Helsinki Upper-Secondary School of Languages

The Helsinki Upper Secondary School of Languages is a communal building includes, for example, flexible spaces for studying, a multi-purpose hall, a green rooftop yard and public spaces open to citizens. In total, the gross area of the building is 8,500 m². The School will be erected on a small and demanding site next to a metro station and the Myllypuro campus of Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, also designed by LMA and completed in 2019.

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The Helsinki Upper Secondary School of Languages is a public building with strong identity but considerate of its surroundings.

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Various elements placed around the building encourage students to move and exercise, and the rooftop yard provides a green space for studying and relaxation.

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The Plaza of Cultures and a cafeteria, situated on the ground floor, are meeting places and suitable for events.

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Project Details

  • Location: Helsinki, Finland
  • Year: 2023
  • Total area: 8,500 m²
  • Client: City of Helsinki
  • Programme: Flexible spaces for studying, a multi-purpose hall, a green rooftop yard, public spaces open to citizens
  • 01Full Profile
  • 02Credits

    Exterior renderings: Brick Visual

    Interior renderings: A3ZO

  • 03Media Kit

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