HOW FINLAND WAS MODERNIZED – A STORY TOLD IN 200 DRAWINGS
(1.3.2017 - 27.8.2017)

In the large exhibition hall, the Museum of Finnish Architecture celebrates Finland’s centenary with How Finland Was Modernized, an exhibition presenting an unprecedented selection of drawings from the museum’s collections. Through 200 architectural drawings, the exhibition takes visitors on a journey through history, charting Finland’s birth as a modern nation. read more »

LINE, SPACE AND COLOR. CONSTRUCTIONS BY SAKARI LAITINEN
(1.3.2017 - 28.5.2017)

The Museum of Finnish Architecture is proud to present a celebration of colour and form with this exhibition of art by the Finnish architect Sakari Laitinen. Gifted at drawing, Laitinen practiced art in parallel with architecture from his student years onwards, and after retiring from architecture, he devoted himself wholly to art. His architectural background is mirrored in the special spatial character of his work, which have a distinctly ‘architecturesque’ quality. read more »

DECADES OF FINNISH ARCHITECTURE 1900–1970
(27.3.2010 - 31.12.2020)

The exhibition takes its visitors on a journey into the Finnish architecture of the 20th century. Different features, technical solutions, materials and interior design are followed from decade to decade; from National Romanticism to Classicism and Functionalism, through the Modernism that created the country’s international reputation to the architecture of the 1970's. read more »