Axel Straschnoy

Finnish Astronautical Society (Suomen Avaruustutkimusseura)

Axel Straschnoy (born 1978) is a visual artist and filmmaker from Buenos Aires, based in Helsinki. His work deals with the social practices in science and art. His long-term, research-focused projects span planetarium films, performances, film installations, editions, travelling exhibitions, museum collections and VR films. He is interested in expeditions: literal and metaphorical, scientific and artistic. Straschnoy has participated in the Le Pavillon residency at Palais de Tokyo and trained in Art History at the University of Buenos Aires.
Been participating in all ITACCUS meetings since the Spring meetings 2019. Planning to participate of Spring Meetings and IAC 22 in person if covid allows.