Published: Lucian silmät (The eyes of Lucy), a novel by Maaria Oikarinen, publisher Arktinen banaani. Design by Ulla Karttunen. Cover art: Thorn Eye II.Ilmestynyt: Maaria Oikarisen Lucian silmät -romaani, kustantaja Arktinen banaani. Design Ulla Karttunen. Kannen taideteokset: Okasilmä I & II.
Strange light (by Ulla Karttunen), at ARTROOMS2017 art fair in Melia White House Hotel, London. ARTROOMS showed this year works from 90 selected artists from 35 countries across Europe, Canada, USA, South America and Far East. Guests, are they part of art? This visitor (above) at ARTROOMS2017 was dressed exactly to match the reds and blacks of Ulla’s art.
The image will be published soon as a book cover of a spectacular new novel, telling of a female artist’s life: Lucian silmät (The eyes of Lucia) by Maaria Oikarinen.
Opening: Ihana valo [Marvelous Light], 8th February at 5-7pm, Taidelainaamo 8.2.-8.3.2017 Helsinki.
really cool / brilliant / amazing / incredible / fantastic / wonderful
very different than others / mysterious / talented / this is the best
epic / reminds me of Frida Kahlo / great / wow, wow, wow
I love this / effective (with mouths open) / lovely / this is perfection
Thus spoke the visitors in Ulla Karttunen’s red bedroom at ARTROOMS 2017 art fair, Melia White House Hotel, London
Fantastic audience, great platform and event.
ARTROOMS2017, Meliá White House Hotel, Albany St, Regent’s Park, NW1 3UP London, 21/01/2017 – 23/01/2017, www.art-rooms.org. The image is the backcover of Partnership Magazine (with Donna Criminale by Ulla Karttunen)
.WonderStreet article from ARTROOMS2017. (In the image Donna Criminale by Ulla Karttunen). See the whole WonderStreet interview with Cristina Cellini Antonini, founder of ARTROOMS .
Article from ARTROOMS in Repubblica (in the image Donna Criminale by Ulla Karttunen). See the whole Repubblica-article.