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Minna Valjakka, PhD

  • PL 59 (Unioninkatu 38)

    00014

    Finland

20032019

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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Education information

PhD in Art History (2011)
MA in East Asian Studies (2005)

External positions

the Title of Docent, East Asian Studies / Urban Studies, Centre for East Asian Studies (CEAS), Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Turku

3 Jun 2020 → …

Senior Research Fellow, Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore

1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019

Research Fellow, Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore

17 Jan 201731 Dec 2018

Affiliated Fellow, International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden University

1 Nov 20153 Oct 2016

Fields of Science

  • 6132 Visual arts and design
  • East and Southeast Asian urban creativity
  • East and Southeast Asian urban art
  • East and Southeast Asian environmental art
  • East and Southeast Asian contemporary art
  • East and Southeast Asian Art History
  • 5200 Other social sciences
  • Urban Studies
  • 6131 Theatre, dance, music, other performing arts

Publications

Co-authoring the space: the initial Lennon Wall Hong Kong in 2014 as socially engaged creativity

Valjakka, M., 12 Dec 2019, In : Cultural Studies. 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Cross-cultural collaboration: Modes of participation for co-creation of the urban public space

Valjakka, M., 5 Sep 2019, Cultures of Participation: Arts, Digital Media and Cultural Institutions. Eriksson, B., Stage, C. & Valtysson, B. (eds.). Routledge, p. 51-70 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Worlding through gendering: Female agency, artistic practices and spatio-aesthetic dynamics in and for cities

Valjakka, M., 16 Apr 2019, In : City, Culture and Society. 19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Visual Arts, Representations and Interventions in Contemporary China. Urbanized Interface

Valjakka, M. (ed.) & Wang, M. (ed.), 2018, Amsterdam University Press. (Asian Cities)

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

Translocal site-responsiveness of urban creativity in Mainland China

Valjakka, M., 2018, Visual Arts, Representations and Interventions in Contemporary China: Urbanized Interface. Valjakka, M. & Wang, M. (eds.). Amsterdam University Press, p. 285-315 31 p. (Asian Cities).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Projects

Activities

Suomi-Kiina-seura

Tiina Airaksinen (Attendee), , Marja Elina Sinkkonen (Attendee), & Minna Kristiina Valjakka (Attendee)

14 Mar 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

RE:Public Cultural Typhoon 2015

Minna Valjakka (Speaker: Presenter)

13 Jun 201514 Jun 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Seoul National University

Minna Valjakka (Visiting researcher)

Feb 2015Jul 2015

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

ICAS 9

Minna Valjakka (Speaker: Presenter)

5 Jul 20159 Jul 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Discussion event "Experimental University of MAD City"

Minna Valjakka (Speaker: Presenter)

2 May 2014

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks