The Glass Palace, Mannerheimintie 22–24, Helsinki. Architects: Viljo Revell, Niilo Kokko and Heimo Riihimäki. Built 1936. - Lasipalatsi on Mannerheimintien varrella sijaitseva 1930-luvulla suunniteltu funktionalistinen liikerakennus. Lasipalatsi on yksi Helsingin huomattavimpia funktionalistisia rakennuksia.
Travel Guide: Helsinki - arcspace.com
Helsinki is known as a 'city of architecture'. As one of Europe’s youngest capitals, it was first shaped by Neoclassical architecture and later became the world’s largest concentration of Jugendstil buildings and National Romanticism. It was Alvar Aalto, who put Finland’s modern architecture on the world map. Helsinki features several of his masterpieces such as the academic bookstore and Finlandia Hall. Recently, the city experienced a renaissance of wooden architecture (see Kamppi Chapel)…
Lasipalatsi watresses, Helsinki, Finland
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