TERO PUHA is a photographer, visual artist and filmmaker working with digital and analog media. In his creative work, he often explores the life of the modern individual, focusing on body image, identity, gender roles and consumerism.Attempts to define the line between the natural and the unnatural are bound to create conflicts and pressures for the modern individual in search of identity and purpose in life. These are the sources of Puha’s inspiration. Puha has worked in Helsinki, London, Paris, Berlin and New York. His art has been exhibited internationally and can be found in the collections of several art museums. Puha was awarded with Finnish State Prize in Photographic Arts in 2014.
Tero Puha is currently working on two new photographic series, two new book projects, a one-man stage production and multidisclipnary installation projects. The most recent film project, Variables is aimed for cinema/gallery presentation it consists of three short films. First one, Blockage, premiered in Forum Box Gallery (Helsinki) in early 2013. The second part, Vortex, was recently finished The third part, Plunge, will premiere in 2017. The project will be published in whole in 2017.
SHORT DOCUMENTARY ABOUT TERO PUHA TALKS PREPARING FOR AN EXHIBITION (2013)