Sculptor Kaija Kontulainen is the current guest teacher at the Nordic Art School, teaching a two week long sculpture class with living model. Kontulainen holds a MFA from the Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki and she was also a student at the NAS in early 90's. Her works have been exhibited in Finland, Denmark and France.
Kontulainen works in the village of Kälviä, 20 km from Kokkola and the Nordic Art School. Tonight's Artist Talk is held in her studio in Kälviä, at 6 p.m.