Juha Valkeapää (FI)

Juha Valkeapää
Participant in
SoundLAB VI – sonic art project environments
soundPOOL – a challenge for imagination

SIP – SoundLAB Interview

Juha Valkeapää (b. 1967) is a vocal and performance artist, using his voice as his main tool. Since 1993, he has made five hundred performances of one hundred and twenty different works in twenty-four countries – solos and various group works – vocal & sound & performance art, theatre, music, dance. Plus sound installations, soundscapes and compositions for exhibitions, radio, theatre and dance performances. He lives in Helsinki, Finland.
In 2008, Juha Valkeapää got three-year grant from Finnish Cultural Foundation, and a year before he was awarded with The Arts Council of Helsinki Metropolitan Region Art Award.