Elephant Magazine #6: Cinematic Painting (2011)

Elephant Magazine #6: Cinematic Painting (2011)

Elephant Magazine # 6  Margherita Dessaney looks at how the modern language of film and moving images has transformed the traditional art of painting, while featuring the work of Guillaume Bressons, Andy Denzler, Jeremy Geddes, Nicole Hayden, Tiina Heiska, Joyce Ho,...
The Body In Women’s Art Now – 2010

The Body In Women’s Art Now – 2010

From the publication  The Body In Women’s Art Now, part 2 – Flux Text by Philippa Found ”Similarly, Tiina Heiska’s paintings focus on the body of the adolescent as a site of transformation and awakening, presenting ambiguous female characters of indefinable ages –...
The Body In Women’s Art Now – 2010

The Body In Women’s Art Now – 2010

From the publication  The Body In Women’s Art Now, part 2 – Flux Text by Tracey Warr    Three of the artists in this exhibition, Tiina Heiska, Sara Lederman and Helen Carmel Benigson, focus on the precarious tipping point between girlhood and womanhood. Heiska’s...
Taide 1-08

Taide 1-08

Keskenään hyvin erilaiset maailmat sysäävät katsojaan samankaltaisiin odottaviin tunnelmiin: Tiina Heiskan (1959) maalauksissa näkyy usein naisen tai nuoren tytön hahmo, toisinaan katsojan silmien eteen leikkautuvat vain epäröivät jalat ja minihame. Teokset liikkuvat...
À la recherche de l’objet du désir absolu (2006)

À la recherche de l’objet du désir absolu (2006)

Texte: Juha-Heikki Tihinen   L’art de Tiina Heista révèle sa profondeur par touches furtives,  comme pour séduire son observateur. Au premier abord, les œuvres semblent calmes et posées, mais rapidement on y entrevoit un courant ou un mouvement qui produit un...
À la recherche de l’objet du désir absolu (2006)

In search of an absolute object of desire (2006)

Text by Juha-Heikki Tihinen   Tiina Heiska’s art reveals its insightfulness furtively, as if seducing the viewer. Her works seem peaceful and arranged at first, but their flow and movement will soon emerge and instil a sense of excitement and anticipation in the...