Alumnus Juho Kuosmanen nabs top prize in Cannes

23. toukokuu 2016

The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki directed by Juho Kuosmanen won the top prize in the Un Certain Regard selection at the Cannes Festival.

Honored Other

Of the significance of human voice as part of experience

20. toukokuu 2016

In Kone Foundation podcast-interview singer, artist and doctoral researcher Heidi Fast talks about her artistic research.

Studies Science and art Other

The Most Beautiful Books of the Year: Conversations on Finnish Art Education

18. maaliskuu 2016

Conversations on Finnish Art Education won the Beautiful Book Prize 2015

Honored Science and art Studies

New study module DiViDe started

12. helmikuu 2016

The new Digital Visual Design - Advanced Intermediality in Performance in collaboration with Theatre Academy

In-Between conference is open for registration

3. helmikuu 2016

The conference takes place over four days and in two locations: April 14th to 17th in Helsinki, Finland and Stockholm, Sweden

Studies Cooperation

A costume designer wanted to be more than a provider of clothing for performers

1. joulukuu 2015

A recent dissertation sheds light on the different stages in the career of Liisi Tandefelt and changes that have taken place in the profession.

Science and art

Two new majors in Graphic Design

24. marraskuu 2015

Aalto University’s School of Art, Design and Architecture is pleased to announce two new major tracks.


The first years of screenwriting in Finland were contradictory

10. marraskuu 2015

A recent doctoral dissertation shows that the field balanced between seeking appreciation and uniqueness in the 1930s.

Science and art

Master's graduation peak this autumn

4. marraskuu 2015

This was the first time an Aalto ARTS graduation ceremony was held on the Otaniemi campus.


ELO Film School Helsinki well presented at CAMERIMAGE

2. marraskuu 2015

Wide diversity of Films and Cinematographers meet in Poland.

Studies Cooperation

Pink Smoke got the Bogart Classic Award

28. lokakuu 2015

Congratulations to the Pink Smoke team for the Award at The 2015 Bogart Student Short Film Festival & Competition!


Anna Valtonen appointed Vice President of Art and creative practices

16. lokakuu 2015

Valtonen will also continue as full-time Dean of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture.


Professor Aleksi Bardy – film producer of the year

28. syyskuu 2015

Professor Aleksi Bardy has received Producer of the Year award for his movie “He ovat paenneet” (They have fled).


Customer perspective can provide a common language

17. syyskuu 2015

Is it possible to find a common language between business and design?

Cooperation Other

Montreal World Film Festival: the Best Director award goes to Mikko Kuparinen

16. syyskuu 2015

Director Mikko Kuparinen has won an internationally recognized award.


Can you film debt?

3. heinäkuu 2015

A research project in the cinematic arts examines the transition of the welfare society and challenges the technical traditions of documentary film.

Science and art

Two gold medals for Finnish entries in scenography exhibition in Prague

24. kesäkuu 2015

Prizes were won both by Finland's student and professional sections.


Weather Station exhibition features 10 Finnish sound and performance artists

11. kesäkuu 2015

The Weather Station exhibition is an exhibition of events for new performative forms of Finnish sound art.


28.5. Media Lab Demo Day

20. toukokuu 2015

Our open for all spring party and “exhibition” Demo Day happens, as always, in the end of May.

Studies Other

Storytelling and filmmaking live and change with the times

26. maaliskuu 2015

New forms of filmmaking bring changes to the familiar roles. Professor Jarmo Lampela to engage with these challenges as the next Head of Drama for YLE


New cinema opens its doors to the public

26. helmikuu 2015

Kino Sheryl, which has opened in Arabianranta, supports research and study of cinema.

Cooperation Other

Narrative in Film course open screenings

6. helmikuu 2015

Narrative in Film course screenings are a series of ten films, each introduced by a professor or lecturer.


A prize-winning weekend for the Department of Film, Television, and Scenography

2. helmikuu 2015

Pietari Peltola was presented with the best cinematography award at the Gothenburg Film Festival, and several ELO staff and alumni won Jussi Awards.

Studies Honored

Science Fiction has a role to play in the design of the Internet of Things

30. tammikuu 2015

Stories are a useful tool for imagining how, for example, people use new technologies such as those designed for use in smart residential care homes.

Science and art

Aalto University visibly present at Frankfurt Book Fair

7. lokakuu 2014

Teaching innovations, graphic expertise, spatial design, art and literature.