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My house Arabianranta
Time 11.9.-16.9.
Address
Meeting point
Guides
Esteettömyys Accessible to wheelchairs etc.
Lisäohjeita NB! The tour includes visits to homes, because of which a tour will only accomodate 20 people.
Arabianranta is a good example of opposites: there is old and new, nature and urban environment, industry and residential areas. My house Arabianranta is a week long event, introducing the journey of buildings from the drawing board to the realized homes. The tours will include environmental art, architecture as well as homes.

Käpytikka building
Time: 11.9. at 17.30
Location: Muotoilijankatu 18, Helsinki
The guided tour will begin at the front door
Guides: Architect Stefan Ahlman (SAFA) and visual artist Annika Bergvik-Forsander
Limited photography

Gunnel Nymaninkatu 5
Time: 12.9. at 18.00
Location: Gunnel Nymaninkatu 5 C, Helsinki
The guided tour will begin at the front door
Guides: Architect Veikko Mäkipaja (SAFA) and artist, MA Kirsi Kivivirta

HOAS student housing
Time: 13.9. at 17.00
Location: Rörstrandinkatu 3 A, Helsinki
The guided tour will begin at the front door
Guides: BA Mirja Niemelä

Posliinikatu 2 and 4
Time: 14.9. at 18.00
Location: Posliinikatu 4 A, Helsinki
The guided tour will begin at the front door
Guides: Architect Ulla Saarinen (SAFA)

Posliinipiha 6
Time: 14.9. at 18.00
Location: Posliinipiha 6 A, Helsinki
The guided tour will begin at the front door
Guides: Architect Hannu Jaakkola (SAFA), architect Aapo Salmi (SAFA) and interior designer Esa Vesmanen (SIO)

Flooranaukio 1
Time: 15.9. at 14.00
Location: Flooranaukio 1 C, Helsinki
The guided tour will begin at the front door
Guides: Architect Kai van der Puij (SAFA) and architect, MA Johanna Hyrkäs (SAFA)

Brysselinkatu 7 and 10
Time: 16.9. at 14.00
Location: Brysselinkatu 10, Helsinki
The guided tour will begin at the front door
Guides: Architect Jaakob Solla (SAFA) and architect, MA Johanna Hyrkäs (SAFA)
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Lego
Children's OpenHouse! City! Made of Lego!
Time 15.-16.9. klo 12.00-15.00.
Address Kaapelitehdas, Tallberginkatu 1C, 00180 Helsinki, Finland
Meeting point Merikaapelihalli
Guides
Esteettömyys Not accessible to wheelchairs etc.
What could the new area of Kalasatama look like in the future? Come and build models of Lego! Supervised model building work shops for children and teens on Saturday and Sunday, 15.–16.9. at 12–15 in the Merikaapelihalli in Kaapelitehdas. A chance for free building and school class work shops from Thursday to Sunday when Design Week is open.

Organized by children's architecture school Arkki, OpenHouseHelsinki and City Planning Department.
Lego

Kuva: Dansk Arkitektur Center (DAC)


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KONSERTTI
Three storeys – Alinen sarja
Time 15.9. klo 15.00
Address Hämeentie 111, 00550 Helsinki
Meeting point in Arabia shopping centre
Guides
Esteettömyys Not accessible to wheelchairs etc.
Lisäohjeita 10 tickets avec will be drawn out in a lottery. Send your e-mail address and phone number to arvonta@openhousehelsinki.fi. Participation in the lottery 21.–29.8.2012. Winners will be informed in person.
Three levels is a concert/performance in which the audience is granted access undergroud to have a unique experience. Recordings from underground are recycled as raw material for the performance and further processed into electronic music.

The sound and music will be composed by Arch of Neo (Matti Pentikäinen & Niclas Kristiansson). The visual elements are by Tuomas Aleksander Laitinen.

Details of venue and duration will be told to winners of the lottery in late August. The piece will be performed once only. The event is part of Tuomas Aleksander Laitinen's World Design Capital 2012 project Helsinki Underground. The main producer is ArtShortCut. [LINKIT
Undrground1

Kuva: Tuomas A. Laitinen


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NÄYTTELY
Finnish Architecture 2010/2011. Buildings. Thoughts. Points of View.
Time 6.6.2012 - 30.9.2012
Address Arkkitehtuurimuseo, Kasarminkatu 24, 00130 Helsinki
Meeting point
Guides
Esteettömyys Not accessible to wheelchairs etc.
Lisäohjeita Opening hours: Tue–Sun 11–18 Wed 11–20 Adults 6 €, pensioners, unemployed 3 €. Friday 14.9. free of charge!
The renewed exhibition, held every two years, offers new views into architecture. The aim is to make architecture easily approachable. A jury of experts has selected fifteen participants from 125 entries. There are brand new buildings as well as restorated ones and town plans. Architecture is exhibited in the museum, in a book as well as the internet and mobile apps. Choose your preferred way!
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Kuva: Pekka Helin


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NÄYTTELY
Smart living. Ecological small house construction in Finland
Time 6.6.2012 - 30.9.2012
Address Arkkitehtuurimuseo, Kasarminkatu 24, 00130 Helsinki
Meeting point Museum of Architecture, Kasarminkatu 24, 00130 Helsinki
Guides
Esteettömyys Not accessible to wheelchairs etc.
Lisäohjeita Open Tue–Sun 11–18 Wed 11–20 Adults EUR 6.00, students EUR 3.00 Free entrance at 14th of September!
The construction of a detached house can be the largest individual environmental choice a family makes. The energy regulations were renewed in summer 2012, aiming at considerable reductions in waste and consumption. How to build or renovate a house as well as possible from the point of view of individuals and nature? What does the house of the future look like, when it produces its own energy?
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Kuva: Jussi Tiainen


Aleksi
OpenHouseHelsinki Arcgitecture Clinic
Time 15.9. klo 12-16
Address Eteläesplanadi 18, 00130 Helsinki
Meeting point
Guides
Esteettömyys Not accessible to wheelchairs etc.
Lisäohjeita 20 minute appointments by queing.
How to decorate a bathroom in a home under renovation? Why house aren't as beautiful as 100 years ago? Is one allowed to make an annex into a detached house? How to make a summer house more ecological?

Now you can get helped with acute or chronical design questions! OpenHouseHelsinki will hold its popular architecture clinic for the second time in Artek. In the clinic you can acquire help for design dilemmas. You can tell about your thoughts and feelings – architects will help you for free. Ask abut architecture, design or building, or discuss. Take a plan with you, make a sketch or tell about your ideas.
Aleksi

Kuva: Meri Louekari