Study Visual Arts in Finland

Study Visual Arts in Finland

Studying Visual Arts

Visual arts study the arrangement of colours, shapes or other elements that influence the sense of beauty, especially the discovery of beauty in a graphic and plastic environment. Visual arts graduates can follow careers as cartoonists, illustrators, industrial designers and more.

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Studying in Finland

Finland is situated in northern Europe and neighbours Sweden, Norway and Russia. For an international student Finland is both an exotic and a safe target country. Finnish society is credible: a networked and transparent open civic society, where education is always a top first priority.

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3 Visual Arts Master's degrees in Finland

M.A. Arctic Art and Design

The Arctic Art and Design master’s programme at University of Lapland  focuses on the intersection of art and design, using the strengths of both disciplines. 

Faculty of Art and Design
M.A. Visual Culture and Contemporary Art: Curating, Managing and Mediating Art (CuMMA)

Visual Culture and Contemporary Art: Curating, Managing and Mediating Art (CuMMA) is a two-year, transdisciplinary major on contemporary art and its publics and is delivered by Aalto University. It provides a structure for reflection and acting, learning and organizing in art institutions and the public sphere. We aim to explore possibilities to understand and shift the paradigms of contemporary art and the world around us.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
M.A. Visual Culture and Contemporary Art (ViCCA)

Visual Culture and Contemporary Art at Aalto University focuses on tutoring students to develop and contextualize their own artistic, curatorial or theoretical work. It is open to artists and practitioners with different backgrounds. The program explores new forms of artistic production and professional agency within the broader field of contemporary art and visual culture.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture