Espoo Cultural centre, Tapiola

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RIBApix ref no RIBA90536
Architect/DesignerErvi, Aarne Adrian (1910-1977)
Sipinen, Arto (1936-)
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Charlotte
CountryFinland
CityTapiola
Subject Date1989
Image Date1990
ViewTopographical
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceBenton 90-40-14
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Charlotte Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The centre of Tapiola is a large collection of public and commercial buildings based on the winning entry by Aarne Ervi in 1954 for a new town centre. Espoo Cultural Centre by Arto Spinen was the last part of the area to be completed in 1989. The thirteen storey tower in the distance is by Aarne Ervi, built 1961.

Subject tags

cultural centres, lakes, commercial buildings