Our research activities include practice-led and basic research on art and design related topics. The work is carried out in the context of doctoral studies as well as within multi-disciplinary projects.
Talented scholars can conduct their own independent research on topics related to our areas of inquiry. The department has 66 students pursuing Doctor of Arts degrees in graphic design, new media, and photography. Since 1991 there have been 29 dissertations completed.
Department of Media research blog https://blogs.aalto.fi/mediatutkimus/