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Garage 48 Arts & Robots hackatlon won by Tarmo Kiuru’s team REFILL

The 10th Hardware & Arts took a turn towards soft robotics and thus Arts & Robots were born! Almost 100 participants, 13 ideas that was built into working prototypes with only 48 hours. Gongratulations to EKA Product Design student Tarmo Kiuru, who was in the winning team REFILL! They also won the Favourite of the audience prize! REFILLRefilling vending machines for ...
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EKA to introduce six furniture designs using limestone at Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2020

For the second consecutive time, the Product Design Department of Estonian Academy of Arts will join the lineup of Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair from 4 to 8 February, 2020. Alongside 31 design schools and 34 young, upcoming designers and design studios, EKA will be exhibiting at the Greenhouse section of the fair. On view are six furniture designs that variously engage with the ...
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EKA Summer Academy workshop “Speculative and Critical Design – Special Programs Think Tank”

We invite you to take part in a rare opportunity to serve in the Special Programs Think Tank to envision and create hypothetical “special programs” that Estonia’s government might instate, either in the future or in parallel realities. This five-day event will provide you with the chance to design preferable paths for government, guided by future-visioning strategists from the Extrapolation ...

Open Lecture on Design: Anthony Dunne and Fiona Raby

If reality is not given, but made, then can it be unmade and remade? How might design practice serve as a laboratory for publicly exploring the material culture of alternative realities and multiple world views? Can they be rendered more concrete and immediate? Not separate from the world, but part of it. What would a place where new realities can be conceived, constructed, and tested look ...
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Estonian Academy of Arts to exhibit at Stockholm Furniture & Light 2019

For the first time, the Product Design Department of Estonian Academy of Arts will join the lineup of Stockholm Furniture & Light from 5 to 9 February, 2019. Alongside 29 design schools and 37 young, upcoming designers and design studios from altogether 21 countries, Estonian Academy of Arts will be exhibiting at the Greenhouse section of the fair, booth C18:37. On view in Stockholm, ...
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Estonian Academy of Arts to exhibit at Stockholm Furniture & Light 2019

For the first time, the Product Design Department of Estonian Academy of Arts will join the lineup of Stockholm Furniture & Light from 5 to 9 February, 2019. Alongside 29 design schools and 37 young, upcoming designers and design studios from altogether 21 countries, Estonian Academy of Arts will be exhibiting at the Greenhouse section of the fair, booth C18:37. On view in Stockholm, ...
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EKA’s major service design project launched in cooperation with Nordic universities and hospitals

Within the framework of “Co-Designing Healthcare” – a two-year cooperation project of the EKA Department of Product Design and the Estonian health technology cluster Connected Health – Estonian, Finnish and Swedish design school students will create health services for Nordic hospitals. According to Maarja Mõtus, head of the EKA Department of Product Design, “the cooperation that started this ...
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Wood and Design

Dates:  20-25 August 2018 Volume: 6 days, 3 ECTS Location:  Viljandi, Estonia Number of participants: max 22 Cost: FREE (Please note that this course is meant for higher education students only) Registration deadline:  6th of May In addition to the general admissions requirements, candidates are expected to submit a letter of intent describing their interest in attending the workshop, and a ...

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