Estonian Academy of Arts
Tallinn / Estonia
The Estonian Academy of Arts (EKA), founded in 1914, is the only public university in Estonia offering higher education in fine arts, design, architecture, media, visual studies, art history, cultural heritage, and conservation. Located in the capital city, Tallinn, it is an active study and research institution and the leading national innovation center in visual culture.
Nearly 1,100 students are currently enrolled at the Estonian Academy of Arts and are taught by 89 professors, associate professors, teachers and lecturers from Estonia and abroad. The Sustainable Design and Material Lab DiMa is a cross-disciplinary research center that connects design-led research and experiential learning while bringing together students, researchers, practitioners, and companies.