Posts Tagged with: Helsinki

May
17

Tours in Suvela Chapel and Lonna sauna during OpenHouse Helsinki

posted on May 17th 2017 in News with 0 Comments

Lonna Sauna in the Helsinki archipelago and Suvela Chapel in Espoo are open for visitors during the OpenHouse Helsinki events on May 19th and 20th. Welcome! Suvela Chapel tour Friday, May 19, 2017, 14:00 Address: Kistintie 24, Espoo Meeting point: main entrance of the Chapel The tour will be in English Lonna Sauna tour Saturday, May 20, 2017, 12:00 Address: Lonnan saari, Helsinki Meeting point: at the Lonna dock at 11:30 The island of Lonna can be reached on a waterbus operated by JT-Line. The tour starts at the JT-Line dock (Cholera Basin) at the Market Square at 11:30. The […]

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May
10

Lonna Sauna will officially open to the public next week

posted on May 10th 2017 in News with 0 Comments

The Lonna Sauna by Anssi Lassila / OOPEAA will officially open to the public next week. We are happy to welcome the summer with the opening of the Lonna Sauna to the public. We invite you to enjoy the special bathing experience offered by the wood heated sauna in the Finnish archipelago just in front of the Helsinki Market Square. The Lonna Sauna will be open daily 14-19 throughout the summer starting on May 16,2017. The Lonna island is accessible by a waterbus by JT Lines from the Cholera Basin on the Helsinki Market Square (see waterbus schedule here). A […]

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Nov
07

ANSSI LASSILA of OOPEAA is lecturing at the Wood Architecture Days in Tallin and in Helsinki

posted on November 7th 2016 in News with 0 Comments

INTERNATIONAL WOOD ARCHITECTURE CONFERENCE WOOD – NATURE’S KEY TO A BETTER LIVING ENVIRONMENT November 9 – 10, 2016 Kultuurikatel, Black Box Põhja puiestee 27a Tallin, Estonia Lecture by Anssi Lassila Wood in Architecture: From Handcrafted Methods to Prefabricated Materials November 9, 2016 At 16:30 hours – NATIONAL WOOD ARCHITECTURE DAY November 10, 2016 Wanha Satama Pikku Satamakatu 3-5 Helsinki, Finland Lecture by Anssi Lassila New Wood Architecture OOPEAA: Recent Projects in Wood: Periscope Tower, Suvela Chapel, Pihapetäjä Apartments in Joensuu, and others November 10, 2016 At 9:00 hours in Hall A INTERNATIONAL WOOD ARCHITECTURE CONFERENCE / TALLIN Wood Architecture Conference […]

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Aug
30

OOPEAA hakee uusia työntekijöitä 

posted on August 30th 2016 in News with 0 Comments

Haetaan Helsingin toimistoon taitavaa ja innostunutta urbanismiin erikoistunutta arkkitehtiä, jolla on vahva visuaalinen silmä, hyvä englannin kielen taito ja kyky käyttää ArchiCadia.  Haetaan myös yhtä tai kahta arkkitehtiopiskelijaa osa-aikaiseksi projektiavustajaksi.   Hakemukset pyydetään toimittamaan osoitteeseen hr@oopeaa.com 2.9.2016 mennessä. Liitteeksi cv ja portfolio.  The recruitment announcement in English in here

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Aug
22

OOPEAA is hiring

posted on August 22nd 2016 in News with 0 Comments

We are looking for an architect to Helsinki office with a specialization in urbanism, a strong sense of motivation and inspiration, willingness to experiment, a keen eye for the visual, skills in using ArchiCad and a good command of English. We are also looking for one or two architecture students to work part time as project assistants. Please submit your application with cv and a portfolio by 2.9.2016 to hr@oopeaa.com We are also accepting applications for interns at this time.

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Jun
15

OOPEAA wins competition for designing a new apartment building in Jätkäsaari, Helsinki

posted on June 15th 2016 in News with 0 Comments

OOPEAA’s proposal “Karlsson” wins the invited architecture competition for designing a 4-6 storey apartment building in Jätkäsaari to form a part of the larger entity of block 20828. The competition was organized by Lakea in collaboration with the City Planning Department, Helsinki and SAFA, the Finnish Association of Architects.   Karlsson takes its cue from Helsinki as a city of roof scapes where the rich and varied roofs form one façade of the buildings. The proposal offers a contemporary voice in the long continuum of this tradition. The building is located in the tightly knit new residential area currently under […]

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Jun
14

Puukuokka Housing Block is presented in the Biennial Review 2016

posted on June 14th 2016 in News with 0 Comments

Biennial Review 2016 exhibition opening at the Museum of Finnish Architecture on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 The Biennial Review of Finnish Architecture for 2016 presents 15 jury-selected projects completed between July 2013 and June 2015. Puukuokka is one of the three projects selected to be highlighted in more detail in the Review. The Biennial Review continues a tradition that began in the 1950s. It highlights interesting examples of contemporary Finnish architecture, aiming to stimulate discussion on topical themes in architecture. It is targeted at both Finnish and international audiences. The jury was chaired by Ole Bouman, an internationally renowned Dutch architecture […]

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Nov
25

Anssi Lassila lecturing at Puupäivä

posted on November 25th 2015 in News with 0 Comments

Anssi Lassila is giving a lecture tomorrow on 26th of November at Helsinki. The event is part of Puupäivä (Wood Day) organized by Puuinfo Oy / the Wood Information Center Finland. Puupäivä brings together hundreds of industry, commerce and local government and construction industry decision-makers. The program includes a number of high-level seminars about wooden architecture, building technology, research, wood industry and trade. For more information and the program, see here. The event is held at Wanha Satama in Helsinki.  

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Nov
19

OOPEAA Helsinki moves!

posted on November 19th 2015 in News with 0 Comments

The OOPEAA Helsinki office has moved to Töölö. The new office is located along the lively Hesperia esplanade just a few blocks away from the central Railway Station and right next to the Töölönlahti Bay park in the very center of Helsinki. We share the space with Lunden Architects, a young architecture office focused on contemporary challenges of housing, cities and their development + innovations of building technology. The space is located on the ground floor with access directly from the street. Its large storefront windows open up to the street allowing lots of light into the space and creating […]

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