Tag Archives: landscape

Our new NAVI architecture database is now open

Finnish Architecture Navigator screen capture

The Architecture Information Centre Finland has launched a brand new online service which assists you in navigating top projects of Finnish architecture. The map-based Finnish Architecture Navigator, NAVI in short, provides basic data about both the architects and the buildings’ historical details, topped with photographs and architectural drawings. You can share the projects on Facebook and Twitter and bookmark your …

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Alvar Aalto Museum gallery exhibition looks at gardens and landscape architecture

Down the Stairs to a Shady Grove - Dialogues in Finnish Garden Design and Architecture exhibition. Photo: AV

The “Down the Stairs to a Shady Grove” exhibition, which enchanted visitors of the Museum of Finnish Architecture in Helsinki last year, has travelled to the Alvar Aalto Museum Gallery in Jyväskylä. The captivating show studies the relationship between architecture, gardens and landscape with a variety of examples from different eras. The applauded exhibition has been curated by the head of archives at the MFA …

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Project Baltia invites to participate in a landscape design competition in St. Petersburg

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Project Baltia, an online architecture magazine of architecture and design from Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, and North-West Russia, has announced a competition to develop part of the bank of the River Okhta abutting the Novaya Okhta development in St.Petersburg. The competition is organised within the frame of AlterSPb project in the Youth Educational Center of State Hermitage Museum by Project …

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Call for Papers: Landscapes, Sociality and Materiality

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The Finnish Anthropological Society invites to participate in their biennial conference titled Landscapes, Sociality and Materiality. The event will take place in Helsinki 21–22 October, 2015. The Call for Papers announcement encourages to submit papers, posters and documentary films; the deadline for paper proposals is 15 March and for the film submissions 6 April, 2015. The conference panels included several …

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My Kuopio workshop at ANTI festival 24–25 September 2014

ANTI festival 2014. Lenine Bourke, Walking Neighbourhood.
Photo: Lenine Bourke

The ANTI Contemporary Art Festival celebrates its 13th festival autumn in Kuopio, Finland. This year, the focus is on children and teenagers, both as an artistic theme and as active participants in the production. The international art festival presenting live, sonic, visual and text-based art is recognised for site-specific works made for public space. The abundant festival programme in 2014 has been topped with the viewpoint of …

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