Articles tagged Finland


In concept and design, this parcel pick-up shop is unrecognizable from the post you know

Helsinki – A self-service post that offers convenience, customer service and a visually-compelling spatial experience? It exists now in Helsinki.


Here’s an office layout to consider: the working showroom

Helsinki – Artek’s new headquarters in Helsinki, designed by Sevil Peach, makes some radical decisions to bring employees together and organically improve teamwork.


With Amos Rex, Helsinki goes underground to rise as a cultural destination

Helsinki – The director of Amos Rex, Kai Kartio, explains how Finland’s newest museum fills a previously-vacant gap in Helsinki’s artistic scene.

Photo Tiiu Kaitalo

Helsinki Design Week: a vibrant mix of Finnish icons and innovative young design

Helsinki – Helsinki Design Week 2017 showcases the city’s vibrant design scene, rooted in its rich heritage while continuously looking into future. Here are the highlights.

Photo courtesy of Studio Hans Koistinen

JKMM Architects throws traditional desks out the window at a Finnish learning centre

HELSINKI – You won’t find traditional desks or classrooms at Kalasatama School and Daycare. Named after its location – a rapidly growing district in Helsinki, Finland – Kalasatama looks more …

A space that reflects constant movement.

Finnborgi Petursson’s illuminating architecture of waves

EKEAS – An Icelandic artist creates images that are as acoustic as they are visual.

Perforated copper cladding and angular pillars convey an elegant futurism.

JKMM accelerates the dynamic of a transportation hub

LAHTI – A historic rail station in southern Finland gets a polished update to form a closer link to the city.

Lux Helsinki draws crowds to the illuminated cloud by Canadians Caitlind RC Brown and Wayne Garrett.

Illuminated, interactive clouds and giant lampshades attract attention at Lux Helsinki

The eighth annual light festival Lux Helsinki delivered bright lights, dazzle and spectacle to the snowy streets of the Finnish capital.

Harmony, Entropy runs from 4 - 21 December 2014 in Galleria Huuto in Helsinki, Finland.

Harmony, Entropy by Tiina Koivusalo and Linda Linko

Materials collected from travels abroad are the foundation of Linko and Koivusalo's large-scale digital collages on display in Helsinki.

Kustaa Saksi's collaboration with Marimekko creates an escape from the hectic everyday life by bringing elements of nature into the urban environment.

Marimekko Collections by Kustaa Saksi

Finnish artist Kustaa Saksi makes his debut for Marimekko in the spring/summer 2015 home and fashion collections. He was inspired by the invigorating feeling of freedom one can experience when faced …

Kuststaa Saski's colourful and surreal Hynopompic exhibition is currently on show in Tilburg.

Hypnopompic by Kustaa Saksi at TextielMuseum

Finnish artist and designer Kustaa Saksi resides in Amsterdam and so it seems fitting that he should now have brought the colourful, surreal tapestries of his Hynopompic exhibition to the …

The bridge forms a pedestrian shortcut to Turku’s much-loved, modern library

Turku Library Bridge by Pontek Oy

TURKU – A small Finnish engineering firm produced an exceptionally subtle pedestrian bridge over the Aura River in Turku.

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