Illustrator living in Global Village is a one-day seminar organized by Aalto-university School of Arts, Design and Architecture with the support of Nordisk Kulturfond.

Which special characteristics do illustrators have that actively take part in such collaboration? What are the steps an illustrator should and could take in order to build her career worldwide?
How to survive while having fun in Global Village?

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9.00–9.15
Welcome & Illustration Now in Finland:
Laura Valojärvi & Sari Airola
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture

9.15–10.15
Illustration Now in Sweden – illustration in illustrated children’s books:
Linda Holmer HDK – Academy of Design and Crafts, University of Gothenburg
Illustrator Guest from Sweden: Lovisa Burfitt

10.15–11.00
Illustrator Guest from Denmark: Mads Berg

11.00–11.45
Illustrator Guest from FinlandSanttu Mustonen

11.45-12.45
Lunch

12.45–13.45
Illustration Now in Norway: Andreas Berg Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo
Illustrator Guest from NorwayStian Hole

13.45–14.15
The shifting landscape of Illustration practice:
Darryl Clifton Camberwell College of Arts, University of the Arts London

14.15–14.30
Short break

14.30–15.15
Illustrator Guest from Finland: Kustaa Saksi

15.15–16.00
Panel discussion & questions from the audience:
How to survive while having fun in Global Village?
Hosts: Laura Valojärvi & Sari Airola

16.00 –>
Coctails & networking for professional audience

Organizer

Visual Communication Design, Department of Media
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture

In collaboration with

Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo, HDK Academy of Design and Crafts, University of Gothenburg
Nordisk Kulturfond, The Association of Finnish Illustrators, Grafia