MUSEUM OF FINNISH ARCHITECTURE

 
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Exhibitions at the Museum

FINNISH ARCHITECTURE. BIENNIAL REVIEW 2014

11.6.2014 - 28.9.2014

What is valued in architecture today? The sixth biennial review of Finnish architecture showcases a principal selection of ten projects and ten honourable mentions, all completed between July 2011 and June 2013. This year’s selection includes a large number of public buildings and cultural venues, three of which are abroad. Read more »


TAKING STOCK. REVIEWS OF FINNISH ARCHITECTURE 1953–2012

11.6.2014 - 28.9.2014

Finland has presented regular reviews of its contemporary architecture since the 1950s. Over the years, these exhibitions have gained special historical significance in revealing the kind of values and expectations that have been associated with Finnish architecture at different periods in history. 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 »

Exhibitions Aboard

RE-CREATION. THE RESILIENCE OF ARCHITECTURE / 14TH INTERNATIONAL ARCHITECTURE EXHIBITION – LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA

(7.6.2014 - 23.11.2014)

Curated by the renowned Dutch architect and theorist Rem Koolhaas, the 14th International Architecture Exhibition – titled “Fundamentals” – returns to the timeless basics of architecture. The national pavilions explore global and local trends under the theme of "Absorbing Modernity: 1914–2014". The Finnish pavilion features "Re-Creation. The Resilience of Architecure", based on a concept by Anssi Lassila, OOPEAA, Office for Peripheral Architecture. Read more »


Exhibitions Aboard

SUOMI SEVEN. EMERGING ARCHITECTS FROM FINLAND

(6.9.2014 - 18.1.2015)

Finland is the guest of honour at this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair. Architecture is traditionally featured in the parallel cultural programme of the world’s largest publishing event. This year, the Deutsches Architekturmuseum (DAM) is co-producing an architecture exhibition with the Museum of Finnish Architecture and the Architecture Information Centre Finland. Suomi Seven. Emerging Architects from Finland will introduce a full line-up of Finland’s most promising up-and-coming architectural talents born in the 1970s and 80s. Read more »


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