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UYTY0206 Environmental Art Workshop, 2 ECTS cr. 
Code UYTY0206  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name Environmental Art Workshop  Abbreviation Environmental A 
Credits2 ECTS cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeBasic studies Subject0154 Environment, Art and Community 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
Organisation Faculty of Art and Design 


At the end of this course student is able to

- plan and create environmental art work
- document the working process


The content varies from year to year. Workshop include working in nature or in urban environment.


Lectures (3 hours), workshop studying (40 hours), independent studies (11 hours).


Active participation to the lectures and workshop, report on workshop.

Supplementary Literature 

Beardsly, J.: Earthworks and beyond, 1984
Johansson, H.: Maataidetta jäljittämässä, 2005
Kivi, J.: Kaunotaiteellinen eräreiteilyopas, 2004
Lippard, L.: The Lure of the Local, 1997


Pass / fail


4th period (in the end of May)

Target Group 

BA, primary for students who have done courses UYTY0107 Introduction to community art and environment and UART1103 Art and visual culture in the north.


Maria Huhmarniemi, Antti Stöckell

Language of instruction 

Lectures in English.

Additional information 

The course usually takes place outside of Rovaniemi and students are required to pay some travelling costs.


Current and upcoming courses
No teaching

Upcoming exams
No exams.