Aalto ARTS Books

Open Access Research Literature

Free access to information and research is a core value for Aalto University. We have gathered here a selection of Aalto ARTS Books publications that are available to download and read for free. The link takes you to our online store, where you will find the Download PDF button located at the bottom of the page.
Aalto Arts Books book wall. Kuva: Mikko Raskinen
Aalto Arts Books´publications. Photo Mikko Raskinen / Aalto-yliopisto

Open Access books

You can find all of our Open Access books in our webshop. Almost all of the doctoral theses are free to download.




Elina Ilén, Janne Halme, Elina Palovuori, Bettina Blomstedt & Farid Elsehrawy
Sun-powered textiles

Anna Valtonen & Petra Nikkinen (toim.)
Muotoilulla muutokseen 
Designing Change

Maarit Mäkelä (toim.)
Ceramics and its dimensions

Harald Arnkil (Ed.), Karin Fridell Anter, Ulf Klarén
Colour and Light. Concepts and confusions

Turkka Keinonen, Kirsikka Vaajakallio & Janos Honkonen (Eds.) 
Designing for wellbeing

Claudia Garduño García
Design as Freedom in practice

Sampsa Hyysalo
Käyttäjä tuotekehityksessä

Kirsi Niinimäki (Ed.) 
Sustainable fashion in a circular economy(2018)
Sustainable fashion(2014)

Pirjo Kääriäinen & Liisa Tervinen (Eds.) 
Lost in the wood(s)

Pirjo Kääriäinen, Liisa Tervinen, Tapani Vuorinen & Nina Riutta (Eds.)
The CHEMARTS Cookbook

Anneli Hujala, Sari Rissanen & Susann Vihma (Eds.) 
Designing Wellbeing in Elderly Care homes


Outi Turpeinen (Ed.)
Unfolding the Public Art at Aalto University

Annu Wilenius
Nomadic Science Fiction. Experiencing Diversity And Alterity Through Urbanising Mongolia

Erich Berger, Kasperi Mäki-Reinikka, Kira O’Reilly, Helena Sederholm (Eds.)
Art as we don’t know it

Ossi Naukkarinen
Aesthetics as Space

Minna Haveri ja Jouni Kiiskinen (toim.)
Ihan taiteessa

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