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27.06.1969
katrin.kivimaa@artun.ee
Senior Research Fellow (0,5), Institute of Art History and Visual Culture, Estonian Academy of Arts

Career

Institutions and positions
01.09.2010–...   
Estonian Academy of Arts, Faculty of Art and Culture, Senior Researcher (0,50)
01.01.2012–30.06.2012   
University of Leeds, Visiting Researcher, School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies (1,00)
01.09.2010–31.08.2017   
Estonian Academy of Arts, Faculty of Art and Culture, Institute of Art History and Visual Culture, Professor (0,50)
01.09.2006–31.08.2010   
Estonian Academy of Arts, Faculty of Art and Culture, Institute of Art History and Visual Culture, Professor extraordinarius (1,00)
01.03.2004–31.12.2004   
Estonian Academy of Arts, Extraordinary Associate Professor (1,00)
01.01.2000–31.12.2000   
University of Lincolnshire&Humberside, Visiting Lecturer (0,10)
01.01.2000–31.12.2003   
University of Leeds, Teaching Assistant, School of Fine Art, Art History and Cultural Studies (0,50)
01.01.1999–31.12.1999   
Center for Contemporary Arts, Estonia, project co-ordinator, Interstanding 3 new media art festival (0,50)
01.01.1999–31.12.2005   
Tallinn University, Visiting Lecturer (0,10)
01.01.1996–31.12.2003   
Estonian Academy of Arts, Visiting Lecturer (0,10)
01.01.1993–31.12.1997   
Foundation Kultuurileht, art editor, cultural weekly Sirp, (1997 also deputy editor) (1,00)
 
 
Education
2000–2004   
PhD in art history, School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies, University of Leeds
1997–1999   
MPhil in gender studies, Program on Gender and Culture, Central European University, Budapest/Open University, UK
1994–1995   
MA-level diploma in art history, Department of History and Philosophy of Art and Architecture, Central European University, Prague
1987–1993   
diploma cum laude in history and art history, Department of History of Faculty of Philosophy in Tartu University
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2009−...   
member of the editorial board of the Baltic Journal of Art History
2000−...   
member of the editorial board of Ariadne Lõng: Journal of Gender Studies
1997−...   
member of AICA (International Association of Art Critics)
1996−...   
member of the Estonian Society of Art Historians
1996−...   
member of the Estonian Artists' Union
2012−2013   
member of the Board of the Center for Contemporary Arts Estonia
2011−2011   
Symposium "Common Differences: Feminist Curating in Eastern Europe", Estonian Academy of Arts
2009−2009   
organisation of the international conference of Estonian Society of Art Historians
2009−2012   
member of the Board of Estonian Academy of Arts
2009−2011   
member of the Board of Tallinn Art Hall
2008−2009   
"Gender Check: Femininity and Masculinity in the Art of Eastern Europe" (MUMOK, Vienna, 2009-2010), researcher and member of the advisory board
2008−2009   
Expert for the National Student Research Competition
2008−2008   
member of the jury for the Konrad Mägi Prize in painting
2007−2009   
member of the Fine and Applied Arts Council, Cultural Endowment of Estonia
2007−2012   
Head of the Institute of Art History, Estonian Academy of Arts
2000−2001   
member of the jury for the Annual State Awards for Culture
1996−1996   
member of the jury of the annual exhibition of Soros Center of Contemporary Art, Estonia
 
 
Creative work
2018 Screening of the video work at the event "Crazy Love: Selected Works from the Archive of the Centre for Contemporary Arts, Estonia", Contemporary Art Museum of Estonia.
2010 Co-curator of the exhibition "The Soviet Woman in Estonian Art" (co-curated with Kädi Talvoja), Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia; https://kumu.ekm.ee/en/the-soviet-woman-in-estonian-art/.
2007 Art book "So Communication: Translating Each Other's Words" (co-authored with Clare Charnley), Estonian Academy of Arts, Beacon Press, 2007.
2007 Co-author in Clare Charnley's (UK) exhibition 'Gift of Tongues', Hobuspea Gallery, Tallinn, December 2007.
2002 Performance ‘Speech’, co-authored with Clare Charnley (UK), International Live Art Festival Kananahk, Haapsalu, Estonia.
1999 Video work 'Spoiling the Innocent Citizens' at the Urban Festival 'BackDoor Media' (curator Hanno Soans).
 
