May
05

Venice Art Biennale 2015 / Finnish Pavilion

posted on May 5th 2015 in News

The 56th La Biennale di Venezia 2015 opens its doors to the public on 9th May. OOPEAA has created the exhibition design for the presentation of the exhibition “Hours, Years, Aeons” by the artist duo IC-98 in the Alvar Aalto Pavilion of Finland at the 56th International Art Exhibition.
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Apr
27

Seinäjoki office goes to Frami

posted on April 27th 2015 in News

The OOPEAA Seinäjoki office has moved.

The Seinäjoki office has moved to Frami D, an office building designed by OOPEAA in 2007. It is a hub for innovative companies, start-ups and technology education. The site is well situated in Seinäjoki at a convenient distance from the railway station and the route 67 on the banks of Seinäjoki river.

Our new address is:
OOPEAA, Tiedekatu 2 FI-60320 Seinäjoki.

Our Helsinki office continues to operate in the same location as before.

Apr
15

Puukuokka Housing Block / new publications

posted on April 15th 2015 in News

The first building in the Puukuokka Housing Block was just recently completed. Puukuokka is the first eight-story high wooden apartment building in Finland.

Developed in collaboration with Lakea, it is an energy-efficient trio of multi-story wood-framed flats in the Jyväskylä suburb of Kuokkala, neighboring the Kuokkala Church, also designed by OOPEAA.

We are glad to share with you some of the recent press coverage presenting Puukuokka.

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Mar
20

Suomi Seven at MFA

posted on March 20th 2015 in News

Suomi Seven exhibition now comes to Helsinki at the Museum of Finnish Architecture!

Exhibition opens on Monday, 23. March and ends on 5. May.

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Feb
19

Lecture at Aalto University

posted on February 19th 2015 in News

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Today, Thursday 19th February, at Aalto University, Department of Architecture in Helsinki Anssi Lassila will hold a public lecture.

OOPEAA office, background and projects will be presented at 15.15 in room H103.

The lecture will be in English.

 

Jan
22

Lonna Sauna

posted on January 22nd 2015 in News

The OOPEAA team is thrilled to be working on a new project for a public sauna to be located on the small Lonna island, between the “Kauppatori” Market Square in the heart of downtown Helsinki and the Suomenlinna fortress, one of the Unesco world heritage sites. The new building is commissioned by the Governing Body of Suomenlinna.

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Dec
18

MERRY Christmas

posted on December 18th 2014 in News

Merry Christmas and a Happy 2015 from the OOPEAA team!

See you next year with more and new works!Read Article

Dec
03

Puukuokka Block 1 ready

posted on December 3rd 2014 in News

OOPEAA is happy to announce that the first block of the Puukuokka Housing complex is ready!

This week the residents will start moving in into their brand new apartments.

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