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Kaia Ansip

Kaia Ansip in Reverso galeria

“Broken Forests” tells a story about the before and after of a deadly wildfire in Pedrogão Grande. It analyses the relation to land which seems to have started acting dangerously and unpredictably. The work is an answer to a trauma that comes from living on the Anthropocene post-apocalyptic landscape. It expresses worry, love and fear for a place which has been changed by eucalyptus ...

“B106” – Exhibition of Jewellery and Blacksmithing Students

B106 represents the jointed innate structure spawning the next generation of metal artists at EKA. Everyone is different, but connected by their curiosity to learn the riddles of the material. The works in the exhibition showcase our students’ interpretations of different forms of inner structures and representations of going bare to the bone. The exhibition pieces have been produced ...

‘Synthesis of Landscapes’ at ARS

On Wednesday, October 12, at 18:00, we will open the joint art exhibition titled “Synthesis of Landscapes” by Art Academy students from four different departments at ARS Art Factory Studio 53 and 98 (Pärnu mnt 154, Tallinn). The group exhibition uses the spatio-temporal outputs typical of installation art to question the artists’ individual observations about their living ...
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Pilvi Tammoja and Erinn M. Cox at the Tartu Art House

Pilvi Tammoja and Erinn M. Cox with their joint exhibition “That Girl” in the small gallery of Tartu Art House. The artists present contemporary jewellery pieces that depict, deny, define, and distort the images we hold of ourselves as women. The works are inspired by our vulnerabilities, our strengths, our fears, and our desires — whether they are real or imagined.  They are thinking about ...
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Kadri Mälk in Hop Gallery: “Kadri Goes Green”

Space-installation “Kadri Goes Green” Tallinn, gallery HOP, Hobusepea 2 in Tallinn Old Town.  Free entrance. Motto of the exposition (according to art historian Tiina Abel who paraphrased her father, a famous Estonian comic Ervin Abel): Live in a way that if you collapse, then everyone believes its from the utmost happyness. You’ll find yourself in a living-room, where there meet the try-outs ...
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Kaia Ansip and Yufang Hu graduation exhibition

Invitation to the opening of the exhibition of Kaia Ansip and Yufang Hu, MA students of Jewelery and Blacksmithing, May 27, 6 pm at Rotermanni 7 The exhibition is part of the TASE’22 Grad Show.  The exhibition is open until June 9. 
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SHIFT: Jewellery and Blacksmithing joint exhibition

On May 19, a joint exhibition “SHIFT” of the second-year jewelery and blacksmithing students of the Estonian Academy of Arts will be opened in the Old Town of Tallinn, Uus tn 4, where various states of change will be discussed. There is a constant hidden movement within the apparent stability of the material world. Although stability and change seem at first sight to be opposites, change is ...
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EKA designers at World Design Capital Valencia 2022 exhibition

The exhibition of Estonian sustainable design "Second Chance", organized by the Estonian Association of Designers and the Estonian Academy of Arts, will be opened in Palacio de Colomina in Valencia, on May 9th, featuring innovative sustainable design solutions from more than 20 Estonian designers. The curator of the exhibition is the President of the Estonian Association of Designers, Ilona ...
  • Our Jewellery and Blacksmithing department is really strong in the field of contemporary jewellery. I learned not only technical or artistic approaches, but also the philosophy of jewellery art. In addition to being remarkable artists and teachers, Kadri Mälk and Tanel Veenre also give great business advice, like artist-gallery etiquette, image development, professionalism, etc.
    Sofia Hallik
    MA Jewellery and Blacksmithing '15
    Current PhD student