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Master's degree student in fashion Emilia Kuurila designed formal wear for Espoo’s female bishop

Kaisamari Hintikka was ordained as a bishop on 10 February at the Espoo Cathedral wearing elegant and modern bishop’s clothing.
Studies
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Espoon uuden piispan virka-asun on suunnitellut muodin maisteriopiskelija Emilia Kuurila. kuva: Markku Pihlaja

Ceremonial Conferment of Degrees in Arts, Design and Architecture 2019

The next ceremonial conferment of Doctoral and Master's degrees in Arts, Design and Architecture at Aalto University
Research & Art, Studies, University
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Promootio 2013

Public art sparks our imagination

Aalto University is the first university in Finland to commit to the principle of the art percent.
Campus, University
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Kreutzstrasse by Gloria Lauterbach. Image: Mikko Raskinen / Aalto University

Artists digging up contaminated soil

Artistic research does not provide ready-made answers, but instead raises important questions. Artist researchers are currently interested in global topics such as climate change and migration.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Venetsian tutkimuspaviljonki

School of Arts, Design and Architecture awarded promoters of creative skills

In the Annual Review of the school altogether eleven prizes were awarded.
Honoured, Press releases, Research & Art
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Cilla Lönnqvist, Jenni Haukio ja Matti Alahuhta. Kuva: Jaakko Kahilaniemi

‘Refashioning the Renaissance’, researching and experimenting fashion techniques from the s16th century

History of fashion project funded by ERC, Refashioning the Renaissance, international fashion and textile research group based in Aalto University, has been working for two years combining traditional historical research with experimentation on objects, materials and techniques from the 16th Century.
Research & Art
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The first installation talks of 2019 now available on video

Aalto's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of fire safety engineering and resilient architecture, among other things.
Research & Art
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Installation Talks 2019

Victorious Bocuse d'Or platter for Team Finland designed by Aalto students

Aalto University MA students Jinghua Zeng and Niko Mankinen designed Team Finland's platter for Bocuse d’Or, an international gastronomic competition.

Cooperation, Honoured, Research & Art
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Kuva: Kim Öhman

Lappset prize 2018 to Landscape Architect Heta Seppälä

Seppälä examines urban metabolism through a scenario method.
Honoured, Research & Art, Studies
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Kaupungin materiaali- ja energiavirrat

Student-run ÄÄNIAALTO IV, festival of audiovisual oddity, takes over Helsinki

For the past 4 years, Ääniaalto, an audiovisual festival led by students, has been growing from an office floor meetup to a full scale, one month lasting festival in one of the most culturally central areas of Helsinki.
Studies
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Ääniaalto Festival III

Finland opts for people-first experimentation at Milan Triennale

Celebrating inventiveness, curiosity and a willingness to fail, Finland will present its exhibition Everyday Experiments at the 22nd Milan Triennale from 1 March to 1 September this year.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Triennaali Hiilipörssi

Double victory for Aalto students at Designers' Nest

Fashion students Henna Lampinen and Tuuli-Tytti Koivula won the first and second prize in Copenhagen last night with their BA collections.
Honoured, Studies
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Winners of Designers' Nest

Finnish fashion showcase event, Fashion in Helsinki, receives state export subsidy

Event among five cultural export projects funded by Finland’s Ministry of Education and Culture.
Research & Art
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Näytös18 Design: Fanni Lyytikäinen Kuva: Mikko Raskinen

Making sense of a being

For Professor Harri Laakso, a photograph is much more than what the eyes can see on a wall or on a screen.
Research & Art
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Harri Laakso

For Karin Krokfors, sustainability is much more than just energy efficiency

The Professor of urban design practices calls for more flexible building stock and high quality built environments.
Research & Art
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Karin Krokfors

Fragile Water exhibition highlights vulnerability of water resources

Water resources are limited and vulnerable in many places in the world. Design students and water researchers joined forces to visualise sustainable water solutions in the Fragile Water exhibition.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Chiao-Wen Hsu: Eaten Water Photo Anne Kinnunen

Campus steps into a new era

School of Arts, Design and Architecture and the School of Business move to their new and modern facilities.
Campus
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Väre aula arkkitehtuurikuva Kuva: Tuomas Uusheimo / Aalto-yliopisto

Where art meets math

Antti Oulasvirta’s work at Aalto University combines art, design, psychology and artificial intelligence—for entirely new ways of studying human-machine interaction.
Research & Art
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Smart Art - Where art meets math

Green and urban campus

Otaniemi and the Aalto University campus are set to undergo rapid change, with plenty of new development in the works. At the same time, the character of the urban areas will be transformed into an inviting oasis of outdoor environments and verdant spaces.
Campus
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SLA havainnekuva viheralueista Kuva: SLA

Mixing art and artificial intelligence

Artists have for long been quick to experiment, use and misuse new technologies--but does AI mean the end of human-made art?
Research & Art
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Smart Art - Mixing art and AI