Sustainable Material Lecture and Workshop


On Friday 23 March Barbara Pollini gave a lecture and workshop at the Degree Programme in Design. In the workshop students worked with different DIY bioplastic recipes. Barbara Pollini is an ecodesigner and a  professor at NABA Design University in Milan. She teaches “Materials and New Technologies for Project Innovation” and is also a co-founder of Nuup Sustainable Creativity network. Barbara... Read more


Angelica electric car

Metropolia University of Applied Sciences and AET Corporation announced the new electric car Angelica in 29.9.2017 at Arabia campus. Industrial design alumni Juha Tuomola... Read more


Japanese Design Workshop 6.-8.3.2017 – Tsutsumi, the Art of Wrapping

Professor Takaaki Oe from Metropolia's partner institution Kyoto University of Art and Design held a Japanese workshop for the design students from the 6th to the 8th of... Read more


Textile Design Students at the Heimtextil Fair in Frankfurt

A group of Metropolia's Textile Design students spent a week in Germany, at the Heimtextil fair in Frankfurt. The students participated in the planning and implementation... Read more


Success in the Fennia Prize 2017 Competition

Industrial Design alumnus Antti Väisänen and Consair Oy received the €5 000 Fennia Prize Winner award for their CAMU 1200 - Clean Air Management Unit. Interior Architecture... Read more


Yarn Visions 26.11.-5.3.2017

”In the Baltic Sea, as in any other ecosystem, everything is connected.” (the Chain made by Sonja Tanskanen, Gerli Kotkamets and Iida Kopio) We textile design students... Read more


Fresens Concept to Tackle Food Waste Problem

Last spring a team of Industrial Design students (Miika Lehtinen, Jaakko Ranne, Marianna Salminen and Laura Lerkkanen) took park in the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge... Read more


Metropolia and Aalto’s Team Wins Design Sprint Competition for Stations

Metropolia's Interior Architecture student teamed up with students from Aalto University and won a competition organized by Sito Oy. The task in this competition for design... Read more


Thesis Projects in Design

Students in Industrial Design, Textile Design and Interior Architecture have created thesis projects, of which ones related to urban design are on display 1.9.-1.10.2016... Read more


Metropolia Home at Habitare

The fair stand by Metropolia designers is presented in Habitare-fair, The Block-area (6B89). Wellcome to see the products of the design students and alumni! More Information:... Read more