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Arkkitehdit NRT Oy – Merenkulkijanranta, 2015

Arkkitehdit NRT Oy – Merenkulkijanranta, 2015

#RESIDENTIAL #GENIUS LOCI #WATERFRONT ARKKITEHDIT NRT OY: http://n-r-t.fi/2/ The design of Merenkulkijanranta area is based on an invited architectural competition held in 2002. Construction of the area began in 2007 and the first stage was completed in autumn 2008. Central themes of the proposal were extending the genius loci of the east Lauttasaari port area and optimise sea [...]

marzo 29, 2016 Julia De Vito In practice 0

Heikkinen-Komonen Architects – Kangasala Arts Centre, 2015

Heikkinen-Komonen Architects – Kangasala Arts Centre, 2015

#ARTS CENTRE #AUDITORIUM #MUSEUM HEIKKINEN-KOMONEN ARCHITECTS :  http://www.heikkinen-komonen.fi/ Kangasala Arts Centre is a symbol of sovereignty and cultural prowess for a small municipality, standing next to a long standing church and a new library in the heart of their village. The centre was designed to house the chamber of the municipal council and their board of trustees; a [...]

marzo 1, 2016 Julia De Vito In practice 0

LAHDELMA & MAHLAMÄKI ARCHITECTS – Museum of the History of Polish Jews, 2013

LAHDELMA & MAHLAMÄKI ARCHITECTS – Museum of the History of Polish Jews, 2013

#CULTURE #MUSEUM #CURVED ROOF LAHDELMA & MAHLAMÄKI ARCHITECTS :  http://www.ark-l-m.fi/ An international architectural competition for the Museum of the History of Polish Jews was organised in spring 2005. The building was completed in May, 2013 and the Core Exhibition was opened in October, 2014. The museum functions as a multifunctional centre for the research and exhibition [...]

febbraio 2, 2016 Julia De Vito In practice 0

JKMM Architects – Seinäjoki Library, 2012

JKMM Architects – Seinäjoki Library, 2012

#LIBRARY #PUBLIC SPACE #SUSTAINABILITY JKMM Architects :  http://www.jkmm.fi/ The civic centre of Seinäjoki is a building complex designed by Alvar Aalto, of which the library is a part, completed in 1965, that served as the town’s main library for over four decades. With the expansion of the town and evolution of library activities, however, the town decided [...]

gennaio 5, 2016 Julia De Vito In practice 0

Kupla lookout tower – Avanto Architects

Kupla lookout tower – Avanto Architects

Avanto Architects: http://www.avan.to/ TOWER, WOOD, LANDMARK   Korkeasaari Zoo (Helsinki) and Wood Focus Finland organised an architectural competition for the students of architecture at Helsinki University of Technology, with the assignment of designing a ten-metre-high view tower out of timber for the Zoo.The free form was motivated by the natural setting; it follows the surrounding stone [...]

novembre 21, 2013 Salvatore Spataro Europe 0