Experience Park Turku 2011

Experience Park Turku 2011 was the largest Experience Park thus far. It consisted of several premieres, multiple performances in public space and a web-based game. The game in Turku 2011 developed further the one built originally for Experience Park Oulu 2008 utilizing the API of Google Maps.

Experience Park Turku 2011 also organized the official program of the Cultural Capital of Europe Turku 2011 as part of its realization.

The core working group was producer and actor Sami Henrik Haapala, producer and dance artist Pirjo Yli-Maunula, director Janne Saarakkala, concept designer Toni Alatalo, game designer Pekko Koskinen, a live art maker Jonna Wikström and travel guide Don Walsh. In addition to the core group game designers and a large number of performing arts professionals and amateurs joined the park.

The Experience Park Turku 2011 was produced by Flow Productions together with Ehkä Productions, Turku City Theatre and Turku Student Theatre (Turun Ylioppilasteatteri).

Photographer: Tomi Hurskainen