Family issues: Design Exploration and Experimentation

Family issues: Design Exploration and Experimentation

The exhibition ‘Family issues’ is a collection of student works done during a course called Design Experimentation and Exploration. A group of design students participated the course, which started by introducing them to the themes Espoo and family on a week long fieldtrip. The experiences from the fieldtrip helped them to process the themes from their own personal points of view and led to concrete works of art. The objective of the...

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DATA as Art – ART as Data Seminar

DATA as Art – ART as Data Seminar

DATA as Art – ART as Data Seminar took place on September 20th and 21st 2011 Data is one of the most essential, complex and fascinating aspects of research. Research and data are inseparable and bounded together in multiple ways. However, what is data? Is there a common understanding to what could be perceived as data? What is the relationship between art, design and data? Can art and design be turned into as data? Additionally, how should we...

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EMPIRICA workshop at Uuunisaari

EMPIRICA workshop at Uuunisaari

Unisaari workshop took place on 7.9.2011 and included all EMPIRICA TEAM + our special guest, Jack Whalen. Combining the works Maarit’s castle Pia and Sandra starting to work with the task. View to our working space. Pia painting her artefacts Haian, Marjukka and Jari-Pekka work

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