SAFA

Finlandia Prize for Architecture 2019

The shortlist for the Finlandia Prize for Architecture is: 

Oodi Helsinki Central Library
Jyväskylä University Main Building Refurbishment
Kruunuvuorenranta Waste Transfer Terminal
Käärmetalo Apartment Building Refurbishment
Vaaralanpuisto Day Care Centre

The winner will be selected by artist and author Hannu Väisänen and announced on 7 October.

The purpose of the Finlandia Prize for Architecture – awarded by the The Finnish Association of Architects (SAFA) – is to promote the appreciation of high-quality architecture and to highlight the importance of architecture in producing cultural value and increasing well-being.