She studied ethnology and history at the University of Tartu and worked at the Estonian National Museum and the Tartu Toy Museum. She has curated several exhibitions at the Estonian National Museum and was the leading curator of its core exhibition, ‘Encounters’ (2016). Besides, she is a contractual lecturer, teaching ethnography and museology at the University of Tartu.
Her fields of interest involve patterns of cultural memory and heritage representation in present Estonia; modernization processes in Estonia during 20th-21st centuries.
The conference will include a presentation on the new permanent exhibition of the Estonian National Museum.