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 March. He brought with him 22 Japanese students who also took part in the workshop. The itinerary of the Japanese students also included a trip to the Marimekko factory in Herttoniemi. The students familiarized themselves with... 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


Degree programme in Design, Metropolia at Helsinki Design Week 2016

Young, innovative and bold degree programme in design is taking part in many activities of Helsinki Design Week (HDW): 1.-10.9.: City planning by using the techniques... Read more


Industrial design student carrying out robot buses -project

Matias Lehmusjärvi (Industrial Design student, Metropolia) has been implementing the robot buses -project. The busses will start running in southern Helsinki 16th of August,... Read more