Liisa Kallio

Tunto

This spring, I've been devoting considerable time to exploring about the Helsinki-based Galleria Kuvitus' exhibition development – delving especially into the subject of Liisa Kallio's solo show, Tunto – Sensation.

Towards Tenderness

Towards Tenderness

Last month I visited Liisa‘s studio. While showing me her new works, Liisa spoke about the drawing process and the thoughts behind the upcoming exhibition. Even though she was talking about her own experiences, the thoughts were universal truths about the importance of the sense of touch between living beings. Liisa has experienced physical and mental...

Towards Greater Intelligence

Towards Greater Intelligence

Hello, and welcome back to A-Z Journal. I’ve been thinking about stirring up my creative side recently and I am determined to make more time for myself and the things I enjoy in 2020. One of the ways I’ll be doing that is by returning to blogging. And my blog will be taking a...

A is for Antiquarian bookshops

A is for Antiquarian bookshops

Working at home is the dream of many people, but those who’ve achieved it know that remote work can be a lonely endeavor. I therefore have often found the intellectual atmosphere of antiquarian bookshops more stimulating than the one at home or in a public library, and more peaceful than the crowded coffee shops. A big...