NOBA Nordic Baltic contemporary art platform

TAKKK and Kohila Symposium artists discussion „Art & Sustainability: What is the Responsibility of the ARTist?“ in Kohila, Tohisoo Manor. Presentations and discussions are in English. Free participation.

TAKKK symposium curator: Elo Liiv

Artists: Uku Sepsivart (EST), Elena Redaelli (ITA), Michele Seffino (AUT)

Samuelle Green (USA)



12.00 – 13:00

TOPIC I: Possibility of Biodiversity in the City – introduction by Alide Zvorovski

12.20 – 12.50 Why Should Biodiversity Matter to Us? featured by Merle Karro-Kalberg 

14.00- 14.45 TOPIC II: Wood-firing – rigid and flexible – introduction by Jekaterina Kultajeva

Wood-Firing: the Good, the Bad & the Ashes featured by Külli Kõiv 

14.45 – 15.00 Coffee break

15:00 – 16:45 TOPIC III: The ecological footprint of art – introduction by Elo Liiv

What Does Art Weigh? featured by Siim Preiman

Discussions moderated by Elo Liiv


* Ethics of artificial materials in environmental art

* Ways of extra-eco wood-firing

* Enriching public space with art

* Options of pottery recycling


 31.07 at 4:30 pm Opening of the TAKKK Symposium in Tammiku

TAKKK Art Center / Tammiku Village, Kose Parish , Harju County

After the opening of the Symposium we will head to Kohila, where we will introduce installations by Italian and Austrian creators. Gathering at 6 pm in front of the Kohila Paper Factory

 31.07 – 15.08.21 The Exhibition is Open

15.08.21 Guide Tour Tammiku-Kohila, Closing Event


More information:

TAKKK Art Center

Gallery name: TAKKK Art Centre

Open: 25.07.2021 - 15.08.2021