Contacts | Viljandi Culture Academy

Contacts of UT units

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5341
Faculty address: 
Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5341
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of History and Archaeology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5651
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5221
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5314
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 309–352, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Cultural Research
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5223
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 16, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5301
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18–310, 50090 Tartu
  • College of Foreign Languages and Cultures
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, 51003 Tartu
  • Viljandi Culture Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 435 5232
    Faculty address: 
    Posti 1, 71004 Viljandi
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5957
Faculty address: 
Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5900
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Education
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6440
    Faculty address: 
    Salme 1a–29, 50103 Tartu
  • Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5582
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36–301, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Economics and Business Administration
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6310
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 4, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Psychology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5902
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 2, 50409 Tartu
  • School of Law
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5390
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 20–324, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Social Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5188
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Narva College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 1900
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 2, 20307 Narva
  • Pärnu College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 445 0520
    Faculty address: 
    Ringi 35, 80012 Pärnu
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5326
Faculty address: 
Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5326
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4210
    Faculty address: 
    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Pharmacy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5286
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Dentistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 731 9856
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 6, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5323
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 8, 50406 Tartu
  • Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4190
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5360
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 5–205, 51005 Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5820
Faculty address: 
Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5820
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Computer Science
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5445
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409 Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 671 8902
    Faculty address: 
    Mäealuse 14, 12618 Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
    Faculty address: 
    W. Ostwaldi 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5261
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 14a, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5860
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5011
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23, 23b–134, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu Observatory
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4510
    Faculty address: 
    Observatooriumi 1, Tõravere, 61602 Tartumaa
  • Institute of Technology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4800
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5835
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Institutions
  • Library
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5702
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Youth Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5581
    Faculty address: 
    Uppsala 10, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Genomics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4000
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23b, 51010 Tartu
  • Museum
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5674
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 25, 51003 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6076
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Support Units
  • Administrative Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5606
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6339
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • University Office in Tallinn
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6600
    Faculty address: 
    Teatri väljak 3, 10143 Tallinn
  • Estates Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5137
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Finance Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5125
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 4, 51005 Tartu
  • Grant Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6215
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • Information Technology Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6000, IT-help: +372 737 5500
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Human Resources Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5145
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090 Tartu
  • Internal Audit Office
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 17–103, 51005 Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5687
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 102, 104, 209, 210, 50090 Tartu
  • Office of Academic Affairs
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5620
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Procurement Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6632
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Rector's Strategy Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5600
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Student Council
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5400
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18b, 51005 Tartu
Other Units
  • University of Tartu Academic Sports Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5371
    Faculty address: 
    Ujula 4, 51008 Tartu
  • Tartu Student Village
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 9959
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
  • Tartu Students’ Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 730 2400
    Faculty address: 
    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5945
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 1a, 50406 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Foundation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5852
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
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Contacts of UT units

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5341
Faculty address: 
Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5341
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of History and Archaeology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5651
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5221
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5314
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 309–352, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Cultural Research
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5223
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 16, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5301
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18–310, 50090 Tartu
  • College of Foreign Languages and Cultures
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, 51003 Tartu
  • Viljandi Culture Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 435 5232
    Faculty address: 
    Posti 1, 71004 Viljandi
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5957
Faculty address: 
Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5900
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Education
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6440
    Faculty address: 
    Salme 1a–29, 50103 Tartu
  • Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5582
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36–301, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Economics and Business Administration
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6310
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 4, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Psychology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5902
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 2, 50409 Tartu
  • School of Law
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5390
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 20–324, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Social Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5188
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Narva College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 1900
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 2, 20307 Narva
  • Pärnu College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 445 0520
    Faculty address: 
    Ringi 35, 80012 Pärnu
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5326
Faculty address: 
Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5326
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4210
    Faculty address: 
    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Pharmacy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5286
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Dentistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 731 9856
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 6, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5323
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 8, 50406 Tartu
  • Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4190
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5360
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 5–205, 51005 Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5820
Faculty address: 
Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5820
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Computer Science
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5445
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409 Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 671 8902
    Faculty address: 
    Mäealuse 14, 12618 Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
    Faculty address: 
    W. Ostwaldi 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5261
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 14a, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5860
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 2, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5011
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23, 23b–134, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu Observatory
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4510
    Faculty address: 
    Observatooriumi 1, Tõravere, 61602 Tartumaa
  • Institute of Technology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4800
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5835
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Institutions
  • Library
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5702
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Youth Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5581
    Faculty address: 
    Uppsala 10, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Genomics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4000
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23b, 51010 Tartu
  • Museum
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5674
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 25, 51003 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6076
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Support Units
  • Administrative Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5606
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6339
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • University Office in Tallinn
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6600
    Faculty address: 
    Teatri väljak 3, 10143 Tallinn
  • Estates Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5137
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Finance Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5125
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 4, 51005 Tartu
  • Grant Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6215
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • Information Technology Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6000, IT-help: +372 737 5500
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Human Resources Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5145
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090 Tartu
  • Internal Audit Office
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 17–103, 51005 Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5687
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 102, 104, 209, 210, 50090 Tartu
  • Office of Academic Affairs
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5620
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Procurement Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6632
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Rector's Strategy Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5600
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Student Council
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5400
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18b, 51005 Tartu
Other Units
  • University of Tartu Academic Sports Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5371
    Faculty address: 
    Ujula 4, 51008 Tartu
  • Tartu Student Village
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 9959
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
  • Tartu Students’ Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 730 2400
    Faculty address: 
    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5945
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 1a, 50406 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Foundation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5852
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • View all other units

