Iona Roisin - Prologue: guilt and reparation haha

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Dear reader,

Sorry that title is unnecessarily juicy there is no goss here. Wow so Kuvan Kevät has been over for a week now, I’ve just been chilling and spending money I don’t have etc. Sorry if you think I did too many gratuitous posts, gotta get my €€€

In the end I feel mostly satisfied with my work, there’s not really anything I would change about the film and I think I learnt some valuable things from working in a different way. I hope me and my brother can do something else together in the future or maybe I can work with some of the footage I didn’t use. Also it would be super nice to be able to show it in some film festivals next, though I’ve never managed to get anything accepted to anywhere before. Though I guess this is my most filmy film…

There’s a lot to try and work out now, in terms of living, practicing, finances, hopes and dreams etc. Boring bureaucratic issues like how do i register as self-employed in a foreign country and at what point will my student loan company stop chasing me down? There are putting more on my debt in interest than I managed to pay off in my 2 years of full-time employment… Pls abolish my debt Corbyn <3

As it’s unlikely I will be able to dedicate my time solely to ‘art practice’ (and I probably wouldn’t want to either) I need to have enough morsels of regular work to at least pay my rent and bills (do you have anything for me??) and I need to spend some time considering what I would want from my practice if I would like to work slightly away from the constant churn of the exhibition-cycle.

I guess at least for now I will work on identifying all the coffee shops in Helsinki that do free refills as I can’t afford a studio and research-wise I should probably go back to the beginning and do some basic learning, like I have read Kristeva but I don’t even know what a Freud is??

Do you wanna talk about the blog / the work / be friends?

Do you have any recommendations / reading / films / culture? 

Can you help me achieve my dream of Clas Ohlson sponsorship?

Do you have any art or English related work for me? Or voice acting for commercials in HKI?

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Bye bye thank you for reading see you soon xxxx

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