Seminar “Why is Art Meaningful?”

Seminar “Why is Art Meaningful?”, project “Contact Persons” with Anu Lampela and Pasi Lampela, University of the Arts, Helsinki

Friday 5th of June, 2023

The Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Tatari 13, Tallinn

Organ Hall (A404)

5-7 pm

Please register by May 31, 2023.

The idea of the project „Contact Persons“ is to discuss the meaning of art in today`s world in Helsinki, Tallinn, Riga and to receive new knowledge. Anu Lampela is pianist, head of the DocMus doctoral school at the Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki and a university lecturer. Pasi Lampela is writer and theatre director.

In Tallinn, the programme on Monday June 5 is as follows:                                                                                    

CONTACT PERSONS TALLINN                                                                                                                             

17:00-17:20 Anu Lamp; Pasi Lampela: About the project “Contact Persons”

17:20-17:40 Performance: Vittoria Ecclesia (clarinet), Sten Lassmann (piano)                                               

 17:40-18:10 Speech “Why is Art Meaningful”– Piret Jaaks (dramatist) and Kerri Kotta(musicologist, composer)                                                                                                       

18:10-19:00 Discussion: Everybody together                                                                                                 

19:00 Reception


The event is organised by the Graduate School of Culture Studies and Arts, supported by the ASTRA project of the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre EMTASTRA,

2014-2020.4.01.16-0043 (European Union, European Regional Development Fund).