Avanto Architects completes Loyly Sauna as part of Helsinki Coastal park in Finland A public sauna along with the Helsinki coastline named “Loyly” and designed by local studio Avanto Architects. The architectural concept of Loyly Sauna is simple: a free form wooden “cloak” covered a rectangular black box that containing the warm spaces. See slideshow of Loyly sauna architecture project: Sauna bathing is an essential part ...

Golden Waves Museum Entry for Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition by LPzR architetti associati. The skyline of the Guggenheim Helsinki Museum emerges as a sequence of soft golden waves undulating in the harbor. Golden Waves Museum design Slideshow:   To the north the volumes are low, to avoid shading the public realm; then they rise rapidly and decrease in the center of the building; towards the ...

Wovenscape Entry for Guggenheim Helsinki Museum Design Competition by Toshiki Hirano WEAVING WITH THE LOOP The prominent features of the Guggenheim museums are their distinct space configuration, such as the Spiral (of New York) and the Centrifugal (of Bilbao). The Guggenheim of Helsinki will establish a unique type: the Loop. Surrounded by unique features of the City such as the South ...