Contacts

Phone: +372 737 5669
E-mail: kunstide.keskus [ät] ut.ee
Address: Uppsala St 10, Tartu 51003, Estonia
Facebook: /kunstidekeskus

 

Staff of the University of Tartu Centre for Arts

Administrative Staff

Tuulike Kivestu
Head of Centre (0.75 p)
tuulike.kivestu [ät] ut.ee
+372 737 6187 / + 372 525 8231
Uppsala St 10-204, Tartu


Maarja Nõmmik
Academic Affairs Specialist
maarja.nommik [ät] ut.ee
+372 737 5669
Uppsala St 10-130, Tartu.

Please turn to her with 
questions concerning study organisation, the courses offered at the Centre for Arts, continuing education and recognition of prior learning. 

She also gives a course on Sketching

Nõmmik holds a bachelor and master's degree in Painting from the University of Tartu. She is a freelance painter and a member of the Estonian Painters’ Association and Tartu Artists' Union. 

Margot Must
Coordinator
margot.must [ät] ut.ee
+372 737 6187, +372 50 63 686
Uppsala St 10-204, Tartu

Please turn to her with questions concerning the homepage, social media, courses offered at the Centre for Arts, continuing education or any other issues you may have.
 



Tarmo Õunapuu
Technician (0.75 p)
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+372 52 478 74
Uppsala St 10-208A, Tartu.

He prepares the classrooms and takes care of the equipment.


Academic Staff

Ilmar Raag is Professor of Liberal Arts in 2018/2019 giving a lecture and seminar series "What Can Unite Us in a Fragmented World? Techniques and Ethics of Fiction". He is an Estonian essayist, scriptwriter and film director. His best known films are: "Kertu", "The Class" and "A Lady in Paris".

in 1997, Raag graduated the University of Tartu in the field of art history. He has also studied at Paris’ universities: VIII Saint Denis and III La Sorbonne Nouvelle and has MA degree from the University of Ohio in the USA. 

 

In 2001-2005, he worked as the Programme Director and Chairman of the Board in Estonian Public Broadcasting. Raag has lectured both at the Universities of Tartu and Tallinn. He has been the member of the Supervisory Board of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia and the Estonian Film Foundation for many years, as well as the member of the President’s Academic Advisory Board. He has also worked as an advisor of strategic communications at the Estonian Government Communications Office. In 2014, he was a translator at the Defence Forces mission in the Central African Republic and in 2016 in the Republic of Mali.

See further in Wikipedia.
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Anne Parmasto is the Associate Professor of Painting and painter with more than 30 years of experience as a university lecturer. She teaches painting composition, watercolour, oil painting and portrait drawing. Parmasto graduated in 1981 from ERKI (known today as Estonian Academy of Arts), specialising in painting and theatre arts. She has had 39 personal exhibitions and over 300 joint exhibitions in Austria, Belgium, Estonia, Italy, Luxemburg, South-Korea, France, Sweden, Germany (in Art Cologne), Finland, USA, Russia and Belarus.


Parmasto is a member of the Estonian Artists' Association, Estonian Painters' Association, Rabnitztaler Artist Group (in Austria), and Tartu Artists' Union.

She received the Ado Vabbe reward in 2002 and Estonian Association of Artists Award in 1994. 

CV
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Jüri Kask is the Lecturer in Drawing, Painting and Composition and active painter. In 1974 he graduated ERKI (known today as Estonian Academy of Arts) specialising in painting. In the span of his career, Kask has had over 40 personal exhibitions and over 60 joint exhibitions in Estonia and elsewhere. Kask is a member of the Estonian Artists’ Association and the Estonian Painters' Association. He received the Ado Vabbe Scholarship of Arts in 2008, Estonian Culture Reward in 1992 and annual Kristjan Raud Prize in 1991. 


CV
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Rauno Thomas Moss is Assistant in Drawing, Plastic Anatomy and General Compositiona and painter. He teaches sculpture, drawing, illustration, comics, plastic anatomy and general composition. Moss holds a BA in Painting from the University of Tartu as well as MA and PhD in Semiotics and Culture Studies. In addition to painting, he has been engaged in computer graphics and curatorial work, and has published many writings in cultural analyses. He has had a large number of individual and joint exhibitions in Estonia and abroad. Moss belongs to the Estonian Artists' Association, Estonian Painters' Association, Tartu Artists’ Union and Estonian Semiotics Association.

Professional awards: Ado Vabbe Prize in 2010, Gallery Vaal Art Award in 2009, 25 + 5 most beautiful books nominee in 2007, "Hypercube" III prize at Juri Lotman's memorial contest in  2006 and Tartu Young Artist Scholarship (by Ltd. Merko Tartu) in 2005.

