Media Lab Helsinki


Crucible Studio is located in the Aalto University School of Art and Design and its activities are grounded on close co-operation with its departments, particularly Media Centre LUME and Media Lab Helsinki/ Department of Media. Their facilities are in Crucible's use.

Media Centre LUME

Media Centre Lume is the National Research and Development Centre of audiovisual media. The Media Centre is equipped with first-class premises and latest equipment for TV and video productions, stage design alternatives, and for film screenings, public relations exercises and conferences.

Media Lab Helsinki

The Media Lab is a unit in the Department of Media, at the the School of Art and Design within the new Aalto University. The lab provides education and research frameworks for studying digital media products, contents and technologies, their design, development and the effect they have on society. Media Lab Helsinki is equipped with number of high quality hardware and software tools and infrastructure needed in contemporary creative digital media productions and education. Facilities include video editing and 3-D modeling tools and videoconferencing.

Aalto University School of Art and Design

The School of Art and Design at the Aalto University gives education and pursues research in the fields of design, motion picture, audiovisual communication, art education and arts. The School of Art and Design has reorganised its department structure. There are now five departments instead of six: Motion Picture, Television and Production Design; Media; Design; Art; and Art and Media Pori.