Taina Riikonen

about the author

Taina Riikonen (PhD) is a sound artist who explores diverse sonic frequencies through recording, sound making, and writing. In her sound works she often investigates body sounds, machine sounds, and urban environmental sounds. Riikonen’s writing touches the practice of recording, sensing sounds, artistic research, and the autoerotic aspects of listening. At the moment Riikonen works at the Helsinki Collegium of Advanced Studies as a postdoctoral fellow in the arts.

info & contact


University of the Arts, Helsinki, FI


taina.riikonen [AT] uniarts.fi




Silent Buzz of the Schizzes: The Research Unit as a Sonic Desiring-Machine (sound work)
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: desiring-machine, sound installation, university