Research & Art

M8 Art Space

M8 Art Space was initiated in 2016 to introduce artistic research into the thinking and making environment of electrical engineering at Aalto University. It does this by operating a platform for screen-based works by artists working with subjects connected to developments in electrical engineering. The four channel screen programme is located in the atrium of the Maarintie 8 building and is curated by Edel O' Reilly. 
Image: Installation of Exhibition by Dana Neilson 'Closer to (my) Nature' 4-channel video. 11-19 minute loop. 2017
Image: Installation of Exhibition by Dana Neilson 'Closer to (my) Nature' 4-channel video. 11-19 minute loop. 2017

Exhibitions at M8 Art Space 2019-2020

Unfortunately all exhibitions for spring 2020 are cancelled starting 17.3.2020. Our curators will contact all exhibition organisers. 

25.09.19 - 25.11.19 // ‘Polsima’ by Olivia Abächerli 

26.11.19 - 15.02.20 // ‘Interfacing Immortality’ by Bethany Crawford

21.02.20 - 31.03.20 // Lukas Malte Hoffmann

08.04.20 - 19.06.20 // Assem A. Hendawi

The screening programme at M8 Art Space is curated by Edel O' Reilly ([email protected])

Dialogue Model: I can’t hear myself without you listening

Exhibition Programme at M8 Art Space 2019-2020

New Exhibitions at M8 Art Space
Image: Olivia Abächerli. Still from 'Polsima' 4 channel video installation, 2019

M8 Art Space and other Aalto Exhibition Spaces:

Maarintie 8

Maarintie 8

(previously TUAS building) Maarintie 8, Espoo.

Image: Installation view of Jemina Lindholm exhibition 'Sick System'. Title 'How to make decisions' Video 05:53-2018

Previous Exhibitions at M8 Art Space

Please see details of previous artists and project screened at M8 Art Space in the School of Electrical Engineering (ELCE) since 2017.

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Aalto betaspace, an exhibition venue for students at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture / photo by Julia Weckman.

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