Tomi Slotte Dufva

Tomi Slotte Dufva

Senior University Lecturer
Department of Art and Media
Senior University Lecturer
Senior University Lecturer
A806 Department of Art and Media

Tomi Slotte Dufva (Doctor of Art) works as a university lecturer at Aalto University, School of Arts, Design, and Architecture, specialising in emerging practices within art education. Slotte Dufva also works as an artist focusing primarily on the intersections between art, technology and science. He has taught new media, interactive art and programming from primary schools to universities. He is the co-founder of art & craft school Robotti, which combines science and art education. Slotte Dufva’s research revolves around the topics of post-digital art education, embodied digitality, art and tech, as well as art and science studies, code literacy, media literacy, critical pedagogy, digital feminism, and societal, philosophical and cultural issues in AI research and machine learning.

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Code, programming, Creative coding, floss, code literacy, Media Art, Media literacy, Art Education, Artificial intelligence, futures studies, post-digital, digitality, digi-grasping, embodied digitality, interactive art, philosophy of the digital


Svenska Kulturfonden stipend

Svenska Kulturfonden stipend for artistic research project “Öl som materia och landskap”
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Art and Media Jan 2023


"You really are a thing!": Queering relations with the more-than-human world

Henrika Ylirisku, Tomi Slotte Dufva 2023 Crafting relationships with nature through creative practices

Entanglements in AI Art

Tomi Slotte Dufva 2022 Global Media Arts Education

Erinomaisen jouheva. Kuvataidekasvatuksen sanakirja

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

Creative Coding as Compost(ing)

Tomi Slotte Dufva 2021 Post-Digital, Post-Internet Art and Education

Sähköä ja alkemiaa:

Tomi Slotte Dufva, Pekka Mertala 2021 MEDIA JA VIESTINTÄ

Grasping the tensions affecting the futures of internet

Mikko Dufva, Hannu Pekka Ikäheimo, Tomi Slotte Dufva 2020 Journal of Futures Studies

The itching back of a cyborg

Mikko Dufva, Tomi Slotte Dufva 2020 Research in Arts and Education

How to Educate Kids and Youngsters to Value Art and Science as Equals

Kristiina Ljokkoi, Tomi Slotte Dufva 2020 Art as We Don't Know It