Research units & titles
- Department of Art - Doctoral studies
Artistic and research interests
Ylirisku is a doctoral student at the Department of Art and works as a part time teacher in the program of Visual Art Education. Her background is in visual art education (MA), geography and martial arts. She has been teaching at different levels of schooling since 2002. Ylirisku's ongoing doctoral research explores environmental art education using an ecological posthumanist approach. Her research interests include eco-critical and posthumanist philosophies, transformative art pedagogies, embodiment in learning, and arts-based research methods.