Iona Roisin (b. 1989) a British artist living and working in Helsinki, having graduated from Kuvataideakatemia in 2018. She has exhibited and screened work in Finland, the U.K., Estonia, Russia, France, the Netherlands and Croatia. Working across moving image and text, her practice is interested in difficulty, intimacy, failure and the insufficiency of language.
She curled her finger towards her, as if to beckon me there
She curled her finger towards her, as if to beckon me there is an audio installation comprised of a single singing voice. The piece plays with the idea of the siren: you hear a jealous voice, it beckons, warns, coaxes. perhaps it seeks to help, to guide you, or perhaps it’s only a lure. Careful, you may not be safe.