Fluid boundaries (2013)

Fluid boundaries (2013)

Tiina Heiska, Paintings 2003 – 2013 /Text by Philippa Found   Looking at Tiina Heiska’s oeuvre there are certain themes, centred around the female figure, which recur: – a female figure getting dressed/undressed. – a female figure alone on a...
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...