Antti Tenetz is equal parts artist and naturalist. He has worked and filmed throughout the North, from the Ice Sea to Siberia, and as far south as South Thailand. His works are at the crossroads of media-, bio- and urban arts with strong current of Interdisciplinary Sci/Art approach. In his works he combines mediums ranging from various tehcnnological platforms and materials to living nature. Tenetz has contributed exhibition designs, multimedia and documentaries to science and art exhibitions ranging in subject from arctic reindeer herders to interactive cityscapes. He is also actively participating as Vj in urban arts events. He has been Chair of Finish Bioart Society 2010-2013 and is currently Vice Chair. The work he is doing about the wild nature human and non-human relations goes far beyond all the usual clichés and the "green-hype" movement. Tenetz has been curating and part of curatorial teams in Saareen exhibition 2010-, Art/HENVi 2011, Pohjavirta-Finish Culture Foundation Pohjois-Pohjanmaan rahasto 2013-2015. His works have exhibited widely including Science Gallery, Dublin, Thessaloniki Contemporary art museum of Greece 2009, Academy of Fine Arts Katowice 2009 (e-mobilart program), Tromsø Kunstforening 2010, Murmansk Art Museum 2010, Oulu Art museum 2012-2013 (Lumipalloefekti Biennale), Severomorsk, Lulueå and Rovaniemi 2013 (XBORDER exhibition),Venice Biennale Maledivian Pavillion 2013 (Body of Water with Jaakko Mattila), Five Years Gallery London 2013,Group exhibition Bang#Bang Kemi Art Museum 2013-2014 and Checkpoint Leonardo, Oulu art Museum 2015.
TEXTS AND ARTICLES
Taiteellinen kenttätyöskentely tee-se-itse teknologioiden ja takstisen mediataiteen risteyksessä
Karttojen voima – autoritaarisesta mediasta julkiseksi ja avoimeksi mediaksi-artikkeli
Arktiset Tulet Lay ja Tokem 2013