Contemporary art at Aalto University is engaged in active dialogues within the broader field of visual culture and the unique multidisciplinary context and possibilities available through the university’s various academic disciplines. Art interacts with research, planning and public debate creating new forms of artistic production and new professional agencies. The Professor in Contemporary Art is expected to be an exceptional and active artist, eager to bring her/his particular expertise, experience and contribution to this vibrant and developing environment.
The position will be filled on the basis of artistic merits with the title of Professor of Practice. The appointment will be for a fixed 5-year term, beginning August 1st 2017 or as agreed.