Helena Sederholm

Professori (Associate professor)
Associate Professor
A806 Department of Art and Media

Sederholm’s (PhD) research interests focus on contemporary art, art theory, avant-garde art, and art and science education. She has had various administrative responsibilities, including the positions of Head of Department and Head of Education in the Department of Art. She is an adjunct professor in research of contemporary art (University of Helsinki) and in art education (University of Jyväskylä).

Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Contact information

Phone number
+358503141546

Areas of expertise

516 Educational sciences, 6132 Visual arts and design, Art research, art history, architecture

Honors and awards

Alumni of the Year

Alumni of the Year 2006 in the University of Jyvaskyla, Finland.
Award or honor granted for academic career Department of Art Jan 2006

Best Art Book of the Year, Honorary award

"Ten Paths to Collection" was given a honorary award in the best art book of the year competition in Finland. Sederholm has written an article about Gallen-Kallela.
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Art Jun 2019

Award of Excellence in ICMA

Art as We Don't Know It got an Award of Excellence in the category of 'Scientific books, educational textbooks, schoolbooks' in ICMA International competition for creative media.
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Art Jan 2021

Beautiful Book Art Award 2020

Art as We Don't Know it got an award in the most beautiful books competition of Suomen kirjataiteen komitea in the category of 'Scientific and textbooks': https://www.kauneimmatkirjat.fi/palkitut/vuosi-2020/tieto-ja-oppikirjat/
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Art Jan 2021

Publications

Meme layers in the times of pandemic

Helena Sederholm, Riikka Haapalainen, Tiina Pusa 2022 The International Journal of Education through Art

Erinomaisen jouheva. Kuvataidekasvatuksen sanakirja

Riikka Haapalainen, Tiina Pusa, Marja Rastas, Helena Sederholm, Tomi Slotte Dufva, Minna Suoniemi, Taneli Tuovinen, Henrika Ylirisku 2021

Avantgarde Suomessa

Irmeli Hautamäki, Laura Piippo, Helena Sederholm 2021

Johdanto

Irmeli Hautamäki, Laura Piippo, Helena Sederholm 2021 Avantgarde Suomessa

Poro etelässä

Helena Sederholm 2021 Dialogista vaikuttamista

Ruudukko ei suostu vaikenemaan

Helena Sederholm 2021 Finnish Avantgarde and Modernism Network

Art as We Don't Know It

Helena Sederholm, Kasperi Mäki-Reinikka, Erich Berger, Kira O'Reilly 2020

Bioart, Aesthetic and Ineffable Existence

Helena Sederholm 2020 Art as We Don't Know It

Introduction of the book 'Art as We Don't Know It'

Helena Sederholm, Erich Berger, Kasperi Mäki-Reinikka, Kira O'Reilly 2020 Art as We Don't Know It