In this short video, artist Eija-Liisa Ahtila talks to us about her work Horizontal – Vaakasuora (2011) and about what led her to leave behind what she describes as her ‘human dramas’ to make this huge cinematic portrait of a 30-metre-high spruce tree.
Horizontal – Vaakasuora is featured in the Hayward Gallery exhibition Among the Trees.
Though Hayward Gallery is currently closed, you can purchase the catalogue for Among the Trees online
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