Taavi Varm will present his works in the field of video for theatre, projection mapping and interactive installations. He will discuss lessons learnt in these different areas.
Taavi Varm (1979, Estonia) is a visual artist interested in combining spatial design with projection-based media. He is currently a Master degree student at Media Lab Helsinki, Aalto University. Along the way he has been teaching video, art and technology related courses for past 13 years in different Universities in Estonia. That has lead him to be the expert in consulting different government and national projects. He runs the hybrid design company Varm Studio with his wife, industrial designer Anni Varm, which has developed work for the many big scale projects to introduce Estonian design worldwide. He has done stage video design for numerous theatre plays in Estonia, where also combining hi-tech solutions to narrow the gap between technology and real time performance. Taavi is also specialised in large-scale projection mapping projects. Lately, he has been working with electronics and installations, heading the development of interactive installations of the new Fazer Museum in Helsinki.