Tua Helve is a doctoral candidate at Aalto University, Department of Film, Television and Scenography, an active member of Costume in Focus research group, and a costume designer specialized in contemporary, process-based working methods. Tua’s research interest in the costume designer’s processes in the field of dance expands beyond her doctoral thesis. She lectures on this topic from various perspectives in Finland and abroad and supervises BA and MA students at Aalto University. Furthermore, she is a member of several associations in the field and a board member in the Theater Research Society in Finland. Her long-term collaborations as a costume designer include work with the Helsinki-based international performance group Oblivia.
Function: guest teacher Artistic practice: expanded scenography and costume