The Biennial Reviews of Finnish Architecture are arranged every two years, scouting and exhibiting the very best of Finnish contemporary architecture. Now you can send your suggestions for the year 2018! Act before the end of May 2017: http://biennialreview.finnisharchitecture.fi/open-call/
Puukuokka Housing Block, located in Jyväskylä, is an ambititious and innovative sample of Finnish wooden architecture. It was completed in 2014/2015 and designed by OOPEAA Office for Peripheral Architecture (http://oopeaa.com/). In the video, the residents of Puukuokka praise the cosy atmosphere, and architect Anssi Lassila from OOPEAA talks about the benefits of wood as material.