About ELIA

An empowering force within higher arts education

ELIA is a globally connected European network that provides a dynamic platform for exchange and development in higher arts education. It represents 260 members in 48 countries, across all art disciplines. ELIA advocates for higher arts education by creating new opportunities for its members and facilitating the exchange of good practice. ELIA realises its aims by organising events, forming cross-membership working groups, participating in research projects, and producing policy papers addressing topical issues.

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April 2020, Spain
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November 2020, Zurich
ELIA Biennial Conference

An interactive online extravaganza designed to energise and kindle international connections and ignite collaboration.

Produced partnership with Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK).

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ELIA Biennial (Digital) Conference

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