Taave Tuutma

Taave Tuutma (1974) is an action artist and poet who plays with the symbols of mass culture. Both the Estonian Academy of Arts and the Academia Non Grata have played a part in his becoming an action artist and in founding the artist group Tuupolev. According to the artist and writer Andres Keil, Tuutma received a great deal of his artist education in the café of the Academy of Arts.

Tuutma has participated in group exhibitions since 1999. He is a founding member of the Metropol Gallery in Tallinn and has been organising the the Performance Art Festival of March Nine since 1996.