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26.03.2012 - Tania Rodriguez
The City Sets workshop came to an end in EnSAD, Paris. The works show good motivation from the students and real insight on their behalf. The differences in the works made by EnSAD students and Aalto students are quite evident, both schools have managed to “find a story” with their work, but one ca...Read more ››
22.03.2012 - Tania Rodriguez
So our City Sets Helsinki workshop came to an end last 9.03 and we have some edited videos of the works shown and the critiques from our lecturers Marja Seliger, Mika Tuomola, Anna Bernagozzi and Heidi Tika. They had interesting comments on the student works and the debate was officially open for the s...Read more ››
14.03.2012 - Tania Rodriguez
The City Sets Helsinki workshop was a smashing successes and came to a close on the 9.03 with a screening and critique of student work. Among our lecturers Marja Seliger, Mika Tuomola, Heidi Tikka and Youngae Hahn (post-doc researcher) was our EnSAD guest professor Anna Bernagozzi. The students had als...Read more ››
08.03.2012 - Tania Rodriguez
Our Helsinki City Sets workshop successfully started last 5.03 with our team leaders’ lectures Marja Seliger and Mika Tuomola and Remy Bourganell our visiting lecturer from École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (EnsAD). Shortly after teams were assembled, equipment handed out and location...Read more ››
06.03.2012 - Tania Rodriguez
The City Sets workshop started yesterday (5.03) with an attendance of 16 enthusiastic students. After Marja Seligers’ (“Visual methods in urban ethnography”) and Mika Tuomolas’ (“Narrative structural methods for the stories in the city”) lectures, the students were arranged into multidiscip...Read more ››
01.03.2012 - Tania Rodriguez
The City Sets Helsinki workshop is about to begin, we are expecting students from ENSAD to arrive from Paris on Sunday and one teacher from the same instituton to arrive on Monday morning for a lecture. We are prepared and have high expectations on the outcome. Our project leaders and curators Mika Tu...Read more ››
Tania Rodriguez is a Graphic Design doctoral student in the Department of Media at Aalto. She is also a research assistant and producer of the City Sets project. Her posts are about the development of the project in general and of the two workshops they'll host in March, the first one in Helsinki and the second in Paris.
Some posts will reveal deep insight from the participants about the design embedded in the city, and how the perceive the city as a stage, others will just explain themselves through images. Join us for an interesting tour of the city and its design.