Monthly Archives: November 2012

Designing with a suburban Finnish community

Designing with a suburban Finnish community is a MA student module currently running at Aalto ARTS with 15 enthusiastic participating students from different schools, countries, cultures and disciplines. As part of the 365 wellbeing program as Aalto’s contribution to the

Designing with a suburban Finnish community

Designing with a suburban Finnish community is a MA student module currently running at Aalto ARTS with 15 enthusiastic participating students from different schools, countries, cultures and disciplines. As part of the 365 wellbeing program as Aalto’s contribution to the

…what is Service Design Thinking?

This Is Service Design Thinking is a recent co-authored publication edited by Austrian strategic thinker Marc Stickdorn and German designer Jakob Schneider. It aims to serve as “a source of inspiration and motivation” [1] introducing service design to a wide audience

…what is Service Design Thinking?

This Is Service Design Thinking is a recent co-authored publication edited by Austrian strategic thinker Marc Stickdorn and German designer Jakob Schneider. It aims to serve as “a source of inspiration and motivation” [1] introducing service design to a wide audience

Cumulus Conference Oslo 2013

Design Learning for Tomorrow – Design Education from Kindergarten to PhD is the curious subtitle of the next Cumulus conference in Oslo in spring 2013. The themes will circle around design education in its current developments and flux, but also its

Cumulus Conference Oslo 2013

Design Learning for Tomorrow – Design Education from Kindergarten to PhD is the curious subtitle of the next Cumulus conference in Oslo in spring 2013. The themes will circle around design education in its current developments and flux, but also its

The Art of Research Conference

Exploring the relationships between making and critical reflection is the main aim on the agenda of the upcoming Art of Research 2012- Making, Reflecting and Understanding conference at Helsinki’s Aalto University. The conference is guided by the following questions:  How do

The Art of Research Conference

Exploring the relationships between making and critical reflection is the main aim on the agenda of the upcoming Art of Research 2012- Making, Reflecting and Understanding conference at Helsinki’s Aalto University. The conference is guided by the following questions:  How do

Empathy

Often described as one of the most critical tools for social and political change, empathy is more than just a fluffy concept to nurture the understanding of other people. But what exactly does it mean? The term empathy comes from

Empathy

Often described as one of the most critical tools for social and political change, empathy is more than just a fluffy concept to nurture the understanding of other people. But what exactly does it mean? The term empathy comes from