Application is open for the Back to the Land summer course at Konstfack University, Sweden.
During the course, students are introduced to different approaches to design for sustainable development that address a live issue regarding food systems. In the course the students will investigate ways to enhance food culture and resilience by supporting local food systems that connect aesthetic, social, ecological and economic factors. With the help of leading international and national experts and research leaders, the student will be given the opportunity to develop various design collaborative initiatives with due regard to local contexts and issues.
The course includes a live workshop in a rural local community in Sweden. Students, teachers, experts and other participants both from Sweden and abroad share their experiences and apply different models and methods that have been tested in local environments.
Application deadline: 15th March 2019
More info: www.backtotheland.se