At a meeting after the Estonian Midsummer (Jaanipäev), the Estonian Academy of Arts and the current Professor of Animation, Priit Pärn agreed upon the future teaching responsibilities at the Animation Department for the next three years. Priit Pärn will continue as the part-time Visiting Professor and Head of Master curriculum and Olga Pärn will become the Visiting Associate Professor and Head of Bachelor programme as of this autumn. The new Head of Animation Department will be Helen Unt, who will also carry the duties of Visiting Lecturer.
About the Estonian Academy of Arts
The Estonian Academy of Arts offers studies in more than thirty different curricula at the faculties of Architecture, Design, Art Culture and Fine Arts and in many of those fields, it is the main and only higher education facility in Estonia, providing degrees on all three levels. The Academy of Arts collaborates with the world’s top universities and is a member of influential international educational and professional networks, which provides the students and staff with wonderful possibilities to widen their perspectives and ways of thinking and self development. The Estonian Academy of Arts is the founding member of the Estonian Design Centre and Estonian Centre of Architecture and takes an active part in the development of governmental strategies in the fields of design, urban planning, art and education. The students and academic staff of the Academy of Arts vigorously participate in the discussions and developments of the local society and living environment. Through its alumni and in collaboration with them, the members of the Estonian Academy of Arts represent the Republic of Estonia at the significant and major international arenas.
The Academy welcomes socially sensitive, motivated and creative thinkers.