Terra Nova is a group of full- and part-time performance-artists, who have been working together since 1999. The current artistic leader is Jens Bäckvall. Terra Nova works mostly with interaction with and manipulation of the audience in intimate one-to-one scenarios, either in public space or within specially designed installations. A lot of the work is concerned with different aspects of communication, existentialism and rituals as wellcollaborations with ngo’s to highlight socio-political problems and agendas.
For Samtalekøkkenet february 2013, Jens Bäckvall and Christian Adelhorst Rossil presented their Open Source project in a lecture called “Like/not like”: