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Tero Nauha

PhD (Artistic Research), Theatre Academy of The University of The Arts Helsinki

Room 225

Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies
P.O. Box 4
FIN-00014 University of Helsinki


Tel +358-(0)2941 28063
Email tero.nauha (AT) helsinki.fi



Research interests

  • Continental philosophy
  • Artistic research
  • Performance studies
  • Neoliberal economies

Current research

Non-standard Performance: body and performance in conjunction with the posthumanist philosophy and artistic research

Tero Nauha is an artist and a postodoctoral fellow at the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies. He is a participant of a Finnish Academy funded postdoctoral research project 'How To Do Things With Performance', also. He defended his doctoral research at the Theatre Academy of the University of the Arts in Helsinki in January 2016. In 2015, he published his first fiction novel Heresy & Provocation for a Swedish publishing house Förlaget. His performance art projects have been presented at the Frankfurter Kunstverein, Theatrediscounter in Berlin, CSW Kronika in Bytom, Performance Matters in London, and at the New Performance Festival in Turku, among other venues.

Tero Nauha

How to do things with performance