Artist of the month
LAURI HERMANNI Lauri Hermanni is an independent contemporary visual artist from Helsinki. LH is liberated from parameters of specific genre classification through possessing an extensive repertoire of skills and knowledge. LH has grown organically along with his works and cultivated himself as an artist as a result of academic studies at the University of Helsinki and by taking unprompted initiative to educate himself in his free time. Since childhood LH has displayed great aspirations, hence enrolling into a visual art oriented educational program. Already during his time in school, he was awarded and recognized for his artistic talents which undoubtedly impacted his decision to pursue a career. LH draws inspiration from conjunctions in his life, raw emotion and transcendent essence. LH embodies art in its purest form; liberated, coarse, truthful and original.