Tag Archives: Helsinki

Forthcomming events of the SIG: Commons for Design and Commons for Helsinki

Members of the SIG are continuing their work around the theme of commons. During 2014 we are working on several fronts: 1) Citizen Toolkit as Urban Commons: towards a sustainable service for and by self-organized communities. A short project funded … Continue reading

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What we have been up to

It is November already and our study project is coming closer to the “fields” where we aim to make an intervention. In this post I will make links to some of the materials that our guests and us have been … Continue reading

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Assignment: cases from Helsinki

  4.11.2013: For this session, please come to the class with your choice of case study (you can have a list of different ones). During class, we will discuss them and create working groups and choose which case study will … Continue reading

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Helsinki Commons? Join us the 24th of October to map them

What forms of commons and commoning are present today in a city like Helsinki? As part of the preparations for the seminar we are arranging a smaller and local working session (mostly in Finnish) where we are inviting other commons … Continue reading

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Case 2013-2014: Helsinki-Beirut!

This Autumn and Spring semester, we will explore the role of digital tools in civic society — ranging from social media to digital fabrication and emergent production and collaboration modes, such as Do It Yourself, Do It with Others, hacker … Continue reading

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TEDx Surprise!

Yesterday, we played a cool surprise show at TEDx Helsinki Mini-Festival. Other artists of the festival included Ricky-Tick Big Band & Julkinen Sana, Aino Venna and Matti Johannes Koivu. Good crowd, good vibes, even though the sound system wasn’t up … Continue reading

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Getting people involved and engaged

Last session we had two nice presentations, here the links to the materials that Jaako and Sanna shared with us How to get people involved (Jaako Blomberg) via slideshare. Based on Jaako’s experiences having participated, started, produced, followed and also … Continue reading

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Phantom – Kisses (music video)

The video for the latest Phantom single “Kisses” directed by Ezra Gould / Cocoa Productions. The song features a part from Erik Saties Gymnopedie I. Guitar by Niko Ryytty / Kitkaliitto.

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Wave-o-Matic at MediaLab Spring Demoday 2012

I presented my Wave-o-Matic project at the MediaLab Demoday this week. Here’s short video of the performance, and I’ll promise to post soon more information about the other projects I worked on during this Spring: Grandma’s Haunted Interior Decoration (interactive … Continue reading

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Two new installation projects

I’m currently working on two interactive audiovisual installations. One of them is called Reflection Pool and on that project I’m working with Simon Lysander-Overstall. In this project we’ll create an immersive audiovisual experience in which you can participate in by … Continue reading

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