Architectural Works Databank
Architectural Works data bank of Finnish architecture includes works of
Finnish architects designed for Finland and abroad and works by foreign
architects designed for Finland. It is not limited to material held in the
museum collections. At present it contains over 5 500 records and is
continuously updated. Many kinds of searches are possible, for there are
over 60 fields in a record.
The databank is available to visitors
in the Museum Library. Inquiries can be made in the Library and in the
The Competitions Databank
records information on competitions organised in Finland and on those
international competitions in which Finnish architects have won prizes.
The earliest are from the 1870s, the most recent from 2003. Information on
this databank, including nearly 2 000 records, can be searched by name of
competition, dating, building type, architect or pseudonym.
time being, the Competitions Databank is available to museum personnel
only. Copies of records are delivered at request.
Information included in the Architects Databank concerns
Finnish architects, mainly those who are no longer alive, and their work.
Information on living architects is available in the annual register of
members of the Finnish Association of Architects (www.safa.fi). At present
the databank is available to museum personnel only. Prints of records are
delivered at request.