Master's Degree Programme in Live Art and Performance Studies (LAPS)

General

Live Art and Performance Studies (LAPS) is a two-year English-language Master’s programme that focuses on Artistic and Performance Research. It is one of the very few Master’s programmes in the world that focuses on the intersection of Performance Studies and the practice of Live Art/Performance Art.

Uniarts Helsinki’s next application period for LAPS is Jan 2021. 

Admission and studies

How to apply
The next application period to Uniarts Helsinki for LAPS is January 2021. Applying takes place electronically via the Opintopolku (Studyinfo) service. Prior to applying, carefully read the admissions instructions of Uniarts Helsinki’s Theatre Academy.
Studies
The LAPS programme provides an interdisciplinary approach to Performance Art / Live Art and Performance Studies. The diverse fields of our lecturers, mentors and visiting artists and theorists reflect our eclectic approach. LAPS is constructed around rotating 1-to-1 mentorships, and includes group seminars in areas of core knowledge, art criticism, actionism and live art.

Contacts

Professor
Tero Nauha
+358504710467
tero.nauha@uniarts.fi

 

Planner 
Jaakko Hannula
+358 (0) 503094361 
jaakko.hannula@uniarts.fi