Experts from different fields discuss the flip side of fan culture and influence of American popular culture in Finland.
Professor of Media and Communications Research Kaarina Nikunen, Communications Manager at Music Finland Teemu Fiilin and artists of Off the Lab Majella Clarke, Tiago Pinto and Camil Rosa ponder the flip side of fan culture and influence of American popular culture in Finland. The discussion is moderated by EMMA’s Marketing and Communications Manager Saara Suojoki. The discussion is in English.
EMMA Talks is an open series of lectures and talks on themes related to EMMA’s current exhibitions. The discussions look at life and society through the lens of contemporary art. Participation in EMMA Talks is free for students.
“Off The Lab” is a collaborative project between Globe Art Point and EMMA promoting diversity in the Finnish cultural sector and supported by Suomen Kulttuurirahasto.
DJ evening: Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
DJ-reporter Janne Siironen is specialised in popular culture history as well as underground and club culture. Siironen will place the controversial figure of Michael Jackson and his number one hits within the framework of 20th century entertainment culture through music.