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Pittsburg climbing hall

28 Jun , 2019

Pittsburg climbing hall

Pittsburg Moments Climbing hall for the Hazelwood Green -development reaches its concept phase. The hall works as an open communal center and exhibits its functions to the outside. The concept of the climbing hall is designed to be carbon neutral and energy passive. The project is designed in co-operation with Moments Climbing and Walltopia.

Circular City Village

11 Jun , 2019

Circular City Village

Circular City Village is accepted in the Kehittyvä kerrostalo -program of the City of Helsinki. The project develops the themes of village living and circular economy including the re-use of construction materials in an urban context in Jätkäsaari. The project is designed in co-operation with Pete Halsall and Kimmo Rönkä.

Service Station of the Future

7 Jun , 2019

Service Station of the Future

First prize in the “Service Station of the Future”-competition for Neste and the Tuusula Housing fair in 2020. The competition entry proposed a variety of services packed in prefabricated timber-structured modules that are equipped with smart technologies.

Lecture

5 Jun , 2019

Lecture

Pekka Pakkanen / The production chains of Industrial Timber Architecture, Aalto University

Speech

27 May , 2019

Speech

Tuija Pakkanen / Planetary Architecture Research Studio, Singularity University Nordic Summit, Finlandia hall, Helsinki

Lecture

23 May , 2019

Lecture

Pekka Pakkanen / How to build beautiful and healthy environments using Timber, Architecture Political Seminar, Vihti, Finland

Lecture

4 Apr , 2019

Lecture

Tuija & Pekka Pakkanen / Pecha Kucha, University of Helsinki & The Design Week

National Museum

4 Apr , 2019

National Museum

New National Museum competition: authors Simon Mahringer, Benjamin Schulman and Pekka Pakkanen. The scheme took the spatial and structural order of the National Museum and rebuild it as a filtered version as a continuation of the existing axes both on and underground. The visible structures above ground are of timber.

Lecture

4 Apr , 2019

Lecture

Pekka Pakkanen / Closed circuit food production in built environments, Aalto University, Revitalize lectures

Founding day

15 Mar , 2019

Founding day

Planetary Architecture Research Studio gets registered.

Lecture

30 Jan , 2019

Lecture

Simon Mahringer & Pekka Pakkanen / The Industrial revolution of timber Architecture, Vantaa, Finland

Feeding the next billion

19 Oct , 2018

Feeding the next billion

Xprize Visioneering Challenge, Category “Feeding the Next Billion” winner, Los Angeles, California. Tuija and Pekka Pakkanen´s “Soilless Agriculture Challenge” set rules for a grand competition for the science community to build a system using renewable energy that recycles 90% of its water and 90 % of the nitrogen and phosphorus in the system while feeding 100 people for 100 days with a full nutritious diet.