Ptarmigan operated in Tallinn from 2011-2014. This website exists as an archive of its activities during this time. We no longer maintain any presence in Tallinn, but some people involved with Ptarmigan are now operating Temporary in Helsinki.
Through March to May 2012 the project Our Cuisine=Our Stories will take place in East Helsinki.
What is it?
A small club meeting 8 times and bringing together females living in East Helsinki (from various cultural backgrounds and a variety of ages) to cook, share recipes and stories related to food-making and experiences living in Helsinki. The aim is to share cultural diversity in a positive way in the local community.
The final outcomes will be open to participants friends and family to share the experiences.
Monday 16.04, 23.04, 30.04, 07.05, 14.05, 21.05, 28.05
Time: 5-8pm. 3 hour sessions with a home made meal included.
Amal Laala & Sari Kivinen
“Sari is an artist and cultural producer whose projects explore a relationship between storytelling, performance and identity. Amal is a socially engaged artist who works with various groups and communities to instigate and engage in discussion, experimentation and play. Both are working with the artist association Ptarmigan ry, which is a mobile curatorial project based platform.”
We currently still have a few places available for participation. If you (or someone you know) are female, living in East Helsinki, enjoy cooking and are interested to meet new people from diverse backgrounds please contact us!
Contact Amal Laala 0417407360 firstname.lastname@example.org or Sari Kivinen 0458840309 email@example.com