venice architecture biennale 08 preview: finnish pavilion
aug 25, 2008
venice architecture biennale 08 preview: finnish pavilion


‘maritime centre vellamo’ (kotka, finland) by lahdelma & mahlamäki ltd, 2008
photo: jussi tiainen

store and share – museums and libraries in finland

finland / alvar aalto pavilion, giardini, venice
september 14 – november 23, 2008

the museum of finnish architecture will be participating in the venice biennale of architecture for the
7th time. they will be showing an exhibition in the finnish pavilion designed alvar aalto. the exhibit,
‘store and share’ will present various museums and libraries located in finland. the show will be
accompanied by a 72-page show catalogue. along with the exhibit they are also hosting a free
seminar with experts on sustainable architecture on september 15 at the IUAV renovated by
carlo scarpa.

http://www.mfa.fi


‘turku city library’ (turku, finland) by jkmm architects, 2007
photo: michael perlmutter


‘turku art museum, renovation and annex’ (turku, finland) by lpr architects, 2000-2003
photo: vesa aaltonen


‘university of helsinki city campus library’ by jussi kalliopuska, vesa oiva, to be completed 2012

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