Department of Art

Einat Amir

Course Instructor, Doctoral Candidate
 Einat Amir's portrait. photographer: Colin Conces - Bemis Contemporary art center
Einat Amir. Photo: Colin Conces - Bemis Contemporary art center.

Einat Amir

Einat Amir is an interdisciplinary doctoral candidate in the Department of Art and Department of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering. She is supported by Aalto university's Experience Platform. 

Amir is an artist and a researcher who works in the media of video installations and live performances synthesized with scientific experiments in social psychology and neuroscience. She received her MFA in Visual Arts from Columbia University.Her works are an exploration of human interactions that examine emotional, social and political aspects of everyday communication between individuals and groups. She sees her studio as a “lab of emotional research”.

Amir’s work has been shown at; MOMA PS1 New York, PERFORMA13 New York, Manifesta 12 Palermo, Palais De Tokyo Paris, MAXXI National Museum of Rome, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art Turkey, NGV Triennial in Melbourne, The 6th Thessaloniki Biennale, Whitechapel Gallery London, The Kitchen New York, Museum of Contemporary Art in Roskilde, Bergen Kunsthall Norway, Dallas Contemporary Art Center Texas, Tel Aviv Museum Israel, The Israel Museum, Fondation D’entreprise Ricard Paris, and Lilith Performance Studio Malmö, among other venues. 

Aalto ARTS courses:



Activism, Civil Engagement and Art



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