 
Additional information
2018 'Feminist Festival Ladyfest in Estonia 2011-2018', research seminar, Institute of Art History and Visual Culture, Estonian Academy of Arts
2014 'History and Women’s Work in Estonian Feminist Art', Yale Baltic-Scandinavian Studies Conference, Yale University, New Haven
2013 'Working with Feminism: On Recent Curatorial Histories in Eastern Europe', symposium Good Girls: Memory, Desire, Power, Romanian Contemporary Art Centre, Bucharest
2013 Guest lecture 'Writing the histories of feminist exhibitions and curatingin the Baltic states', Umea University, Sweden
2012 'Beyond belatedness and absences: Some examples of critical feminist art from a post-Soviet culture', seminar Reshuffling the Keywords: Discussions and Trajectories in Post-Socialist Art History, Institute of Art History, Estonian Academy of Arts
2012 'Writing the histories of feminist exhibitions and curating in East and Central Europe', research seminar, School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies, University of Leeds
2011 ‘Rethinking Our Im/Possibilities: Feminism, Art, and Estonia’, symposium Common Differences: Issues for Feminist Curating in Post-Socialist Europe, Estonian Academy of Arts
2010 ‘A Lost Cause of the Working Heroines? History, Representation and Exhibitions’, symposium Gender Check: Narratives and Exhibition Practices, Museum of Modern Art, Vienna
2010 ‘Post-Soviet Rethinking of Art History: The Case of Feminist Art Writing in Estonia’, conference The History of Art History in Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun
2009 ‘Serving National Culture? Ideologies of Estonian Art History in Post-Soviet Period’, Mind and Matter – Nordic Conference for Art Historians, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
2009 'How Does Feminism Speak East? Checking Politics of Gender in Eastern European Art', Christina Institute research seminar, University of Helsinki
2009 'Twenty Years Later: Actually Existing Feminism and Art in Central and East Europe’, symposium Reading Gender: Art, Power and Politics of Representations in Eastern Europe, Museum of Modern Art, Vienna
2007 ‘Representations of Soviet and National Femininities in Estonian Socialist Realist Art’, Estonian Gender Studies Conference, Tartu University
2007 ‘New Art History and Estonian Art Writing’, panel discussion at the Annual Conference of the Estonian Society of Art Historians, Kadrioru Museum of Art, Tallinn
2005 ‘From the ‘West’ of the Soviet Union to the East of Europe: National Identities and Gender in Estonian Women’s Art of the Post-Soviet Period 1991-2000’, conference Women’s World 2005, Ewha Women’s University, Seoul

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2011, Katrin Kivimaa, The annual prize for best monograph in history for the collective of authors of "History of Estonian Art V, 1900-1940"
2011, Katrin Kivimaa, Nomination for the National Research Award in the field of humanities
2010, Katrin Kivimaa, Nomination for the best non-fiction book of 2009 award, Estonian Cultural Endowment, for ""Movements of Thought in the Twentieth Century" (author collective)
2009, Katrin Kivimaa, Ervin Pütsep Annual Prize for the single-authored monograph in art history
2009, Katrin Kivimaa, Kone Foundation Fellowship at Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki
 
 
Fields of research
ETIS RESEARCH FIELD: 2. Culture and Society; 2.5. Aesthetics and Arts Research; CERCS RESEARCH FIELD: H310 Art history
ETIS RESEARCH FIELD: 2. Culture and Society; 2.5. Aesthetics and Arts Research; SPECIFICATION: Modern and contemporary history of art; visual culture; social and feminist histories of art
ETIS RESEARCH FIELD: 2. Culture and Society; 2.5. Aesthetics and Arts Research
 
 

