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Tampere Deck and Central Arena : Waterfront Development in Finland

Finnish Redevelopment design by Studio Daniel Libeskind Architects

May 7 2012

Tampere Waterfront Development

BIG Master Plans Tampere Waterfront
Design: BIG
Tampere Waterfront Buildings design by BIG Architects
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Tampere Waterfront
BIG wins the competition to revitalize the city center of the third largest city in Finland.
The invited design contest calls for a strong architectural master plan, comprising residential, commercial and cultural programme, forming a new urban area around the existing Ratina sports stadium in one of the most rapidly developing regions in Finland. BIG is selected as a winner of the competition by Finnish developers Rakennustomisto Pohjola & YH-Länsi, among proposals from Swedish Wingårdhs, German Behnisch Partner and Finnish JKMM.

24 Jun 2010

Tampere Deck and Central Arena

NCC Welcomes Studio Daniel Libeskind to its Design Team

Design: Studio Daniel Libeskind

Tampere, Finland (June 23, 2010) NCC Property Development today announced that Daniel Libeskind will be called upon to lead the design of the new Central Arena in the city of Tampere, Finland. Studio Daniel Libeskind will take over as lead architect, which involves re-defining the original concept as well as designing the major buildings and multi-use arena.

NCC Property Development invited Studio Daniel Libeskind to participate in this project after investing in the major project planning and technical solutions over the past few years, now seeking a more refined architectural concept. The design will maximize external views, which will add value to both users of the facilities and to the people in the surrounding areas. The city plan is slated to go forward in Spring 2011.

“This project is so important for the image of Tampere City that this kind of investment is justified,” comments Tero Estovirta, head of NCC Property Development in Tampere.

“What a fantastic opportunity to work in Tampere on an urban scale,” remarks Daniel Libeskind. “Given the extraordinary history of modern architecture in Finland it is a particular challenge and opportunity to extend that tradition into the 21st century.”

Tampere Central Arena information from Studio Daniel Libeskind

Daniel Libeskind

Location: Tampere, Finland, northeast Europe

Tampere Buildings

New Architectural Designs in Tampere

Sara Hildén Art Museum, Tampere
Design: hey5 Architects
Sara Hildén Art Museum Tampere building design
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Sara Hildén Art Museum Tampere Building

New Tampere University Hospital Psychiatric Clinic Building
Design: C.F Møller Architects in collaboration with Aihio Arkkitehdit Oys
New Psychiatric Clinic at Tampere University Hospital
image courtesy of architecture practice
Tampere Psychiatric Clinic Building

Eteläpuisto Park Tampere competition
Design: KCAP Architects&Planners
Eteläpuisto Park Tampere Competition Winner 1
image courtesy of architects firm
Eteläpuisto Park Tampere

Finnish Architectural Designs

Contemporary Architecture in Finland

Finnish Architecture – Selection

Tampere Psychiatric Clinic Building

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Four-cornered villa

Kamppi chapel of silence, Helsinki
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Kamppi Chapel

Tropaion Helsinki
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Tropaion Helsinki

Maritime Centre Vellamo, Kotka
Design: Architects Lahdelma & Mahlamäki
Maritime Centre Vellamo

Finland Architect

Helsinki Buildings

Studio Daniel Libeskind

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