Welcoming our new professor of Design Leadership Guy Julier

18. huhtikuu 2018

The School of Arts, Design and Architecture would like to warmly welcome Guy Julier as an incoming professor of Design Leadership.

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  • guy_julier
  • professor

Open Call for OpenART Biennale 2019

11. huhtikuu 2018

OpenART is Scandinavia’s biggest public art biennial taking place in Örebro, Sweden. It is now calling for professional artists to apply for summer 2019.

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  • Sweden
  • biennale
  • openart
  • Open_call

Zombies, Cyborgs & Chimeras - a presentation by Stelarc & discussion

4. huhtikuu 2018

Join the world-famous performance artist Stelarc’s presentation in Aalto University, followed up by discussion on 12 April.

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  • discussion
  • stelarc
  • performance

Discuss the future of ARTS

4. huhtikuu 2018

Welcome to the student association TOKYO’s WgoARTS discussion! The theme of the event is Life in Otaniemi.

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  • wgo_ARTS
  • tokyo
  • discussion

Two Jussi Awards for Aalto people

27. maaliskuu 2018

Rauno Ronkainen and Anna Vilppunen recognized with Finland's highest honor in film.

Honored Science and art Other

  • Jussi
  • Awards
  • film

Juuso Tervo wins 2018 Manuel Barkan Memorial Award for art education

26. maaliskuu 2018

Aalto alumnus and postdoctoral researcher recognized for excellence in art education research

  • excellence
  • Manuel_Barkan_Memorial
  • Honored
  • Award

Aalto ARTS books awarded as most beautiful of 2017 by the Finnish Book Art Committee

22. maaliskuu 2018

The Finnish Book Art Committee selected two Aalto ARTS books in its annual competition.

Honored

  • BookPrize
  • Award

Two student films awarded at Tampere Film Festival

19. maaliskuu 2018

Hannu-Pekka Peltomaa and Sanni Priha were honored at the 2017 Tampere Film Festival.

Honored Science and art

  • Award
  • film

Niko Luoma to start cooperation with Uniqlo

12. maaliskuu 2018

The international clothing chain Uniqlo will launch a collection based on the art of the Finnish artist.

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  • uniqlo
  • agreement
  • cooperation

Helsinki Photomedia 2018 focuses on post-truth era via photography

9. maaliskuu 2018

The international photography research conference will bring together over 100 academics from all over the world.

Other

Film Memento helped uncover how the brain remembers and interprets events from clues

21. helmikuu 2018

Key repeating moments in the film give viewers the information they need to understand the storyline. The scenes cause identical reactions in the viewer’s brain. The results deepen our understanding of how the brain functions, how narratives work in film, and memory mechanisms impaired by conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease.

Science and art Press releases

  • brain
  • Brain_research
  • movie
  • films
  • film
  • neuroscience
  • brainscience

INTERVENTION IN URBAN SPACE book released

15. helmikuu 2018

Intervention In Urban Space book presents three different perspectives on intervention art through projects done by the authors Anna Jensen, Denise Ziegler and Taina Rajanti as well as a collective introduction that considers the concept and background of intervention art.

Studies Science and art

  • publicspace
  • artisticresearch
  • interventionart
  • intervention

Landscape Observatory explored the state of landscape planning in Finland

26. tammikuu 2018

A recent study shows that developing sustainable landscape planning requires more cooperation.

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  • landscape_observatory

Sami themes will become games

26. tammikuu 2018

Sami Game Jam will bring together experienced game developers and Sami people interested in game development in Utsjoki in February.

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Architecture Speaks discussion brings Peter Zumthor to Finland Jan 17

10. tammikuu 2018

World-famous architects Peter Zumthor and Juhani Pallasmaa will discuss the being and state of architecture.

The new Design Club scholarship supports young people's ideas

10. tammikuu 2018

The purpose is to promote business opportunities for design and art.

Finnish network model for art education doctoral studies has international potential

19. joulukuu 2017

Aalto University coordinated a Finnish art education doctoral studies (FADS) consortium over four years.

Other

Prize-winning photographer Maija Tammi looks for new ways to depict sickness in photographic art

12. joulukuu 2017

Doctoral thesis ”Sick Photography. Representations of Sickness in Art Photography” is examined 12th December.

Science and art

Architect students’ Lähi(ö)tori Exhibition in the Learning Centre

6. joulukuu 2017

The students visioned revitalizing of the Haaga, Malmi and Vuosaari suburban squares. Their exhibition Lähi(ö)tori was seen at the Lähiöfest2017 festival in Teurastamo this autumn.

Yrjö Sotamaa receives the Golden Estlander Medal

6. joulukuu 2017

Professor Yrjö Sotamaa from Aalto University has been awarded the Golden Estlander Medal 2017 by Design Forum Finland.

Honored Other

Design For Government raised interest in the EU Design Days 2017

4. joulukuu 2017

Aalto University’s Design for Government (DfG) course and its outcomes were presented at the EU Design Days on 19–20 September in Brussels.

Other

The latest installation lectures available on video

27. marraskuu 2017

Aalto University's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of water-repellent surfaces and health promotive urban environment, among other things.

Science and art

  • tenured_professors
  • installation_lectures

Aalto University’s fashion students’ works at an exhibition in Tokyo

22. marraskuu 2017

The fashion students’ collections are presented at an invitational exhibition at the famous 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT Gallery 3 in Tokyo, Japan on 2–3 December, 2017.

Press releases

  • fashion

Art of Research conference 2017 focuses on artist-researcher as catalyst

20. marraskuu 2017

Aalto University is organizing the sixth Art of Research conference November 29-30 by theme “Catalyses, interventions and transformations”.

Students planned a rooftop sauna in the centre of London

20. marraskuu 2017

A Finnish sauna has opened London, shimmering on evening light on the banks of the River Thames. The sauna is the result of Aalto's and Southbank Centre's co-operation.

Cooperation

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