Architecture for culture in Finland
Architecture for culture in Finland. The new projects Amos Rex and Oodi.
Talk with JKMM Architects and ALA Architects
Thursday 24th January 2019, h. 6.30 pm
Chamber of Architects of the Province of Milan
Via Solferino 17-19, Milan
The event be led by the same Finnish architects that will be presenting the project for the Amos Rex art museum and for Oodi, Helsinki’s new central library. The conference aims to highlight the role and the importance that Finland, and its capital city in particular, reserve for cultural buildings.
6.30 pm Welcome cocktail
7.15 pm Welcome speech
Paolo Mazzoleni, Chamber of Architects of the Province of Milan
Birgitte Kankaro, Consular and Public Diplomacy officer, Embassy of Finland
Arianna Callocchia, curator of the initiative
7.30 pm Speeches
Amos Rex: a meeting point for art and urban culture: Asmo Jaaksi, JKMM Architects
Oodi - Helsinki Central Library: Antti Nousjoki, ALA Architects
Fulvio Irace, professor Politecnico of Milan
The initiative, promoted by Foundation of the Chamber of Architects of the Province of Milan in cooperation with the Embassy of Finland and the ATL – Association of Finnish Architects’ Offices, is curated by the architect Arianna Callocchia.
Event participants will be eligible for 2 cfp.
For architects it is mandatory to register online here.
The speeches of the two Finnish speakers will be held in English