Developing design learning

25. syyskuu 2017

More collaboration with Art Education in Aalto University and SuoMu, the Finnish Association of Design Learning

Cooperation Studies

  • design_education
  • art
  • art_education
  • design

Immersive tour into Rembrandt’s painting from 1632

25. syyskuu 2017

Interactive diorama, The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp is a virtual reality simulation, that takes a visitor deep into a painting by Rembrandt from 1632. It allows an immersive exploration in a space beyond the 2D surface.

Other

Photography student Karl Ketamo’s work in the Photo X Photoville

25. syyskuu 2017

Aalto University MA student from the photographic unit, Karl Ketamo, has been curated to be part of the Rotterdam Photo X Photoville photo festival 12-24 September. Ketamo is one of four visual artists presented in the festival’s exhibition “(Un)Bound”.

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

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

Artistic interventions at Kamppi Center

28. kesäkuu 2017

A new kind of public art was produced at the ‘Media Intervention in the City’ course.

Studies 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

Aalto University Professor Kevin Tavin receives International Ziegfeld Award

14. maaliskuu 2017

Professor of International Art Education, Kevin Tavin, from the Department of Art, has been honoured with the International Ziegfeld Award by the United States Society for Education through Art (USSEA).

Honored Science and art Other

  • kevintavin
  • art_education
  • international
  • Award

Professor Paula Hohti receives two million euros of ERC funding for research into renaissance fashion and culture

1. helmikuu 2017

Experimental processing of materials from fashion history opens up new interpretations of daily life in bygone times.

Honored Science and art Cooperation 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

Researchers of non-wetting surfaces and meanings of Renaissance fashion awarded €2 million EU grants

16. joulukuu 2016

The European Research Council has awarded €2 million to the projects of Professor Robin Ras and Professor Paula Hohti.

Science and art Press releases

VOLUME 2 – High Fidelity? -symposium on Sound Art opens 23.11

10. marraskuu 2016

VOLUME 2 – High Fidelity? symposium on Sound Art focuses on space and sound as artistic materials.

Science and art

Aalto University photography students on display in Paris Photo 2016

1. marraskuu 2016

Student work with be on shown as part of Gallery Taik Persons show at the highly esteemed Paris Photo international art fair of photography.

Other

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