Pasi Rauhala is a multidisciplinary artist who lives and works in Lohja, in southern Finland. In his work, he employs both up to date techniques of media art as well as recycled materials and nostalgic paraphernalia. The humorous approach to sober topics is often characteristic to his works as well as a play with scales of things.
Rauhala is also teaching mostly interactive media courses in Aalto University School of Art, Design and Architecture and University of the Arts Helsinki. Rauhala is also co-founder in the Kunstventures Oy, a company which aims to develop the technical means of artworks, the visibility of arts and artists employment.
Rauhala joins LIFT as an artists, bringing a media artwork into one of the venue lifts. This artwork includes AR technology with the Arilyn mobile app. At LIFT Rauhala also facilitates a workshop about making a living and business as an artist. The workshop is in Finnish and in the LIFT Open area.
Rauhala creates his artwork Engine into the elevator of the Cable Factor: