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

"Night Pieces" at Venice Biennale's Camino Events

23. elokuu 2017

Night Pieces: 3 x Spatial Access to ‘The Venice’ was displayed at Venice Camino Events.

Elements of Success Conference, Dec. 4-5, 2017

23. elokuu 2017

The department is organizing an international conference ”Elements of Success - rethinking audience and production studies as practice” on Dec. 4-5, 2017. The event will take place at the premises of the Finnish Film Foundation.

The first feature length film by Olli Ilpo Salonen has its international premiere in Haugesund

21. elokuu 2017

The film is the graduation work by Salonen.

Science and art

Aalto student films to be screened at the Flow Festival

12. heinäkuu 2017

The fictional and documentary short films depict modern nomadism, a sisterly love-hate relationship, and a yearning for home. There is also one animation.

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

Olli Ilpo Salonen’s “Wendy and the Refugee Neverland” will be in cinemas in July

30. toukokuu 2017

The film got its start from course work and tells a story about a band that dreams of making it big.

Studies Science and art

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

Lauri Randla’s “Mausoleum” is nominated as one of three films to the Estonian Film and TV Awards

9. maaliskuu 2017

“Mausoleum” tells a dark satire of the pathologist Abrikosov, who embalmed Lenin’s body, and in theory managed to overcome death.

Honored Science and art Studies Other

Hospital clowns’ new costumes made at Aalto

21. helmikuu 2017

36 new hospital clown costumes were created in the collaboration project of Costume Design and the Finnish Hospital Clowns Association.

Cooperation

  • costume_design
  • ARTS

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

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

Tim Nielsen as a guest of Department of Film, Television and Scenography

28. lokakuu 2016

Tim Nielsen has recently been the sound designer of the highly acclaimed animation movies Finding Dory and The Little Prince.

Studies Other

  • nielsen
  • sounddesign
  • sound
  • film
  • design
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