Professor, Dr. art- duodji, Gunvor Guttorm at Sami University College is leading a Thematic Network on Indigenous Arts and Crafts. The focus of the TN is to exchange knowledge and research about traditional art (handicraft, craft) and contemporary arts and crafts and a discussion of methodology of the field. The other focus is exchange of guest lecturers of the field and student exchange. Partners include University of Manitoba, Arctic State Institute of Culture and Art, Yakutsk, Russia, Saami Educational Center in Jokkmokk, Sweden, Saami Educational Center in Inari, Finland, Arctic College.
UArctic International Secretariat / University of Lapland Box 122 / FIN-96101 / Rovaniemi, Finland / tel. +358-16-341 341/ www.uarctic.org