MIKSI

MIKSI is finish and means why. Matleena Laine the founder of MIKSI is an finish artist specified in circus and handcraft. Under the name MIKSI, Matleena creates her work, mixing different creative practices.

” I am specially interested of the power of art and art making as a way to connect to each other and to our selves. I believe that creativity offers us a great opportunity to create trust between each other. If we don’t put pressure and demands on ourselves or others and instead enjoy the moment of creating and sharing without any expectations, we will enjoy and learn more. ”

Matleena is educated at the University of Circus and Dance (DOCH) in Stockholm 2005-2008 and later she has fulfilled her education with Specialist Craft Tutor at Nyckelviksskolan in Stockholm 2015-2017 and at the moment she is finishing her studies to become a gestalt therapist at GIS- international in Denmark.

Photo: Pauli Haanpää