Steeply Arched Copper-Clad Chapel Design in Finland

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Under an arched framework, this astonishing chapel design in Finland finds new ways of expressing old, powerful feelings like faith. This chapel in Finland is a step in the right direction, a walk down the path of using beauty to improve function for a meaningful collection of moments.

Pyramid House Features Glazed Observatory and Lake Views

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

VOID Architecture completed the development of Pyramid House , a charming residence exhibiting clean, contemporary lines. The project is located in Sysmä, Finland, and comes with a total surface of 125 square meters (1,345 square feet).

10 Design Lessons You Can Learn From Scandinavian Interiors

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Scandinavian design extends to the countries of Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland—offering a vast and eclectic taste that personifies this design movement and is characterized by simplicity, functionality and minimalism. Image Source: Bruns Architecture.

What to Get an Architect for Christmas [2018]

Life of an Architect

Architecture Lego Sets [27:09 – minute mark] Andrew Gift As a kid I loved Legos. I can often trace my interest in architecture back to this toy. Several designs cover architectural concepts as well as a larger selection of topics that I believe would appeal to many architects.

The Aalto – Life of an Architect Holiday Cocktail

Life of an Architect

I like to think of it as a virtual cocktail between you and me, shared in friendship and a mutual love of architecture … and liquor. The same thing is true of my perfectly recreated version here … have a great time but be responsible as you celebrate Finland’s greatest son.

Winter Adventure to Helsinki

Life of an Architect

My destination is Helsinki, Finland- a place that I have never visited before – and I am going in winter … because I’m smart that way. But first … the architecture! Did you know that that the population of Finland is around 5.4

Chihuly Collection St. Petersburg


Our tour began as we were escorted thru the large over-sized metal pivoting door , as a lover of architecture and all things design, my attention was captured and was I was immediately drawn into the Chihuly Collection exhibition space.