Mikko Laak

Professor positions open at Aalto University


Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture invites applications for the following Professor positions: Tenure Track or Tenured Professor in Urban Design Practices The position is to be filled at Assistant or Associate Professor level of the Aalto University tenure track system. The focus of the professorship is on creating new knowledge and developing tools and methods for the …

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The Finnish Pavilion’s exhibition presented architectural solutions for asylum-seekers at the Venice Biennale


From Border to Home presented an exhibition accompanied by a blog and events, highlighting the results of an international architectural competition in which entrants were asked to come up with creative solutions for the temporary accommodation of asylum-seekers, while also yielding long-term benefits to the community in years to come. The Venice Biennale ended on November 27, 2016. A review …

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Season´s greetings


A warm thank you from ARCHINFO – Architecture Information Centre Finland for the past year and all the best for 2017! Image: detail from the Jätkäsaari bunker, designed by Risto-Veikko Luukkonen in 1972. Watch a video of the bunker here.

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