Last minute change to MAXIMAL I MINIMAL programme! Unfortunately Fien Muller and Hannes Van Severen have cancelled they performance due to illness. Hans Lensvelt will take they slot today at 15:30–16:30.
Here is the updated programme:
12:30–13:00 Opening of the seminar
13:00–14:00 Richard Hutten
14:00–15:00 Päivi Meuronen […]
Get ready for tonights MAXIMAL I MINIMAL exhibition opening and check out our hot-off-the-press publication. The publication will also be distributed to all participants at the opening!
Here is the schedule for the Saturday evening:
Saturday 27.8.2016 at 19:00–20:30
Where: Alvar Aalto Museum, Alvar Aallon katu […]
The brand-new director of the Alvar Aalto Academy, professor Markku Hedman, is now piloting his first Design Seminar. We asked him for some last-minute seminar pointers and about the Academy’s plans for the next two years.
This year’s theme is MAXIMAL I MINIMAL. What does this […]
The MAXIMAL I MINIMAL lectures will be accompanied by a fascinating supplementary programme of events spanning the weekend. Take a look at the updated supplementary programme and reserve your place at the year’s most-anticipated design event.
THE SÄYNÄTSALO EXCURSION
Saturday 27.8.2016 at 9:30–12:00
Starting point: Jyväskylä […]
The 8th Alvar Aalto Design Seminar will be both an arena for discussion and a meeting place for promising young people working in design, experienced professionals, and fans of design from around the world. Start your autumn with the year’s most-anticipated design seminar in Jyväskylä […]
Design Seminar participants have a unique opportunity to take a look at Säynätsalo Town Hall on Saturday August 27, right before the start of the Seminar!
The guided excursion provides a view of one of Aalto’s best-loved buildings. The free excursion includes transport from Jyväskylä to […]
Start your Alvar Aalto Design Seminar weekend already on Friday 26 August 2016 with the Säynätsalo workshops for designers and architects!
Update your skills with woodbased biomaterials in the iconic Säynätsalo town hall designed by Alvar Aalto in Jyväskylä Finland. The most promising Finnish startups will […]
We recommend booking accommodation for the Alvar Aalto Design Seminar in good time. August is peak summer season in Jyväskylä and the number of places to stay is limited.
To ensure accommodation for seminar visitors, we have negotiated room quotas with local hotels. The quota rooms […]
Alvar Aalto Design Seminar announces a partnership with Marimekko. To celebrate that, three lucky winners who buy their Design Seminar ticket before the end of July will win a Marimekko Flower vase designed by Carina Seth-Andersson.
Find your ticket here.
In addition to a lecture by Japanese lighting guru Kaoru Mende, the supplementary programme is at its best for those interested in lighting. Seminar Saturday, August 27, culminates in the exciting and entertaining Guerrilla Lighting happening.
This event is intended to draw attention to the lighting […]
Design Seminar would not be the same without the help of our partners! The latest addition is Habitare. Check out the list of Alvar Aalto Design Seminar partners 2016 here!
If you are interested in cooperating with this years seminar, contact us at designseminar(at)alvaraalto.fi.