Moss' homepage.
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Veiko Klemmer is the Assistant (0.75 p) who teaches multimedia courses and painting. He is also active as an artist. In addition to painting, he is engaged in digital painting, computer graphics and 3D graphics. He holds a BA (2007) and a master's degree (2009) in Painting from the University of Tartu.

Professional awards: Loviisa artists' residencies in 2014, DoRa Scholarship in 2009, Wiiralt Scholarship in 2008 and Kalmus Scholarship in 2007. 

Klemmer's homepage
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Lauri Kärk is the Assistant (0.4 p) who teaches the courses of film art history. He is also a film historian and critic. In addition to the long tradition of film courses at the University of Tartu, he has also taught at the Tallinn University (BFM), the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, and at the Tartu Art College.

Kärk graduated in 1979 with a cum laude in the field of film science at the Institute of Russian Cinematography in Moscow. He has published over 500 film articles and in 2000 book entitled "Pildi sisse minek: …" / "Entering the Frame: Film Writings from Chekhov to Virtual Reality 1977-1999".
 
He has received the Film Criticism Award in 1995 and the Film Book Reward in 2000 from the Cultural Endowment of Estonia.  He has been repeatedly recognised by the magazine Theatre. Music. Cinema, lastly in 2015, and received several other honours.

lauri.kark [ät] ut.ee

Piret Viirpalu is the Assistant in Art Education Methodology (0.25 p) and the Programme Manager for two master programmes: Teacher of Arts and Technology and Teacher of Arts, Handicraft and Home Economics. 

She studied artistic design in Tartu Art School (1991-1995) and has BA for the University of Tartu in Painting. In 2002 she completed the specialty Teacher of Art studies for Elementary and Upper Secondary Schools (thesis "Creativity and Creativity Development: Theory and Possibilities for Its Implementation at School"); In 2008 she got Master's Degree in Pedagogics with thesis "Art Teacher's Understanding of the Purposes and Content of Art Education". Viirpalu is the member of the Estonian Art Education Association and the InSEA - The International Society for Education Through Art. She has participated on the exhibitions of painting students at the University of Tartu and had a joint exhibition with M. Liivak at the Tartu Children's Art School in 2000.

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LECTURERS on AUTUMN SEMESTER 2018/2019

 



Markus Kasemaa is an Estonian artist born in 1972. He is a member of the Estonian Artists' Association and Tartu Artists' Union since 1997. He studied art at Tartu Art School, Department of Sculpture (1990-1991) and at the University of Tartu, Faculty of Philosophy, Department of Painting (1991-1995).  He teaches Improvisational Drawing at the Centre for Arts. 

Kasemaa’s homepage.
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Lilian Langsepp has been a lecturer at the university since 1995, and she also works as a teacher at the Heino Eller Music School (harp, counterpoint). She is a member of the Estonian Music Society, the Association of Estonian Professional Musicians, the Estonian Harpsichord Fellowship and the Pallas Art Society. Since the foundation of the Tartu Early Music Festival "Orient et Occident" in 1996 to the present, she is the consultant, co-author of many materials and editor of the publications. Lilian Langsepp is also a doctoral student in philosophy, focusing on the philosophical analysis of perception of music. She teaches several courses in the field of music at the Centre for Arts: Singing Class based on Gregorian Chant and Themes in the Music of Asian Cultures.

lilian.langsepp [ät] gmail.com


Kadri Lepasson is a zither artist and she has extensive experience as a teacher of traditional songs, dances and instruments. Kadri is a graduate from the University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy with a specialization in traditional music/folklore teacher. Currently Kadri works as a teacher and instructor at the Folk Culture Centre. She teaches Traditional Dance together with Eeva Talsi at the Centre for Arts.

kadri.lepasson [ät] gmail.com


Iñaki Sandoval is one of the leading jazz artists and pianists in the Spanish music scene whose solo performances and concerts with his trio, have taken him to perform concerts and master classes in Spain, Europe and America. Currently he resides in Estonia and is the Director of the UT Viljandi Culture Academy and a lecturer at the Music Department. He is the former Dean of Graduate Studies (2014-2015) and founding director of the Jazz Department (2003-2015) at the Liceu Conservatory in Barcelona.  He teaches The Story of Jazz At the Centre for Arts.

Sandoval's homepage.
inaki.sandoval [ät] ut.ee


Eeva Talsi is a well-known and recognised traditional musician, violinist and songwriter. She is a graduate of the University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy with a specialization in traditional music. Currently Eva works as the head of the traditional music department at H. Eller Tartu Music School. She teaches Traditional Dance together with Kadri Lepasson at the Centre for Arts.

eeva.talsi [ät] tmk.ee



Matti Vainio is a Finnish artist who teaches the course Looking at Art, that observes and analyses art with the students from the artist's point of view. In 2013, he acquired a master's degree at the Aalto University School of Art, Design and Architecture. He has participated in numerous individual and joint exhibitions in Finland, Estonia and elsewhere. He belongs to the Finnish Painters’ Union and the Helsinki Union of Artists.

Vainio’s homepage.
matti.vainio10 [ät] gmail.com