KOKIMO: Conserved Light

Conserved Light is a variation of an installation that is part of the KOKIMO’s piece Series of Spaces, 2018

Conserved Light is a variation of an installation that is part of the KOKIMO’s piece Series of Spaces. With this installation KOKIMO art collective strives to make your mouth and mind water – what does light taste like? Can you conserve memories of light? Can a poetic, conserved line provoke a light memory?

Dimensions of the work:

Negitiable. Neuvoteltavissa. Micro – Maxi. Depends on the size and the circumstances. 

Spaces suitable for exhibiting the work:

Outdoors, under a roof, Cold space (eg. a shed, a silo etc.), Semi-heated space, Heated space. 

Work’s durability:

Humidity, Sunlight

Requirements for the space:

fully dark, dark (gleaming exit-lights etc. allowed), dim (light enough for walking), light (normal indoor lighting), bright (daylight)

Colouring requirements:

light coloured, dark coloured

Electricity consumption:

Standard mains current (10A/16A)

Support and other structures:

The work includes all the necessary structures, The work needs support structures, hanging points, or similar

Required technology:

Depends on the size and the circumstances


no sound, The sound of the typewriter, if it's installed as a part of the installation

Minimum height of the space: 

approx. 2m

Minimum square meters of the space: 


Building time and people required (estimate): 

Depends on the size and the circumstances. Usually quite quick to set up. 1–4 people.

Artist's presence: 

Artist or their representative must be present during building

On-site building: 

Built on-site

Seen before in:

Conserved Light has been seen in Prague Quadrennial in 2019 and in Lux Helsinki Microgallery n the Esplanad Park in 2018


BLAF Best of Light Art in Finland
is hosted by
Finnish Light Art Society FLASH

Producer: Annukka Ketola
+358 40 735 3972

Mia Kivinen / mia.kivinen@valotaiteenseura.fi
Anna Björklund / anna.bjorklund@valotaiteenseura.fi

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