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Center for Artistic Research

CfAR Staff 

Mieko Kanno, Director, CfAR

Michaela Bränn, Coordinator, CfAR

Tero Heikkinen, Postdoctoral researcher, CfAR

Kirsi Heimonen, University researcher, CfAR 
 

Jyrki Siukonen, Visiting researcher 2018-2021, CfAR

Satu Olkkonen, Visiting researcher 2018-2021, CfAR

Pekka Kantonen, Visiting researcher 2019-2021, CfAR

David Kerr, Visiting Researcher 2019-2020, CfAR

Paula Kramer, Visiting researcher, 2020, CfAR 

Mari Martin, Visitin researcher, 2020-2021, CfAR 

Özgü Gündeşlioğlu, Visiting researcher 2020-2021, CfAR

Elina Saloranta, Visiting researcher 2021-2022, CfAR

Sasha Mäkilä, Visiting researcher 2020-2021, CfAR

Juho Laitinen, Visiting researcher 2020-2021, CfAR

Kajsa Dahlbäck, Visiting researcher, 2021-2022, CfAR 
 

CfAR Steering group (15.12.2016 - 31.7.2020)

Mieko Kanno, Professor, Sibelius Academy

Mika Elo, Professor, Academy of Fine Arts

Leena Rouhiainen, Professor, Theatre Academy 

Kristiina Ilmonen, Professor, Sibelius Academy 

Michaela Bränn, Specialist, Research and Publication services
 

E-mail: firstname.lastname@uniarts.fi

Search for information on researcher projects on the Uniarts Helsinki website
 

CfAR Academy-based Artistic Research Project 2019-2020:
Phenomenological explorations in artistic research through cases of breath, air and atmosphere focused performance and choreography

Kirsi Heimonen 10/2019-8/2020 and Leena Rouhiainen 4-6/2020

 
CfAR Academy-based Artistic Research Project 2018-2019:

Silence, Practicing and Transformation Processes 
The Silence Ensemble: Kirsi HeimonenPetri Kaverma and Anu Vehviläinen 

 

Postdoctoral researchers during academic year 2019-2020:

Jenni Lättilä
Elina Saloranta
Luis Rene Guerra Mirand
Jana Unmüßig
 

Postdoctoral researchers, four-month fixed-term positions during 2018: 

Pekka Kantonen
Tanja Tiekso
Mari Martin
Dimitris Papageorgiou
 

Postdoctoral researchers during academic year 2016–2017:

Jyrki Siukonen
Kirsi Heimonen
Paula Kramer