Department of Art

Henrika Ylirisku

University Teacher
Henrika Ylirisku
Henrika Ylirisku


Artistic and research interests

Dr. Ylirisku works as a university teacher in the Visual Art Education programme at the Department of Art. Her doctoral dissertation explores environmental art education using a critical posthumanist approach. Ylirisku's research interests include linkages of environmental thought and art education, posthumanist educational philosophies, postqualitative and artistic methodologies, and multispecies and material entanglements. Her recent artistic practice is inspired by walking art.


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Devlopment Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

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