Issue 01

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Volume 200,000

State:

Len Murusalu

Born in Tallinn, Estonia, 1984.

Studied in the Estonian Academy of Arts, in 2009 completed a BA in Fine Art in the University of East London.

Participated in exhibitions in the Helsinki Art Hall, Finland; Estonian Contemporary Art Museum; The Rag Factory, London, UK; worked in the "Globalization and Contemporary Art" project in Malmö Art Academy, Sweden.

Held the first solo exhibition "Zona" in 2008 in Tallinn, Estonia. Explored the ethnic origins and customs of the Finno-Ugric people as participated in research expedition to Russia and documented the acquired knowledge in several exhibits.

Murusalu has worked on several documentaries - as a screenwriter for "Born for the Dance. Kai Leete"(2010) and "Balletmaster" (2014) - and as an author for a documentary "Shred of Dernier" about vanishing Karelian language and their culture in Tver Oblast, Russia (2009).