Posts with tag "finland"

Arkkitehdit NRT Oy – Merenkulkijanranta, 2015

#RESIDENTIAL #GENIUS LOCI #WATERFRONT ARKKITEHDIT NRT OY: 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 [...]

March 29, 2016 In practice

Heikkinen-Komonen Architects – Kangasala Arts Centre, 2015

#ARTS CENTRE #AUDITORIUM #MUSEUM HEIKKINEN-KOMONEN ARCHITECTS : 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. [...]

March 1, 2016 In practice

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

#CULTURE #MUSEUM #CURVED ROOF LAHDELMA & MAHLAM KI ARCHITECTS : 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 [...]

February 2, 2016 In practice

JKMM Architects – Sein joki Library, 2012

#LIBRARY #PUBLIC SPACE #SUSTAINABILITY JKMM Architects : The civic centre of Sein joki 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 [...]

January 5, 2016 In practice

Kupla lookout tower – Avanto Architects

Avanto Architects: 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 [...]

November 21, 2013 Europe