Completed projects

Supervised dissertations

Publications

Category
Year
Publication
 
3.2.
2022
1.2.
2021
3.2.
2020
6.7.
2020
3.2.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.7.
2019
1.2.
2018
6.6.
2018
1.1.
2017
6.6.
2017
6.4.
2016
6.6.
2016
6.6.
2016
6.8.
2016
1.2.
2015
6.3.
2015
6.3.
2015
6.6.
2015
3.2.
2014
6.6.
2014
6.6.
2013
1.3.
2012
3.2.
2012
3.2.
2012
3.2.
2012
3.4.
2012
4.1.
2012
6.5.
2012
6.6.
2012
6.2.
2011
6.3.
2011
6.6.
2011
1.2.
2010
1.2.
2010
3.2.
2010
3.2.
2010
4.1.
2010
6.3.
2010
1.1.
2009
1.2.
2009
1.3.
2009
2.2.
2009
3.2.
2009
3.2.
2009
3.2.
2009
6.3.
2009
1.2.
2008
1.3.
2008
6.2.
2008
1.2.
2007
3.2.
2007
6.7.
2007
3.2.
2006
6.7.
2006
1.2.
2005
1.2.
2004
3.4.
2004
3.5.
2004
6.2.
2004
1.1.
2003
1.2.
2003
1.2.
2002
3.2.
2002
6.6.
2002
1.1.
2001
1.2.
2001
1.2.
2001
6.6.
2001
1.3.
2000
3.2.
2000
3.2.
2000
4.2.
2000
6.6.
2000
1.2.
1999
3.4.
1999
14.02.2022
27.06.1969
katrin.kivimaa@artun.ee
vanemteadur (0,5), Kunstiteaduse ja visuaalkultuuri instituut, Eesti Kunstiakadeemia

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.09.2010–...   
Eesti Kunstiakadeemia, Kunstikultuuri teaduskond, Vanemteadur (0,50)
01.01.2012–30.06.2012   
University of Leeds, Külalisteadur (1,00)
01.09.2010–31.08.2017   
Eesti Kunstiakadeemia, Kunstikultuuri teaduskond, Kunstiteaduse ja visuaalkultuuri instituut, Professor (0,50)
01.09.2006–31.08.2010   
Eesti Kunstiakadeemia, Kunstikultuuri teaduskond, Kunstiteaduse ja visuaalkultuuri instituut, Erakorraline professor (1,00)
01.03.2004–31.12.2004   
Eesti Kunstiakadeemia, Erakorraline dotsent (1,00)
01.01.2000–31.12.2000   
University of Lincolnshire&Humberside, Külalislektor (0,10)
01.01.2000–31.12.2003   
University of Leeds, Assistent (0,50)
01.01.1999–31.12.1999   
Kaasaegse Kunsti Eesti Keskus, projektikoordinaator, Interstanding 3 meediakunsti festival (0,50)
01.01.1999–31.12.2005   
Tallinna Ülikool, Külalislektor (0,10)
01.01.1996–31.12.2003   
Eesti Kunstiakadeemia, Külalislektor (0,10)
01.01.1993–31.12.1997   
Sihtasutus Kultuurileht, Sirp, kunstitoimetaja (1997 tegevtoimetaja) (1,00)
 
 
Haridustee
2000–2004   
filosoofiadoktor (PhD) kunstiajaloo alal, University of Leeds, UK
1997–1999   
filosoofiamagister (MPhil) soouuringute alal, Kesk-Euroopa Ülikool, Budapest/Open University, UK
1994–1995   
MA-tasemel diplom kunstiajaloos, Kesk-Euroopa Ülikool, Praha
1987–1993   
kunstiajalugu ja ajalugu, diplom cum laude, Tartu Ülikool
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2009−...   
Baltic Journal of Art History toimetuskolleegiumi liige
2000−...   
ajakirja Ariadne Lõng toimetuskolleegiumi liige
1997−...   
rahvusvahelise kunstikriitika organisatsiooni AICA liige
1996−...   
Eesti Kunstiteadlaste ja Kuraatorite Ühingu liige
1996−...   
Eesti Kunstnike Liidu liige
2012−2013   
Kaasaegse Kunsti Eesti Keskuse nõukogu liige
2011−2011   
Sümpoosium "Common Differences: Feminist Curating in Eastern Europe", Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
2009−2009   
Kunstiteaduse instituudi ja Kunstiteadlaste Ühingu rahvusvahelise aastakonverentsi organiseerimine
2009−2012   
Eesti Kunstiakadeemia nõukogu liige
2009−2011   
SA Kunstihoone nõukogu liige
2008−2009   
"Gender Check: Femininity and Masculinity in the Art of Eastern Europe" (Moodsa Kunsti Muuseum MUMOK, Viin, 2009-2010) uurija ja nõuandva kolleegiumi liige
2008−2009   
Üliõpilaste teadustööde riikliku konkursi hindamisekspert
2008−2008   
Konrad Mäe preemia zürii liige
2007−2009   
Eesti Kultuurikapitali kujutava ja rakenduskunsti sihtkapitali liige
2007−2012   
EKA Kunstiteaduse instituudi juhataja, kunstiteaduse BA- ja MA-taseme õppekavade juht
2000−2001   
Riigi kultuuripreemiate žürii liige
1996−1996   
Sorose Kaasaegse Kunsti Eesti Keskuse aastanäituse zürii liige
 
