EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM AND ELSEWHERE
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On this website you can see all the events provided by the Museum of Finnish Architecture during autumn 2017. In addition to its exhibitions, the museum organizes also other events, such as discussions, lectures and workshops.
EVENTS IN ENGLISH
Guided tours in English
Guided tour in English: every first Friday of the month at 4.30 pm
WOOD WORKS – NEW LECTURE SERIES BEGINS
Thursday May 23 2019, 6 pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
Better with Wood?
Architect Bjarne Mastenbroek
/ SeARCH: Strictly speaking this is not architecture – SeARCH in the transition of a building industry
D.Sc. (Econ.) Mika Kuisma Tall wood buildings – Perspectives from Finland and Sweden
Held in English. Admission fee €10/5/0. Free for students.
This new international lecture series presents high-quality examples of wooden architecture and construction. The series starts on Thursday May 23 with two presentations themed “Better with Wood?”
Bjarne Mastenbroek: SeARCH in the transition of a building industry
Bjarne Mastenbroek is the founder of SeARCH, a Dutch office active since 2002. Mastenbroek was awarded Dutch Architect of the Year in 2009. His works include the Dutch Embassy in Addis Ababa, winner of the Aga Khan award, Villa Vals in Switzerland in collaboration with CMA, and the IJDock (with Dick van Gameren) in the waterfront centre of Amsterdam, with apartments, hotel, marina and a courthouse situated on an artificial island after a 20 year long process of redeveloping the area.
The lecture is paired with a speech by Mika Kuisma, D.Sc. (Econ.), Aalto University School of Business, on "Tall wood buildings - Perspectives from Finland and Sweden", giving an in-depth look at contemporary high-rise wood architecture and its’ future outlook regarding the standpoint of industry and economics.
The series is arranged in collaboration between Museum of Finnish Architecture, Aalto University and the Ministry of the Environment.
Tuesday June 4 2019, 6 pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
Matti Kuittinen, Ministry of the Environment
Common Ground School – building in the Bio-Economy
EVENTS IN FINNISH
The guided tours on Saturdays at 3 pm are open for all and included in the museum admission fee.