Artist – Aino Ihanainen

One day I was sitting at home knitting without any particular goal and out of nowhere a doll came to life. Sometimes it's like that, the yarn seems to lead me.

Aino, in regard to Knitting Peace

Aino Ihanainen is a circus- and visual artist who is currently working with Cirkus Cirkör in the performance Knitting Peace and as set designer and costume designer for the educational show Tangled. Aino is also a regular performer in Cirkör events.

Part of

Artist, Våga vakna (2023)
Scenography & costumes, Tangled (2021)
Artist & knitted scenography, Satyagraha (2016)
Artist & scenography, Knitting Peace (premiere 2013)