The Rovaniemi Art Museum is situated in the former mail truck depot, which was restored by architect Juhani Pallasmaa.In the former mail truck depot became Korundi House of Culture.The museum features the Finnish modern art collection of the Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation.
Juhani Uolevi Pallasmaa (born September 14, 1936, Hämeenlinna, Finland) is a Finnish architect and former professor of architecture at the Helsinki University of Technology and a former Director of the Museum of Finnish Architecture ( ). He runs his own architect's office – Arkkitehtitoimisto Juhani Pallasmaa KY – in Helsinki. He is also the Ruth & Norman Moore Visiting Professor at Washington University in St. Louis, U.S. as well as the current Plym Professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Champaign, Illinois, U.S.
, Throughout his career as an architect and educator, Phillip Jacobson has also continually engaged in another realm of design: furniture, lighting fixtures, jewelry, and home accessories. He has designed in this applied arena for commercial production and for friends and family. This 'other' realm of design, evidenced by Jacobson's use of timeless structural and formal concepts, has been an exciting exploration for the artist and is the subject of this book. Phillip Jacobson has practiced architecture in Seattle for forty years. He was a partner in and for twenty years design director of TRA, a large multidisciplinary firm renowned for deft and effective design of large architectural and urban projects, both domestic and international.He is professor emeritus at the University of Washington, where he taught for nearly four decades in the Departments of Architecture and Urban Design and Planning. He has held visiting appointments at the Tokyo Institute of Technology, the Royal Academy of
JUHANI PALLASMAA CV / March Juhani Pallasmaa (b ), architect, professor emeritus, has practiced architecture in collaboration with other architects, and in through his own office Juhani Pallasmaa Architects. Held positions, such as Rector of the Institute of Industrial Design, Helsinki ( ), Director of the Museum of Finnish Architecture ( ), and Professor and ...
One of Finland's most renowned architectural theoreticians and practitioners, Juhani Pallasmaa, serves as the Walton Critic and professor in residence at Catholic University's Architecture School. On September 28, he discusses the concept of
déjà-vu | Juhani Pallasmaa – ”Vastapoli” Only rarely does contemporary critique extend to the fundamentals of architecture. Juhani Pallasmaa’s text “Vastapoli”, published in 1966, criticised Reima Pietilä’s Dipoli for its individualism, and at the same time defined other kinds of principles.
The Rovaniemi Art Museum is situated in the former post office vehicle depot, which was restored by architect Juhani Pallasmaa. The museum features the Finnish modern art collection of the Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation. The special exhibitions present different art …