”To have a life, this building has to work for the community, not be a museum”, concluded architect David Fixler at the closing discussion of the Säynätsalo Town Hall workshop. The highly esteemed architect specialising in heritage conservation and adaptive re-use was invited to give a lecture and comment on …Read More »
10 Finnish nominees for the Mies van der Rohe Award – and victory in the number of nominations per office!
The Finnish office OOPEAA made it to the 2017 edition of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture with three projects. The 40-project shortlist selected from the 356 nominees will be published on Jan. 30, and the winner of the biannual award will be announced in April. The three nominated projects by architect Anssi Lassila’s office OOPEAA – Office for …Read More »