Visual artist Kati Roover (b.1982, Estonia) lives and works in Helsinki. Her works are often based on different ways of forming knowledge as well as on the fleeting concept of place in the midst of changing environmental conditions. Roover’s interests include the natural sciences, anthropology and documentary cinema. Her work tools include the moving image, sound, text and photo.


Contact: kati.roover(at)


Full Cv by request




2013–2016  Finnish Academy of Fine Art, Time and Space, MFA

2004–2008  Tampere Polytechnic University, Fine Arts, BA


Solo exhibitions



Do Rivers Really Ever End? Third Space, Helsinki, Finland

Layers, Oksasenkatu 11, Helsinki, Finland

Coexistence, Galleria Huuto, Helsinki, Finland



Flowing Place, B-galleria, Turku, Finland



The Vulnerable Observer, Exhibition Laboratory Project Room, Helsinki, Finland


Group exhibitions



Blanc, And Tomorrow And, Index, Stockolm, Sweden



Exquisite Corpse, Kallio Kunsthalle, Helsinki, Finland



Matter Matter, Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki

Swamp Biennial, Art Lab Gnesta, Gnesta, Sweden

Save Our Souls, 9th Ewha international Media Art Presentation,

Seoul, South Korea



Kuvan Kevät 2015, Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki, Finland

Laboratory of Hearing, Exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki, Finland


Films and projects


2018             Hydrologic

2018             Fragments of Paradise - Lost (Coexistence, Layers, Breath, Cut, Vision)

2017             Flowing Place

2017             Blanc

2015             Red

2014             Yolanda

2014             Didn´t wish to be filmed

2014             Transformation

2013             In the Garden

2013             Time

2012             O

2012             Silence

2012             She

2012             Ghost





Flowing Place, aCinema, Milwaukee, Wisconcin U.S.

Blanc, Marabouparken Konsthall art gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

Putki festival, Fiskars, Finland

Ihme festival, Helsinki, Finland



Red, Videokanava festival, Titanik Gallery, Turku, Finland

Arthouse Cinema Niagara, Tampere, Finland

Third Space, Helsinki, Finland

Artova Film Festival, Helsinki, Finland



Blanc Version 1, Union Docs, New York



She, Unlike festival, Cayman Islands

Blanc Version 1, Music House, Helsinki, Finland

Time, New Noise Festival, Helsinki, Finland

Yolanda, Photographic Center Peri, Turku, Finland