 
Loometöö
2018 Osalemine videoteosega KKEK videoteoste esitlusel "Hull armastus: KKEKi arhiivist valitud teosed", Eesti Kaasaegse Kunsti Muuseum.
2010 Näituse "Nõukogude naine eesti kunstis" kureerimine KUMU kunstimuuseumis (kaaskuraator Kädi Talvoja).
2007 Kunstiraamat "So Communication: Translating Each Other's Words" (kaasautor Clare Charnley), Eesti Kunstiakadeemia, Beacon Press, 2007.
2007 Kaasautor Clare Charnley (UK) näitusel "Keelteand", Hobuspea galerii, Tallinn, detsember 2007.
2002 Performance ‘Speech’ koostöös Clare Charnley'ga (UK),rahvusvaheline tegevuskunstifestival Kananahk, Haapsalu.
1999 Videoteos "Süütute linnakodanike rikkumisest" (1998-1999) linnakultuuri festivalil "Backdoor media" (kuraator Hanno Soans).
 
 
Lisainfo
2018 "Feministlik kultuurifestival jõuab Eestisse: Ladyfest 2011– 2018", uurimisseminar, Kunstiteaduse ja visuaalkultuuri instituut, EKA
2014 "History and Women’s Work in Estonian Feminist Art", Balti ja Skandinaavia uuringute konverents, Yale’i Ülikool, New Haven
2013 "Working with Feminism: On Recent Curatorial Histories in Eastern Europe", symposium Good
 Girls: Memory, Desire, Power, Romanian Contemporary Art Centre, Bucharest
2013 külalisloeng "Writing the histories of feminist exhibitions and curating in the Baltic states", Umea Ülikool, Rootsi
2012 'Beyond belatedness and absences: Some examples of critical feminist art from a post-Soviet culture', seminar Reshuffling the Keywords: Discussions and Trajectories in Post-Socialist Art History, KVI, EKA
2012 "Writing the histories of feminist exhibitions and curating in East and Central Europe", uurimisseminar, School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies, University of Leeds
2011 "Rethinking Our Im/Possibilities: Feminism, Art, and Estonia", symposium Common Differences: Issues for Feminist Curating in Post-Socialist Europe, EKA
2010 "A Lost Cause of the Working Heroines? History, Representation and Exhibitions", symposium Gender Check: Narratives and Exhibition Practices, Moodsa Kunsti Muuseum, Viin
2010 "Post-Soviet Rethinking of Art History: The Case of Feminist Art Writing in Estonia", konverents The History of Art History in Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe, Kopernikuse Ülikool, Torun
2009 "Serving National Culture? Ideologies of Estonian Art History in Post-Soviet Period", Mind and Matter – Nordic Conference for Art Historians, Jyväskylä Ülikool
2009 "How Does Feminism Speak East? Checking Politics of Gender in Eastern European Art", Kristiina instituutti uurimisseminar, Helsinki Ülikool
2009 "Twenty Years Later: Actually Existing Feminism and Art in Central and East Europe’" symposium Reading Gender: Art, Power and Politics of Representations in Eastern Europe, Moodsa Kunsti Muuseum, Viin
2007 "Representations of Soviet and National Femininities in Estonian Socialist Realist Art", Eesti soouuringute konverents, Tartu Ülikool
2007 Paneeldiskussioon ""Uus kunstiajalugu” ja eesti kunstikirjutus", Eesti Kunstiteadlaste Ühingu aastakonverents, Kadrioru Kunstimuuseum
2005 "From the ‘West’ of the Soviet Union to the East of Europe: National Identities and Gender in Estonian Women’s Art of the Post-Soviet Period 1991-2000", konverents Women’s World 2005, Ewha Women’s University, Seoul

