U-Create

 

U-CREATE SEMINAR


1.11.2016, Learning Centre, Tori (Otaniementie 9, Espoo)

11:00 -12:00:How do we CREATE together? 
A vision for Aalto University’s artistic and creative practices; leading together towards renewing society through art, creativity, and design.

Vision for Aalto as pioneer and leader in multidisciplinary arts and creative practices.
Tuula Teeri, President
Art and creative practices in Aalto University. 
Anna Valtonen, Vice-President Art & Creative Practice
Two bold initiatives Aalto University’s artistic and creative practices.
Kevin Tavin, Head, Department of Art

 12:00-13:30: Pizza & a date with University Wide Art Studies.
Join us for free pizza and discussion on transdisciplinary learning and teaching in University Wide Art Studies. 

12:00-12:05 Harri Laakso & Juuso Tervo, University Wide Art Studies: Introduction
12:05-12:15 Eero Eloranta, Vice President, Education: Transdisciplinary Learning
12:15-12:20 Andy Best, Lecturer, Deparment of Art
12:20-12:25 Kirsi Peltonen, Lecturer, Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis
12:25-12:30 Kia Timonen, student, Information Networks
12:30-12:45 Discussion
12:45-13:30 AYY & TOKYO: UWAS workshop for students.
Elina Kuutti (AYY), Mikko Latva-Käyrä (AYY), Anna Merikari (TOKYO), Viia Ranta (TOKYO) 

13:30-15:45: Co-CREATE - Experimental projects and exhibitions.
Experience innovative art and design projects, including an unique sound installation: The Conversation Room, that aims to bring the community together in conversations.

Gallery Walk with on-site Interviews with the Curators and Artists
Outi Turpeinen
 “Pack-Age” Exhibition at the Learning Centre Tori
Markus Joutsela
 “Unexpected Encounters” Exhibition at the Learning Center Lobby Gallery
Ksenia Kaverina
”Videos by Andrea Coyotzi Borja” Exhibition in Beta Space
Emilio Zamudio Murillo and Ksenia Kaverina
A Brief Introduction to the Conversation Room
Ari-Pekka Leinonen
Conversation Room, Otaniemi Campus in Dialogue
Curatorial Collective Nynnyt
“Videos by Tuomo Rainio” TUAS building
Marko Karo

16:00-18:00: CREATE around the world - Pushing boundaries of arts in universities.
International scholars discuss their groundbreaking work bringing together art, science, business, and technology on a university level. Examples of world-renowned art initiatives and programs will shared with internationally renowned leaders of arts-science-design collaborations and multidisciplinary design programs. The panel will open up discussions on how to push the boundaries of art and creative practices at Aalto 

Experiments in Art, Science & Culture at the University of Chicago:
Co-Production and Co-Learning

Julie Marie Lemon, University of Chicago
Embodied Cognition in a Science-Arts-Design Context
Christopher Rose, Rhode Island School of Design
Pushing boundaries in public art and design
Outi Turpeinen, Aalto University
Collapsing Art and Management; the high education hybrid.
Pierre Guillet de Monthoux, Copenhagen Business School

18:00-19:30 Celebrate CREATE - Food, fun, and festivities.
Celebrating multidisciplinary projects at Aalto with  plates of small finger foods, international guests, live broadcasts, discourse, t-shirts, stunts, drinks, debates, giveaways, coffee, and much, much more.

In addition to the seminar, and until 14.12, be sure to visit our exhibition Unexpected Encounters