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Digital Creativity Journal: Call for Special Issue Contributions on *Post-Anthropocentric Creativity*

Abstract deadline 15 May 2015: Post-Anthropocentric Creativity – Call for Submissions for the Special Issue of Digital Creativity Journal 27:1, 1/2016

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Pioneer in mirror neuron research Professor Vittorio Gallese at the Architecture and Empathy seminar 21 April 2015, from 1:30 pm to 6 pm

Venue: The Finnish Film Foundation’s Kino K-13 auditorium, Kanavakatu 12, Helsinki To view the full programme, click here. Free admission! The seminar will be in English. How do architecture and design touch us? How do our behaviour and emotions influence, … Continue reading

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Pet/Prisoner/Pensioner at Forumbox 4-26 April 2015

Narrative audiovisual installation Pet/Prisoner/Pensioner (Koira/Vanki/Vanhus, subtitled in English) by Crucible Studio’s associated and former visiting artists Jaakko Pesonen and actors Kristiina and Riitta Elstelä (Accidental Lovers) is being exhibited in the Mediabox of the Forumbox gallery, Ruoholahdenranta 3 A, Helsinki, 4-26 April 2015, Tuesday-Friday … Continue reading

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Great minds crossing borders at Aalto MEG Core

Neuroscientist Riitta Hari and philosopher Mark Johnson discussing embodiment and two-person interaction in the MEG Core at the Aalto NeuroImaging, together with Crucible Studio director, artist Mika Lumi Tuomola, philosopher Paavo Pylkkänen and mathematician Markku Hannula, after Mark’s wonderful lecture on … Continue reading

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Open invitation to Riksteatern’s Performing Arts Technologies seminars in Åland 23-25 April 2015

Lovely times forthcoming in Åland! Free, sponsored seminars on Performing Arts Technologies arranged by Riksteatern for both technical and artistic professionals 23-25 April 2015 (registration before 25 March): English program Ohjelma suomeksi Program svenska

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GIN, Narrative Film Fridays 27 Feb – 15 May 2015!

In the context of Crucible Studio’s GIN (Generative and Interactive Narratives) MA teaching and the Department of Media Storytelling course by Zach Dodson and Saku Heinänen, we start this Friday the Narrative Film Fridays  –  welcome, Students of Storytelling!

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Welcome to a lecture on Embodied cognition by Mark Johnson Monday March 9 at 10:15-11:00

A unique possibility! Welcome to a lecture by Mark Johnson  Knight Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences Department of Philosophy, University of Oregon TOPIC: Embodied cognition: how we make and experience meaning through our sensory, motor, and affective processes. TIME: … Continue reading

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Pia Tikka on Neuroaesthetics Tuesday 24.2. 18-20 @ KuvA

JATKUVA Conversation 1: Neuroesthetics- Will the artist become extinct? Tuesday 24.2. 18-20 @ KuvA https://www.facebook.com/events/1670384746522092/?fref=ts 14.00 Preparatory session (KUVA doctoral space, 2nd floor) 18.00 Lecture (KUVA 5th floor seminar room) Elvira Brattico  (PhD, Neuroaesthetics of Music Group, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of … Continue reading

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Marianne Selsjord’s “Marvellous Transformations” 25 Jan – 1 Feb 2015 in Churchill College, Cambridge, UK

Marianne Selsjord (1954 – 2014), Crucible Studio’s former artist-in-residence, incredible colleague and close friend to many, left behind her an incredible exhibit, now to be opened in Cambridge, Churchill College, Jock Colville Hall, 25 January – 1 February 2014, 09:00-17:00 daily: … Continue reading

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Greetings of the Season!

Greetings of the Season from Crucible Studio & Aalto University!

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