The Finnish artist Teemu Määttänen has worked in the new media scene for ten years, during which he has created a range of installations for world festivals and gallery spaces alike. Between the years of 2008 and 2014 he worked in the Centre for Practise as Research in Theatre at the University of Tampere. He teaches about media technology and interactivity as a visiting professor at the Theatre Academy and Aalto University.
In his work Teemu Määttänen explores the relationship between space, light, color, and movement. His installations often use interactive elements to draw his viewers closer and are partially created by the viewers themselves.