Hanna-Kaisa Korolainen receives Dorothy Waxman Special Jury’s Mention

20. syyskuu 2017

In addition to Korolainen, Aalto Arts Textile design graduates Aamu Salo, Tiina Paavilainen and MA-student Antonina Sedakova were among the 15 finalists in the International competition.

Honored

  • Awards

Jaakko Kahilaniemi has won the Majaoja Prize 10.000e

18. syyskuu 2017

Photographic artist Jaakko Kahilaniemi has won the main prize 10.000 euros awarded by Majaoja Foundation with his photo series 100 Hectares of Understanding. The series deals with forest and understanding and owning it.

Press releases Other

Anssi Pulkkinen’s ruins installation in Habitare

13. syyskuu 2017

The Habitare Fair shows sculptor Anssi Pulkkinen’s installation of a ruined Syrian home, Street View (Reassembled), in the Fair Center on 13-17 September.

Other Science and art

Reeta Ek the Young Designer of the Year 2017

12. syyskuu 2017

The Young Designer of the Year prize of 2017 is given to textile and surface designer Reeta Ek

Honored Science and art

  • Award

Maija Tammi shortlisted for National Portrait Gallery’s prize for the best photographic portrait

11. syyskuu 2017

Tammi’s photograph portrays Erica, an android developed at Osaka University.

Science and art

Call for Submissions: Radical Relevances Conference

7. syyskuu 2017

First Global Radical Relevances Conference 25.–27.4.2018. Submissions by 30th of September / We invite researchers and artists straddling multiple (or within one) disciplines to submit papers and artworks

Science and art

Aalto University on-display at Helsinki Design Week

6. syyskuu 2017

A recap of Aalto's many activities as part of the city wide festival of arts and design.

Other

  • Helsinki_Design_Week

Students among the finalists in the Waxman Textile Prize 2017

4. syyskuu 2017

Textile design graduates Aamu Salo, Tiina Paavilainen, Antonina Sedakova and Hanna-Kaisa Korolainen among the finalists in the International Waxman Textile Prize.

Honored Other

  • fashion

Students of photography showcased at the CHART Nordic contemporary art fair

29. elokuu 2017

Gallery Taik Persons hosts works from Aalto University’s students and alumni.

Science and art

Student animations light up the Flow Festival’s stages

14. heinäkuu 2017

The ‘Animated Maniacs’ series of experimental works make comprehensive use of different techniques from 3D computer animations to hand drawn pieces.

Science and art Cooperation

  • flow_festival
  • flow

Aalto students paint a 100-meter mural for the Flow Festival

7. heinäkuu 2017

‘Jukeboksi’ painting is inspired by music at this year’s festival and it will consume 93 liters of paint.

Science and art Cooperation

Tekes funding awarded for a project aiming at understanding human emotions in digital interaction

27. kesäkuu 2017

The research will produce new understanding about the factors of effective human collaboration and the possibilities of emotion-related data in business.

Science and art Cooperation

Academy of Finland awards 280 000 to Arts based research project, "Floating Peripheries – Mediating the Sense of Place"

19. kesäkuu 2017

In partnership with the University of Lapland over the next four-years.

Press releases Other

BA graduate Maija Mero wins the coveted LVMH Graduate Prize 2017

19. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto graduate's impressive work was honored at the Paris event. Mero received 10 000 and was hired by LVMH-owned fashion house, Kenzo.

Other

  • Maija_Mero
  • fashion_designer
  • fashion
  • competition

Aalto partners with Helsinki’s Flow Festival to showcase art and creativity at the Summer’s must-see music and culture event

7. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto students will be on display throughout the festival with murals, films, videos, animations, design, art education workshops and architecture.

Cooperation Press releases Science and art Other

  • animation
  • spatial_design
  • visual_communication_design
  • creativity
  • media_department
  • art_education
  • architecture
  • film

Fragments of the Hunt : Persistence Hunting, Tracking and Prehistoric Art

23. toukokuu 2017

How a humanities scholar and artist from Aalto unraveled an ancient mystery about cave paintings in Africa.

Press releases Other

  • dissertation

Presented by Aalto’s School of Arts, Design and Architecture, SCSMI2017 offers a rare international film conference in Finland.

17. toukokuu 2017

For 4 days in June Aalto’s Töölö Campus will be crowded by enthusiastic film and media professionals, researchers and students, gathering around 100 talks on philosophy, aesthetics, history and cognitive psychology of cinematic storytelling.

Press releases Other

  • VR
  • media_department
  • film
  • research

Future Media Center -exhibition

12. toukokuu 2017

Exhibition of the student work from the course Building Design Studio for Master students

Campus Studies Science and art Cooperation Other

Aalto Festival takes over the Helsinki metropolitan area in May

6. huhtikuu 2017

As Finland celebrates its 100th year of independence, Aalto University opens its annual festival showcasing the work of the schools of science, technology, arts, and business.

Campus Studies Science and art Press releases Cooperation Other

  • festival
  • Aalto_Open_Air
  • finland100
  • aalto_festival

Danish composer Kristian Eidnes Andersen visits Aalto School of Arts, Design and Architecture

28. maaliskuu 2017

Andersen has worked as a sound designer and composer on some of the most significant European films of the last two decades.

Campus Science and art Other

  • lecture

The latest installation lectures available on video

21. maaliskuu 2017

Aalto University's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of miniature robotics and optimizing human-computer interaction, among other things.

Science and art

Aalto students and alumni in the Hyères Fashion and Photography Festival final

26. tammikuu 2017

This year Aalto sees three individuals from our community nominated to the finals: Maria Korkeila, alumni Eeva Rönkä and Sofia Okkonen.

Studies Honored Other

Aalto Magazine #18 focuses on art and creativity

21. joulukuu 2016

The new issue of Aalto University Magazine studies the impact of art and creative practices in society.

Other

  • creativity
  • magazine_18
  • art
  • Aalto_University_Magazine
  • magazine
  • ARTS

Aalto University becomes collaboration partner in the DARIAH network of digital arts and humanities

8. joulukuu 2016

In the Digital Research Infrastructure for Arts and Humanities, it is possible to influence through working groups.

Other

Students made suggestions for improvement to the user interface of HSL's new travel card reader

14. marraskuu 2016

For example, a new model was developed for buying group tickets for making the device more user-friendly.

Studies

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