// arthitectural / Helsinki
  • The design aims to function as a translator between the urban condition, the public, and the museum spaces. The existing urban edges of the city context define a triangular building mass. Lifting the main exhibition space allows the public and the museum programme to float freely underneath, creating a continuous connection between the urban fabric […]


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  • The Helsinki Guggenheim is open to the world, to the city and the sea; it will become an active cultural hub, a dynamic platform for experimentation and innovation. The museum’s design is founded on the contrast between the movement and materiality of the ground floors stone and wooden surfaces and the abstract glazed, suspended exhibition space. […]


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Architectural lighting design firm LDC (Lighting Design Collective S.L.) has been awarded a prize to realize a permanent urban light art piece in Helsinki, Finland – an official project for Helsinki World Design Capital 2012. The art piece will convert a disused oil silo into a wondrous light display and a civic space. Public will gain access to the vast […]


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SHH has created a complete transformation of the ‘House of Books’ in Hampstead. The property’s name derives from its previous owner, Labour leader Michael Foot, who was known as ‘The Old Bibliophile’ because of his enormous library of books, as well as his own personal erudition and authorship. Foot’s house was, in the words of […]


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        This lighted wheel is a wall lamp made from a recycled bicycle wheel reflected on a black glass canvas, showcasing interplay between light and shadow. The Wheellight illuminates either through a striking circle of 18 dimmable lamps (G4) or the concealed perimetric led tape that forms a bright ring ideal for […]


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