Spring Steam

Zachary Dodson (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganization of a workshop, panel, session or tutorial


Spring Steam 2016

The Spring Steam festival brought design-minded people to Kellohalli on May 19–22. The four-day exhibition was titled I Used to Be a Graphic Designer. The exhibition included a selection of works by current students, as well as historical works from the programme’s archives. International guest speakers included Johannes Ekholm, Marjatta Itkonen, Stefan Lindfors, Linda Linko, Kasper Strömman, Tapio Vapaasalo, Milla Vaahtera, Markku Eskelinen, Arja Karhumaa. As well as many international speaker during the Nordic Illustration Seminar, held as part of Spring Steam 2016. Professional designers, illustrators, and researchers of local and international renown participated in discussions, held seminars, and presented their work. Over the weekend, the Spring Steam programme offered activities for adults and children, including food and typography workshops.
Period19 May 201622 May 2016
Event typeConference
LocationHelsinki, Finland