Jenna Sutela

Jenna Sutela, Holobiont (film still), 2018. Courtesy the artist

Jenna Sutela, Neither a Thing, Nor an Organism, 2018. Photo: Damian Griffiths and Bold Tendencies

Jenna Sutela, Holobiont (film still), 2018. Courtesy the artist

Jenna Sutela (b. 1983, Finland) lives and works in Berlin, Germany. Sutela works with words, sounds, and living media, such as bacteria and slime mold, to create experimental installations and performances that bring together biology, technology and cosmology. Sutela’s recent work explores interspecies communication, aspiring to connect with a world beyond our consciousness. Sutela is currently Visiting Artist at The MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (CAST) for 2019-20. Recent exhibitions and presentations include Moderna Museet, Sweden (2019); Serpentine Gallery, UK (2019); Guggenheim Bilbao, Spain (2018); and Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Japan (2015).