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What the press is saying about Deer Dancer by Hanna Tuulikki

The press has been raving about our new exhibition, Deer Dancer by Hanna Tuulikki this summer. Here are a few snippets of their reviews. 

The best of the video and sound stuff at this year’s Edinburgh Art Festival is at the Printmakers, including a atavistic tale of hunt and kill
The Spectator
"This is a confident, elegantly produced and richly layered work that translates something elemental about nature and ritual without ever edging towards the bombastic. A tribute to both the exuberance of comics and the quality of their original artwork, these assemblages, like Riley’s paintings and Tuulikki's ‘Deer Dancers’, are the best of the festival, ingenious in conception and assured in execution."
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Edinburgh Art Festival 2019: mesmerising work invites you to use your ears, not just your eyes
I News
"It’s funny, sweet, beautiful and poignant, but also, like Young, asks what is allowed to endure alongside the fetishising of cultural authenticity: hierarchies, social structures, gendered behaviours et al."
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Hanna Tuulikki: Deer Dancer — absurd, hyper-masculine stag do
The Times
“Her new work also incorporates music and movement, and although I wouldn’t call it contemplative, it’s certainly all the other things [beautiful, a bit magical, and quite fun].”
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Edinburgh Art Festival 2019 – Five things you must see
The Edinburgh Reporter
"Two of Edinburgh’s most exciting new spaces, Collective and Edinburgh Printmakers, will host their first Festival exhibitions in their new homes having transformed historic spaces in the city into major year-round contemporary art centres. Both have lovely restaurants/cafés to tempt you as well as the art."
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Deer Dancer is on until 6th October. Click here to find out more about this Edinburgh exhibition.

Book your free space for Hanna Tuulikki's artist talk on Thursday 19th September.