting new people and walking without a fixed destination.
Leena Kela is participating in a MEETINGS project in Nees-Skalstrup 2016-17 in collaboration with Jean-Léon Pallandre.