Riikka Haapalainen
March 22-25, 2006
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Speakers: Biography

Riikka Haapalainen

Head of Education
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma / Finnish National Gallery
Art Museum Development Department (KEHYS)
Mannerheiminaukio 2
00100 Finland

Riikka Haapalainen holds MA in art history and B.Ed in educational science (adult education). Currently she acts as Head of Education in the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and is PhD student in art history at the University of Helsinki. Haapalainen has lectured and written about history of art, art history writing, museum education and new technology in museums in many institutions and publications.

Riikka will demonstrate The Town and Again - Images of the Urban Finland. National digitisation and content production project (2002 - 2005). [Demonstration]