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Lorentzinpuisto Apartments / Playa Architects


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  • Architects: Playa Architects
  • Location: Koirasaarentie 32, 00870 Helsinki, Finland
  • Lead Architects: Johanna Ojanlatva, Veikko Ojanlatva, Tuukka Vuori
  • Design Staff: Ilona Palmunen, Kristian Kontula, Heini Saari
  • Space: 6200.zero m2
  • Mission 12 months: 2017
  • Images: Tuomas Uusheimo, Tuukka Vuori
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Textual content description supplied via the architects. Gunillankallio space is the primary a part of the brand new Kruunuvuorenranta residential space in jap Helsinki. The mission contains 3 5 storey rental constructions subsequent to the general public Lorentzinkallio park (woodland). The mission is a part of the sponsored HITAS –rental program arranged via the town of Helsinki. Moreover, the mission is the profitable proposal of an architectural festival organized via the town of Helsinki.

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The website online is a rocky slope dealing with northwest. The storage is beneath the courtyard on basement/side road stage. The elemental C-shape of the constructions’ flooring plan is shaped via following the contours of the website online. This each allows the constructions to conform to the calls for of the slope and likewise orientates perspectives from the residences to the environment as an alternative of the neighbouring constructions. The triangular form of the balconies additionally emphasizes this facet.

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The residences additionally take pleasure in the C-shaped flooring plan via offering extra façade, minimizing areas with out herbal gentle and making a triangulated sequence of areas within the larger circle of relatives residences. The constructions are characterised via the triangular cantilevered balconies and the slender windowless northern façade, which is additional accentuated via a cloud-like reduction made from quite changed off the shelf bricks. The monochromatic facades are of tough off-white home made brick, white concrete and white painted metal.

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