OP Financial Group Vallila Campus | JKMM Architects

OP Financial Group Vallila Campus OP Financial Group is Finland’s leading financial services group. Instead of a traditional high-rise office, the company preferred to create a campus-like city block to create...

Löyly | Avanto Architects

Löyly Sauna culture Sauna bathing is an essential part of Finnish culture and national identity. There are only 5,4 million Finns but 3,3 million saunas. Public saunas used to be common in bigger cities but n...

SuperKOLMEMEN

The Three Smiths Statue (Kolmen sepän patsas) has been standing and working on the square since 1932. Their hard labor and the long permanent cooperation with the city of Helsinki will be appreciated by tempora...

The story of 5 Archists

The story of 5 ‘ Archists ’ Let me define an ‘Archist’ to begin with. As most of you might find it evident, archist is a port-manteau of the words ‘architect’ and ‘artist’. Of the many other hats that architec...

Winner of Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition

Winner of Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition Today, the jury of Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition has announced the winner of the competition,'Moreau Kusunoki Architectes' from France, who was whittle...
A view of the Guggenheim Helsinki by SPARK from the docks

The Guggenheim Museum, Helsinki | SPARK

The Guggenheim Museum, Helsinki SPARK Architects have a history with out of the box competition entries. But their entry for the new Guggenheim Museum set to be built in Helsinki is not only out of the box, bu...

Guggenheim Helsinki Proposal | Tom Wiscombe

Making your proposal shine among 1,715 proposals is either hard labor, a lot of intelligence, or a glimpse of both. The combination is exactly what Tom Wiscombe Architecture did for their Guggenheim Helsinki’s ...

Guggenheim Helsinki entry | Tammo Prinz Architects

Guggenheim Helsinki entry Tammo Prinz Architects’ starting part was to generate an iconic design relating to the rich Finnish nature and culture, and it should contribute to the urban structure of Eteläsatama....

Guggenheim Helsinki Proposal | SDA

As the name of the building suggests, Warped Experiences, the proposal for the Guggenheim Helsinki from SDA not only plays with the conventional approach to architecture, but creates a genuine new experience fo...

Guggenheim Helsinki Proposal | Gilles Retsin

Inspired by “Old Finish architecture by Raili and Reima Pietila, by Levi Bryant’s writings about assemblages, Sou Foujimoto’s lattices, Mies van der Rohe’s space – frames and WWII timber airport hangars”, Gille...