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Salon 30: How do Finnish DIY movements thrive?

Wednesday 11 December, 1300-1430h Public Panel Discussion Event Free A Grid / Otakaari 5, A208d Jeti Aalto University 02150 Espoo Campus map Do-It-Yourself (DIY) isn’t just about fixing up your mökki. It covers all kinds of activities such as music … Continue reading

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Salon 29: Why should we decolonise design?

Wednesday 23 October, 1300-1430h Public Panel Discussion Event   A Grid / Otakaari 5, A208d Jeti Aalto University 02150 Espoo Campus map We might be well beyond the Modernist narrative of design history. We might think that we have left … Continue reading

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Salon 28: Can design research save the planet?

Helsinki Design Week Design Culture Salon Erottaja 2, Helsinki Wednesday 11 September 2019, 1700-1900 This panel discussion brings together some of Finland’s leading design researchers to debate the ways by which the global ecological crisis is addressed in design. Developing … Continue reading

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The Past as Catalyst for the Future: historical knowledge in design education and research

Symposium Thursday 4 April, 2019,  1 pm – 5 pm To mark the retirement from Aalto University of Professor Pekka Korvenmaa B-hall (Y-203) Otakaari 1 Aalto University Espoo Free event. Registration: All welcome. Speakers: prof. emer. Jonathan Woodham,  University … Continue reading

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Salon 27: What are the limitations of user-centred design?

Free Public Panel Discussion Event Wednesday 12 December, 1300h Register on Eventbrite Lecture Theatre U4 / U142 Otakaari 1 Aalto University 02150 Espoo Campus map Panel: Claudia Garduño García, Partner, Design Your Action, Mexico City Sampsa Hyysalo, Professor of Co-Design, … Continue reading

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Salon 26: What is Finnish Design Culture?

Wednesday 24 October, 1400h Design Factory Aalto University Betonimiehenkuja 5C 02150 Espoo Google map Panel: Päivi Hietanen, City Design Manager of the Helsinki Lab. Petteri Kolinen, CEO Design Forum Finland Kari Korkman, CEO, Helsinki Design Week Suvi Saloniemi, Chief Curator, Design Museum Helsinki … Continue reading

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Reflections on The Performance of Protest: a panel on visual culture and aesthetics

Friday 9 June, 2017. Muzzy-headed after election night, panelists and participants for the final Salon of this season filed into the dark of the ICA’s cinema space for an afternoon of laughter and concern. As a panel on the Performance … Continue reading

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