The Masters of Arts 2008 festival is produced by a team of two dozen people. The most international team ever consists of both students and professionals from different fields. The visual identity, exhibition architecture and program of the MoA festivals results from the rich collaboration between these people.

As the producer and front woman of the festival continues Tuuli Sotamaa. The curator of the diploma work exhibition is Katja Lindroos, like the year before and Katri Winqvist as the exhibition coordinator.

The visual identity for MoA08 is created by TaiK’s graphic design students Iira Oivo, Konsta Ojala, Jonathan Hildén and Niina Turtola, with the supervision of graphic designer Saku Heinänen.

The exhibition architecture is designed by a multinational team: Hanna Tjukanov (Finland), Pablo Riquelme (Chile), Roberto Aparicio (Spain), Claire Paillon (France) and Elina Manninen (Finland).

This year the MoA team has expanded with a team taking care of festivals city appearance, the team consits of Lotta Veromaa (TaiK/ Applied Art and Design) and Jyrki Vanamo (HUT/ Department of Architecture)

The festivals OmA08 discussions are arranged by TaiK’s students Lasse Lampenius (Art Education) and our man from Denmark Niels Frandsen (Applied Art and Design)

The swifting MoA pictures are taken by students from the photography department Aino Huhtaniemi and Petri Summanen and the MoA animations are done by MediaLab student Anne Parkkali.

The building of the final work exhibition is, once again, in the trusted hands of the Lume team – which consists of Ilkka Riihikallio, Tero Vesterinen and Pasi Pakula. The execution is supervised by Samppa Murtomäki.

Joni Turunen from Teaching and learning support services in charge of the realization of the MoA webpages.

In addition numerous teachers, professors and students from TaiK contributes to the planning of the festival programme and implementation of it all.