The photography unit is located at Aalto University´s Otaniemi Campus in a brand new building, Väre, which completes and blends into the respected campus’ architectural vision. Väre it’s a wide, breezy building larger 30.000m² and functions as a home for the School of Art, Design and Architecture. Väre offers a bright and airy common space, where to relax and spend time with fellow students; silent study rooms and a variety of workshops, including a 24/7 printing room, a ceramic workshop, a glass-making workshop, etc…
Our resources are of the highest quality. Photography students and staff have access, for instance, to a large photography studio, supplied with the highest standard professional equipment for in-studio use; an equipment lending office for field photography and the possibility of booking project-rooms for personal use and meetings.
In addition to the spaces and facilities of the School of Art, Design and Architecture, Aalto University provides an array of resources for students. The most significant services are:
High quality Fine Art and large format printing and mounting.
Aalto Digital Design Laboratory. 3D scanners, 3D printers, laser cutter and a robot.
•Aalto Studios (Formerly: Media Center LUME & the Media Factory)
Auditoriums, theatre, TV, film and new media production facilities and the Aalto FabLab.