Maarit Mäkelä

Doctor of Arts

  • Phone+358 50 3722168
  • Otaniementie 14, 021450 Espoo

19972021

Research activity per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Artistic and research interests

Maarit Mäkelä works as an artist in the junction of ceramics and fine art. She has had several solo exhibitions and has taken part in frequent joint exhibitions in Finland and abroad. Much of her visual work deals with the questions of femininity. Her research interests lie in materialy, especially in the context of artistic and practice-led research. She is initiator of The Art of Research conference and co-editor of the anthologies “The Art of Research. Research Practices in Art and Design” (2006) and “The Art of Research II. Process, Results and Contribution” (2012). In addition, she has published widely in international arenas.

Education/Academic qualification

Doctoral degree, Arts and Design, Helsinki University of Arts and Design

Award Date: 19 Dec 2003

Master's degree, Arts and Design, Helsinki University of Arts and Design

Award Date: 20 May 1994

Keywords

  • Taiteellinen tutkimus
  • Keramiikka
  • Materiaalilähtöinen taide
  • Practice-led research
  • Ceramics
  • Material-based art
  • Muotoilu
  • Design

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics where Maarit Mäkelä is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles

Network

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or