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100 results for News, School of Arts, Design and Architecture

An exhibition at Oodi takes the visitor on tour into the library infrastructure

Art project by post-doctoral researcher Samir Bhowmik at Aalto University makes the hidden data and labour visible to the library goers.
Research & Art
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Memory Machines by Samir Bhowmik

Tomorrow's filmmakers supported by Suomi-Filmi Ltd. donation

Suomi-Filmi Ltd. has made a donation to Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture as part of its 100th anniversary celebration.
Cooperation, University
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Suomi-Filmi Oy

Aalto student wins the Finnish Design Academy logo competition

The Finnish Design Academy logo competition was won by Veera Kesänen, student in the Visual Communication Design programme.
Cooperation, Honoured, Studies
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The New Children’s Hospital’s new liturgical textiles represent a modern take on an ancient art form

The liturgical textiles of the New Children’s Hospital in Helsinki were created as a master’s thesis by Terhi Laine,at Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, and were woven by Lapuan Kankurit.
Research & Art
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Liturgical textiles photo by eevasuorlahti.jpg

EIT InnoEnergy - Energy innovation investment call (open until 30.4.2019)

EIT InnoEnergy call is an opportunity for Aalto researcher to get funding for such a research which is elemental part of a commercial innovation idea. InnoEnergy typical investment has been from 1-2 MEUR.
Cooperation
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Aalto EIT Services

Take Finland’s lead and choose clothes you don’t have to feel guilty about

An Aalto University-designed and -produced dress made of birch trees shows how one day we will all look—and feel—good in sustainable fabrics
Press releases, Research & Art
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Haukio and Niinistö. Photo: Vesa Moilanen/Lehtikuva

The Kone Foundation grants for academic researchers at ARTS

A total of over 578 800 euro was awarded to research projects at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture.
Research & Art
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Taiteiden ja suunnittelun korkeakoulu

VR art installation "The State of Darkness" explores the experience of co-presence

The State of Darkness - a biosensor driven VR art installation will have its premiere at International Conference for Interactive Digital Storytelling (ICIDS) in Dublin.
Research & Art, Studies
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VR-installaatio "The State of Darkness"

Introducing Bassam El Baroni, Assistant Professor in Curating and Mediating Art

Bassam came to Aalto in May 2018 from the Dutch Art Institute MA program at ArtEZ University of the Arts in Arnhem, the Netherlands.
Appointments, Research & Art, University
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Bassam-El-Baroni-photo-by-Lucas-Millheim

Clear user experience goals behind Rolls-Royce Marine's Red Dot design award

The concept of UX goals, developed by Aalto University, were essential to the success of Rolls-Royce Marine's user experience team in designing the award-winning solution.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Aalto Visual Communication Design student shortlisted for the Kantar Information is Beautiful Award

Adina Renner’s project ‘Wall of Silence’ places alongside the Guardian and the Washington Post as one of the most beautiful data visualisations of 2018.
Honoured, Research & Art
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Wall of Silence, a data visualisation project by Adina Renner of Aalto University

Jenni Haukio’s Independence Day gown sets the stage for Finland’s next 100 years

Designed by Aalto students Emma Saarnio and Helmi Liikanen, the dress evokes nature with exquisite materiality and minimalist lines
Press releases, Research & Art
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Emma Saarnio ja Helmi Liikanen

Card illustrations made by students for the Finnish Refugee Council

Milja Komulainen and Ella Eskola, first year students in the Visual Communication Design programme, illustrated a series of cards for the Finnish Refugee Council’s ”Better Gifts” product family.
Cooperation, University
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Card illustrations for Finnish Refugee Council

Six Aalto University alumni awarded Finnish State Awards for Arts

On 27 November 2018 the Arts Promotion Centre Finland bestowed 16 artists with the Finnish State Awards for Arts. Six are alumni of Aalto University.
Honoured
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New cooperative project develops problem-based learning in South Asia

A project coordinated by Aalto Global Impact will strengthen the capacity of universities to take hold of global development challenges.
Cooperation, Press releases
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SGT_Aalto_Nepal_Kristjana_Adalgeirsdottir

New Children’s Hospital to feature birdsong and whooshing stars

The soothing soundscape designed for the new hospital was the first of its kind in Finland and unique in the world.
Cooperation, Press releases, Research & Art, Studies
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Student's working on New Children's Hospital soundscape

Fiskars partners in design exploration with Aalto University

The cooperation between Fiskars and Aalto university started in 2017 by defining shared interest areas in the long term, and first concrete projects started in 2018.
Cooperation
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aalto_experimental_glass_2018_photo_eeva_suorlahti_lj1a9966

"Ceramics and its Dimensions: Shaping the Future" - experiences from a two-year exhibition tour

Produced and coordinated by Aalto University’s Department of Design, the exhibition has taught staff and students a lot of the industry and cooperation.
Research & Art, Studies
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Future Ceramics: savityöpaja Aallossa 2018.

Students’ art works illustrate Helsinki metro stations

Several of the selected works are made by Aalto students. An exhibition of the art works opens today in Kamppi.

Honoured, Studies
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Koivisto, Rojas: Eksyksissä muodoissa

Aalto-Helsinki awarded gold medal in iGEM 2018

Multidisciplinary student team from Aalto University and the University of Helsinki made it to the top category out of three in iGEM Giant Jamboree 24–28 October in Boston.
Cooperation, Honoured, Studies
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Aalto-Helsinki iGEM team