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2011, Katrin Kivimaa, Eesti ajalookirjanduse preemia 2010 "Eesti kunsti ajalugu V, 1900-1940" (autorkonnas)
2011, Katrin Kivimaa, Riikliku teaduspreemia nominatsioon humanitaarteaduste vallas
2010, Katrin Kivimaa, Kultuurkapitali kirjanduse sihtkapitali 2009 aastapreemia nominent "20. sajandi mõttevoolud" (autorkonnas)
2009, Katrin Kivimaa, Ervin Pütsepa aastapreemia kunstiteadusliku monograafia eest
2009, Katrin Kivimaa, Kone Fondi uurimisstipendium, Helsingin yliopiston tutkijakollegium
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
ETIS VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.5. Kunstiteadus; CERCS VALDKOND: H310 Kunstiajalugu
ETIS VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.5. Kunstiteadus; TÄPSUSTUS: Moodsa ja kaasaegse kunsti ajalugu; visuaalkultuur; sotsiaalne ja feministlik kunstiajalugu
ETIS VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.5. Kunstiteadus

Lõppenud projektid

Juhendatud väitekirjad

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
3.2.
2022
1.2.
2021
3.2.
2020
6.7.
2020
3.2.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.6.
2019
6.7.
2019
1.2.
2018
6.6.
2018
1.1.
2017
6.6.
2017
6.4.
2016
6.6.
2016
6.6.
2016
6.8.
2016
1.2.
2015
6.3.
2015
6.3.
2015
6.6.
2015
3.2.
2014
6.6.
2014
6.6.
2013
1.3.
2012
3.2.
2012
3.2.
2012
3.2.
2012
3.4.
2012
4.1.
2012
6.5.
2012
6.6.
2012
6.2.
2011
6.3.
2011
6.6.
2011
1.2.
2010
1.2.
2010
3.2.
2010
3.2.
2010
4.1.
2010
6.3.
2010
1.1.
2009
1.2.
2009
1.3.
2009
2.2.
2009
3.2.
2009
3.2.
2009
3.2.
2009
6.3.
2009
1.2.
2008
1.3.
2008
6.2.
2008
1.2.
2007
3.2.
2007
6.7.
2007
3.2.
2006
6.7.
2006
1.2.
2005
1.2.
2004
3.4.
2004
3.5.
2004
6.2.
2004
1.1.
2003
1.2.
2003
1.2.
2002
3.2.
2002
6.6.
2002
1.1.
2001
1.2.
2001
1.2.
2001
6.6.
2001
1.3.
2000
3.2.
2000
3.2.
2000
4.2.
2000
6.6.
2000
1.2.
1999
3.4.
1999
14.02.2022

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ETFETF7271"Writing Women:" Women in Estonian literary and cultural history 1880-192501.01.200731.12.2011Tiina Ann KirssUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Philosophy32 774,40 EUR
EKRMEKRM05-62Eelretsenseeritava humanitaarteadusliku monograafiasarja Heuremata väljaandmine01.01.200531.12.2008Piret ViiresUniversity of Tartu; University of Tartu, Faculty of Philosophy31 489,26 EUR
EKKMEKKM09-114Eelretsenseeritava humanitaarteadusliku monograafiasarja ”Heuremata” väljaandmise jätkamine01.01.200931.12.2013Piret ViiresTallinn University, Institute of Estonian Language and Culture17 547,50 EUR
MUUEKA VHistory of Estonian Art, research on period 1900-194001.08.200831.12.2010Krista KodresEstonian Academy of Arts; Estonian Academy of Arts, Faculty of Art and Culture, Institute of Art History and Visual Culture4 672,00 EUR
IUTIUT32-1Readdressing practices and theories of experimentation in the 20th- and 21st-century Estonian visual and spatial culture01.01.201531.12.2020Mart KalmEstonian Academy of Arts, Faculty of Art and Culture, Institute of Art History and Visual Culture402 000,00 EUR
SFSF0160047s09Visualising the Nation. Institutional critique of the twentieth century art and architecture in Estonia. 01.01.200931.12.2014Mart KalmEstonian Academy of Arts406 764,60 EUR
ETFETF8875Gender question in Estonia: local situation and international influences01.01.201131.12.2014Eve AnnukEstonian Literary Museum48 000,00 EUR