Relate North 2016. Practising Place: Heritage, Art and Design for Creative Communities

  • Permar, R. (Organiser)
  • Glen Coutts (Organiser)
  • Timo Jokela (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference


This was the fifth annual symposium and exhibition of the Arctic Sustainable Arts and Design (ASAD) thematic network of the University of the Arctic. The exhibition included a variety of media from sculpture to textiles, painting and printmaking; from traditional to contemporary digital media. 26 exhibitors came from 7 ASAD partner countries, Alaska, Canada, Finland, Iceland, Russia, Scotland and Sweden. The symposium included artists, academics, researchers and museum curators from these countries and additionally featured local specialist, Dr Ian Tait, Curator of the Shetland Museum and Archives as one of the keynote speakers.
Period7 Nov 201610 Nov 2016
Event typeConference
LocationUnited KingdomShow on map


  • Relate North, University of the Arctic,