Utilizing VR tools in design process

Industrial design student Joonas Sillanpää made his thesis work about utilizing VR tools in design process. In thesis he investigate the use of VR tools in the design process.... Read more


Metropolia design in Match Up -The XR Event

On 21th of November 2019 Match Up -The XR Event was held second time in Campus Arabia in Helsinki. The event focuses on virtual and augmented realities. Along with over thirty... Read more


Success in Lekolar Design Competition – Pattern for Inclusion

Metropolia's textile design student Eveliina Hamari's work was selected as one of the three winning patterns in Lekolar Design Competition called Pattern for Inclusion. Congratulations,... Read more


Metropolia at Habitare 2019

Metropolia's design students' works are visible at Habitare Design Fair 2019. Metropolia has an own stand at the Block area, where you can explore furniture designed by... Read more


Designing in extended reality

Virtual reality, extended reality, VR, AR, XR. The beloved child has many names.   Virtual reality is a way to visualize pieces as they were real,... Read more


DIMENSIO – New dimensions of ceramics / Helsinki Design Week 2019

  During Helsinki Design Week 2019 at Erottaja2 there is an exhibition presenting the collaboration project of Metropolia's design students and ABL tiles. Dimensio... Read more


Conjuction – An AR art exhibition

  During Helsinki Design Week there is an AR (Augmented Reality) exhibition, Conjunction, to be visited at Metropolia Arabia campus. Conjunction is a collaborative... Read more


ABL-Laatat & Metropolia Muotoilu Dimension – New Dimensions of a Ceramic Tile

  A collaboration project with ABL-Laatat and Metropolia design students explores new ways of using ceramics. These visions created by the students are visible at... Read more


Japanese Workshop

  In the end of August, 22.-24.8.2019,  a group of students and professors from Musashino Art University visited Metropolia UAS. The visitors held a three-day... Read more


Campus Arabia – Helsinki Design Week 2019

  Campus Arabia opens up views to the present and future Metropolia University of Applied Sciences’ design and creative studies. The work and working environment... Read more


Extra summer tip: ORNO – Light and shape exhibition

ORNO - Light and shape -lighting exhibition at Art and Museum Centre Sinkka in Kerava presents Orno's famous design lighting as well as lighting prototypes by young designers... Read more


Summer tips for design students

Student budget wasn't enough for a design trip to Japan? Don't worry, there are plenty of things to see in Finland, too. Inspiring designs, art and classics from the history.... Read more