MUSEUM OF FINNISH ARCHITECTURE

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Exhibitions at the Museum

DOWN THE STAIRS TO A SHADY GROVE – DIALOGUES BETWEEN FINNISH GARDEN ART AND ARCHITECTURE

27.5.2015 - 23.8.2015

The Museum of Finnish Architecture dedicates the summer to gardens and their power to articulate mood and space. Down the stairs to a shady grove presents Finnish gardens from the 18th century to the present day, highlighting the subtle interplay that exists between architecture, gardens and the natural landscape. Read more »


RE-CREATION. THE RESILIENCE OF ARCHITECTURE

11.6.2015 - 13.9.2015

This summer Helsinki’s Esplanade Park will play host to Re-Creation. The Resilience of Architecture, an installation by architect Anssi Lassila (OOPEAA Office for Peripheral Architecture). The piece debuted at the Shenzhen BI-CITY Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture (UABB) in 2014 and was displayed later the same year at the International Architecture Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia in Venice. A varied line-up of architecture-related events will be organized around the installation inviting kids and grown-ups alike to see the city of Helsinki through new eyes. Read more »


DECADES OF FINNISH ARCHITECTURE 1900–1970

permanent exhibition

The exhibition takes its visitors on a journey into the Finnish architecture of the 20th century. Different features, technical solutions, materials and interior design are followed from decade to decade; from National Romanticism to Classicism and Functionalism, through the Modernism that created the country’s international reputation to the architecture of the 1970's. Read more »

What's on

  • Summer 2015 Programme

    May 27 – Aug 23, 2015

    Architecture museum's urban garden comes alive with a varied programme of open lectures, lunches, yoga, musical performances and various other interdisciplinary events. Read more »


  • New Publication: DOWN THE STAIRS TO A SHADY GROVE

    Down the Stairs to a Shade Grove looks at Finnish buildings, gardens and landscapes from the 18th century to the present day, examining how these elements interact and balance each other out. Read more »


  • Architecture on the summer Esplanade #ReCreationHKI

    There is something architectural going on in the Esplanade Park at the heart of Helsinki centre this summer. A varied line-up of architecture-related events is organized around the Re-Creation installation inviting kids and grown-ups alike to see the city through new eyes. Read more »