Experience Workshop’s STEAM Inspiration Day in Kuopio, Finland

On 20 April, 2017 Experience Workshop was invited to the Regional State Administration Agency of Eastern Finland in Kuopio to organize a STEAM Inspiration Day for teachers and students. Special thanks to Kari Lehtola for hosting the event. 50 students and 10 teachers from the Kuopio area have immersed into Experience Workshop’s STEAM-world. Our program
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Erasmus+ “Art & Space in the City”: Experience Workshop Hits Novida School in Loimaa, Finland!

On 07. 03. 2017, Experience Workshop has visited Novida School, Loimaa, Finland. We met with Finnish, French, German and Greek students and contributed to the Erasmus+ ‘Art and Space in the City’ project. Osmo Pekonen and Kristóf Fenyvesi have represented the Finnish crew of Experience Workshop in the Novida School, Loimaa. After Osmo Pekonen’s opening presentation ‘On Space’, several workshops
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Symmetry Festival 2016’s Family Day, coordinated by Experience Workshop

Between 18-22 July, 2016, Symmetry Festival 2016, the world largest multidisciplinary conference and art festival in Symmetry Studies took place at the Vienna University of Technology. Experience Workshop has coordinated the Family Day, which took place at Karlsplatz in Vienna’s downtown and attracted several hundreds of people. Almost 150 presenters joined us from many fields
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Hommáge to Mauro Francaviglia: Experience Workshop’s Mathematical Art Exhibit at APLIMAT 2017, Bratislava

Between January 31 – February 2, 2017 Experience Workshop’s “Travelling Bridges” Mathematical Art Exhibit will be hosted at APLIMAT 2017 Conference in Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, as a hommáge for the internationally renowned Italian mathematician Mauro Francaviglia (1953-2013). Mauro Francaviglia was not only a friend of many Experience Workshop member mathematicians and artists,
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The Building Blocks of Visual Perception: Jomili Cubes Indiegogo Campaign Starts Now!

“A real child can go to bed–yet still build towers in its head.” – wrote Marvin Minsky, the father of Artificial Intelligence, who has started to train his robot arm by block playing in the end of the 1960s. Just some years before Minsky’s experiments, Zoltán Paul Dienes has published his book “Building Up Mathematics” (1961) and suggested
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Let’s Do Your Own Mathematics! Experience Workshop in Laukaa, Finland

On 25 February, 2016 Experience Workshop has visited the school of Laukaa, the Sydän-Laukaan koulu in Finland. Three students of the school, Inkeri Nurminen, Anna Hytönen and Helmi Herteli, as young journalists have published an extensive report on the event in the local newspaper, the Laukaa-Konnevesi News. Please find the article below! Big thanks for
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Let There Be Light! Time Travel with the Experience Workshop in Finland

The visitors of Experience Workshop’s first event in Finland could met personally with celebrities of 18th century and tools of experience-centered mathematics education of the future at the same time.  Helsinki‘s historical fortress-island Suomenlinna was the venue on 14 June, 2015 Experience Workshop’s Kinder Wunderkammer program in the framework of the Lumiéres Festival. The 18th century astronomers Johan Lexell and Maximilianus Hell were
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Experience Workshop goes to Finland! Paper Sculptures and Camera Obscura in the Magic Island

Experience Workshop proudly presents its’ first event in Finland, which takes place on June 14, 2015 in the magical island of Suomenlinna, Helsinki at the Lumiéres Festival. In the historical atmosphere of the celebration of 18th century culture, the Lumiéres Festival, the Experience Workshop will be represented by the leader of the math-art movement Kristóf Fenyvesi and
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