Projects

Åbo Akademi University Book Tower

  Åbo Akademi University’s first purpose-built building was located in the culturally and historically important milieu of…

Type: Erik Bryggman Status: 1993

Aitta Cooperative Shop, Sauvo

  Founded in 1920, the central task of the building department of the Central Finnish Cooperative Society…

Type: Erkki Huttunen Status: 1993

Alko Rajamäki Factory

  The Rajamäki factory community originated in 1888 when a yeast factory was founded in Nurmijärvi. The…

Type: Erkki Huttunen Status: 1993

Finnish Savings Bank

  The modernist bank building designed by P.E. Blomstedt was in its time boldly exceptional. Blomstedt did…

Type: P.E. Blomstedt Status: 1993

Finnish Sports Institute

  Vierumäki, the Finnish Sports Institute, is a national sports coaching and educational institute, and is often…

Type: Erik Bryggman Status: 1993

Helsinki-Malmi Airport

  Before Helsinki-Malmi Airport was built, Finland lagged much behind the rest of Europe, because civilian passengers…

Type: Dag Englund Status: 1993

Hotel Aulanko

  Many building projects were realised in Finland at the end of the 1930s serving the needs…

Type: Märta Blomstedt Status: 1993

Kannonkoski Church

  Kannonkoski church is situated near Viitasaari in Central Finland. On its completion the building dominated the…

Type: P.E. Blomstedt Status: 1993

Metsätalo Building

  The Metsätalo building (“Forest House”) sits as an extension of the monumental neoclassical centre of Helsinki…

Type: Jussi Paatela Status: 1993

Nakkila Church

  Nakkila church, built with a bequest from the industrialist J. W. Suominen, is one of the…

Type: Erkki Huttunen Status: 1993

Olympic Buildings

  The buildings constructed for the Olympic Games in Helsinki comprise also from an international perspective a…

Type: Several architects Status: 1993

Paimio Sanatorium

  Tuberculosis was the most significant public health problem in Finland in the early 1900s. The treatment,…

Type: Alvar Aalto Status: 1993

Parainen Funerary Chapel

  The Parainen funerary chapel is minimalist and simple, somewhat like a small Greek temple. It was…

Type: Erik Bryggman Status: 1993

SOK Offices and Warehouse, Oulu

  The first buildings representing Functionalism in Northern Finland are from the early 1930s, the most important…

Type: Erkki Huttunen Status: 1993

Standard Terrace Housing

  The improvement in housing conditions had in the 1920s become an issue of international interest in…

Type: Alvar Aalto Status: 1993

Taka-Töölö Residential Area

  The Helsinki district of Taka-Töölö shows the gradual breakthrough of the urban planning ideals of Functionalism.…

Type: Several architects Status: 1993

Tempo House

  The Tempo residential, office and commercial building was built in the very centre of Tampere, at…

Type: Bertel Strömmer Status: 1993

The Aalto House

  Alvar and Aino Aalto designed for their family a detached house on a plot they had…

Type: Aino Aalto Status: 1993

Turun Sanomat Building

  After moving to live in Turku in 1927 Aalto got to know Arvo Ketonen, the managing…

Type: Alvar Aalto Status: 1993

Villa Mairea

  Aino and Alvar Aalto designed Villa Mairea for their close friends Maire and Harry Gullichsen. It…

Type: Aino Aalto Status: 1993