Juhan Soomets Emerging artist
Juhan Soomets (1975) is best known as an author of the soundroom “The Artist´s Room”. For this artwork he earned the first Baltic Young Artist Award. Juhan is experimenting with interaction, shared authorship and interfaces in a form of low-tech mixed with contemporary practices. Given up authorship, a work of art is born in gallery by visitors participation or is made from beginning to end by generative machine (Mandala series of graphics). Juhan Soomets has graduated from the Estonian Academy of Arts, Department of New Media MA (2016), he also has a BA degree from the University of Tallinn as art teacher(2004).