What might musical instruments of the future look like?

19. kesäkuu 2018

A 5-year grant from the Academy of Finland will allow Koray Tahiroğlu and his research team to explore digital musical interactions.

Science and art

  • NIME
  • sopi
  • funding
  • research
  • academy_of_finland

Congratulations to all graduates!

13. kesäkuu 2018

The 2017-18 graduates of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture will be celebrated today. Aalto Ceremony Week includes also a joint graduation party.

Other

  • graduation
  • graduation_party

Three acknowledgments for Heli Salomaa’s pioneering thesis

13. kesäkuu 2018

Master of Arts Heli Salomaa’s thesis combines costume design and game design.

Other

Works of film students presented at the Sodankylä Film Festival

6. kesäkuu 2018

The Sodankylä Film Festival, taking place next week, will feature films from the Aalto University Department of Film, TV and Scenography (ELO) students.

Other

  • Sodankylä_Film_Festival
  • ELO
  • film

Aalto's Näytös show brings high fashion to Finland

29. toukokuu 2018

Winners of the evening include Idaliina Friman, Erika Hirsimäki, Eetu Kemppainen, Emma Saarnio, Anni Salonen and Eerika Yli-Rahko

Honored Science and art Other

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.

Other

  • Design_Leadership
  • guy_julier
  • professor

EgoCure at Loikka Festival and XR Encounters coming up

5. huhtikuu 2018

Ego Cure, a VR film and a pilot project by Aalto University’s Virtual Cinema Lab is shown at the Loikka film festival 5–8 April. Also an open networking session XR Encounters is planned to 4 May.

Other

  • XR_encounters
  • egocure
  • VR
  • film

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.

Other

  • 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

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

Olli Ilpo Salonen's MA film as a Jussi nominee

6. helmikuu 2018

Indie comedy "Wendy and the Refugee Neverland" is competing for a Jussi Award in best film music category.

Other

  • Jussi_nominee
  • ELO
  • film

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.

Other

  • landscape_observatory

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

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

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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