Ptarmigan existed as a project space in Vallila from 2009-2011 and a mobile curatorial/creative platfom until 2014. We no longer exist as an organised collective, but this website will continue to serve as an archive of the activities produced as Ptarmigan during these years.
Some of the people who were involved with Ptarmigan are now operating Temporary.
Diverse Universe is a nomadic performance festival througout Europe in May and June 2011. Tonight it comes to Tallinn for a last-minute event at Ptarmigan.
MYK HENRY (NEW YORK/IRELAND)
An Irishman from Big Apple. A Provocative performer, was once the quickest dealer in the illegal gambling scene of New York in the 80s; once a top 10 artist in Switzerland.
MARCUS VINICIUS (BRAZIL)
The Artist Is Warrior. Body like a territory for intensive experimentations, exploring the time, the instability and limits. Urban interventions.
STEVE VANONI (CALIFORNIA)
Make Art Not War. Wild Californian underground, living icon of west coast. Now in Tallinn: fun, dangerous and interactive.
PHILIP LUDDITE (DENMARK)
Not So Young Upcoming Artist. Nomadic Traveler, Tireless Pyroman & Western Anarchist. Metamorphoses, Evil Spirit in Transmission.
NON GRATA (ESTONIA)
Around the name Non Grata there have been different hushes and shushes for a long time. Already from the point of view of death of conventionalization of art it has embodied the horrible and unwanted disembodiment of human person, from which the meaninglessness of nowadays art, is pouring out. For those, whose world of arts starts from the point, where the art world ends, NON GRATA has been a liberator, the orphic gap in the seemingly unalterable course, which however betrays us, it is a cure from incest. The presentations are physical texts…