Maiju Loukola is an artist-researcher (Doctor of Arts)
with background in performing arts and scenography. She is a Postdoctoral researcher at Aalto University (Aalto ARTS) School of Arts, Design and Architecture.
Her primary research interests are politics of space, space-related arts, artistic research and visual culture theories.
She is a member of the FLOATING PERIPHERIES – MEDIATING THE SENSE OF PLACE research project funded by the Academy of Finland (2017–2021) and a founding member of the Expanded Scenography research group at the Department of Film, Tv & Scenography at Aalto ARTS.