Artistic Director & Choreographer, Raekallio Corp.
Helsinki-based Valtteri Raekallio and one of the most prominent Finnish choreographers of his generation. Reakallio’s choreographic work explores the boundaries between multiple art forms. He creates bold performances that combine complex narratives and themes with strong visual imagery and well-crafted movement. He is also an internationally recognized teacher in high demand for dance workshops and universities.
The Finnish Minister of Science and Culture awarded the Finlandia Prize to the dance company Raekallio Corp. in 2019. The same year Raekallio received the City of Helsinki Artist of the Year award. In 2017 Raekallio was awarded a five-year Finnish State Grant for Artists as well as the Uusimaa Cultural Prize.
Photo: Niclas Mäkelä