Sanna Lehtinen


Sanna Lehtinen (PhD 2015, Univ. of Helsinki) is a Research Fellow in the Transdisciplinary Arts Studies unit at the Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture. In 2013 she was awarded the Young Scholar Award of the International Association of Aesthetics (IAA). Her research focuses on urban and environmental aesthetics and the philosophy of the city. Dr Lehtinen’s publications include journal articles published in Open Philosophy, Philosophical Inquiries, Essays in Philosophy, and Behaviour & Information Technology, articles in edited volumes published by Routledge, Springer, and Oxford University Press as well as editing special issues for Contemporary Aesthetics and Open Philosophy. She is the President of the Finnish Society for Aesthetics and the Codirector in the board of the international Philosophy of the City Research Group. Her current research interests include the aesthetics of new urban technologies and aesthetic sustainability.