EMMA Talks: Interwoven - Exploring Materials and Structures

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic or invited talk


Maarit Salolainen, Adjunct Professor for Textile Design at Aalto University, narrates textile’s role as a means for storytelling and in the development of humanity. The discussion is arranged in collaboration with Aalto University and is in English.

EMMA Talks: Interwoven – Exploring Materials and Structures is a part of the Textiles Tomorrow Summitt organized by Aalto University Wednesday 30 – Thursday 31 October 2019.

EMMA Talks is an open series of lectures and talks on themes related to EMMA’s current exhibitions. The discussions look at life and society through the lens of contemporary art. Participation is free for students.
Period30 Oct 2019
Held atEspoo Museum of Modern Art, Finland
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Textile Art
  • textile design
  • archaeology
  • exhibition