Shaping the Future Exhibition Opened in its Seventh and last Venue: The Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague

Shaping the Future Exhibition Opened in its Seventh and last Venue: The Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague

The seventh and last venue of the Ceramics and its Dimensions: Shaping the Future exhibition is at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague (Uměleckoprůmyslové museum v Praze / UPM).
 The exhibition is open in Prague between September 4th and November 11th 2018. The exhibition curator Riikka Latva-Somppi (on right) giving her opening speech. (c) Minerva Juolahti The Exhibition Opening and Local Additions The exhibition opening on Monday...

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Touring Shaping the Future Exhibition opens in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Touring Shaping the Future Exhibition opens in Ljubljana, Slovenia

The around Europe touring Ceramics and its Dimensions: Shaping the Future exhibition opened on Tuesday May 15th for the sixth time, this time at the Narodni Muzej Slovenije – National Museum of Slovenia in Ljubljana. Opening guests at the exhibition. (c) Priska Falin Opening at the National Museum of Slovenia The opening started with a speech from Barbara Ravnik, the director of the National Museum of Slovenia and her speech was...

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Interactive Clay Pit Workshop Organised at Aalto ARTS

Interactive Clay Pit Workshop Organised at Aalto ARTS

On Tuesday February 13th 2018 the interactive Clay Pit workshop was organised for the first time at Aalto University. Empirica member Priska Falin has been developing the workshop together with community and engagement programme manager Dena Bagi from British Ceramics Biennial (BCB). Dena Bagi (third from the right) and Priska Falin (third from the left) discussing the workshop experience with the participants. (c) Minerva Juolahti Creating a...

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The Touring Shaping the Future Exhibition Opened in its Fifth Venue: Bröhan-Museum, Berlin

The Touring Shaping the Future Exhibition Opened in its Fifth Venue: Bröhan-Museum, Berlin

The Ceramics and its Dimensions: Shaping the Future exhibition opened on Sunday January 28th for the fifth time, this time at the Bröhan-Museum in Berlin. The exhibition is curated and produced by the members of the Empirica group of the Department of Design. Opening guests at the Bröhan-Museum. (c) Minerva Juolahti Opening at Bröhan-Museum The exhibition opening attracted plenty of local people interested in ceramics and design. The...

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The Touring Exhibition Opened in its Third Venue in Portadown, Northern Ireland

The Touring Exhibition Opened in its Third Venue in Portadown, Northern Ireland

The touring Ceramics and its Dimensions: Shaping the Future exhibition has opened for the third time, this time at the Millennium Court Arts Centre (MCAC) in Portadown, Northern Ireland. The exhibition has been produced and curated by the members of Empirica research group of the Department of Design of Aalto University. The first venue of the exhibition was in Fiskars, Finland in autumn 2016, read more about the first opening here. The works of...

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The Touring Exhibition Started its Journey in Fiskars, Finland

The Touring Exhibition Started its Journey in Fiskars, Finland

Curator Riikka Latva-Somppi telling about the different themes of the Shaping the Future exhibition. (c) Minerva Juolahti The Empirica research group leads the sub-project Shaping the Future which is a part of the European Ceramics and its Dimensions project. For the sub-project the year 2016 has been eventful. In April, the sub-project conducted a future oriented workshop at the KAHLA Porcelain factory in Germany, in the end of the summer the...

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