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Hooray! We are celebrating our 10-year anniversary in 2023! The celebrations will be themed around the future of arts.

The public examination of Lauren O’Neal’s doctoral thesis

The public examination of Lauren O´Neal’s doctoral research will take place on Friday, 26 May at the Academy of Fine Arts.

Disorientation exhibition, Lamont Gallery, 2017. A undulating wave of white paper hangs from the ceiling by strings and bright yellow tape. Paintings in blue, red, and brown tones lean against a tan linen wall. A steel rolling scaffold sits at the edge of the gallery.

Author of the thesis Lauren O’Neal, Master of Fine Arts

Title of the thesis Assembling a Praxis: Choreographic Thinking and Curatorial Agency

Examiner Adesola Akinleye, PhD (Texas Woman’s University)  

Chair Mika Elo, Professor (University of the Arts Helsinki’s Academy of Fine Arts)

The doctoral thesis can be read in the University of the Arts Helsinki publication archive Taju.


26.5.2023 at 12:00


Kookos Auditorium 1

Haapaniemenkatu 6

00530 Helsinki

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The language of the event is English.

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