Kunstnerisk illustrasjon av Christian Fjeldbu som viser abstrakte former, naturelementer og en kvinneskikkelse.

Art in Education – Building Partnerships with Artists, Schools, Young People and Communities

The objective of the conference is to establish an interdisciplinary arena for dialogue and knowledge exchange about the significance of art in school. The target groups for the conference are practitioners within the field of education as well as research and education staff within universities and university colleges.


The programme is under preparation, and will feature paper presentations, panel discussions, artistic performances, cultural activities/excursions and a reception at the Oslo City Hall. Updates to the programme will be published here on OsloMets web page.

Confirmed international keynote speakers so far are:

Other confirmed speakers: 


A registration link will be available via OsloMet's web page in the spring of 2019 (April/May).



For any enquiries relating to the organization of the conference, please contact:

See also

Facebook event for Art in Education

Illustration: Christian Fjeldbu.

The conference is financially supported by The Research Council of Norway (NFR).

Logo from The Research Council of Norway