Published in 1/2019 - Urbanity
Sauerbruch Hutton, Optiplan
Architects Matthias Sauerbruch, Louisa Hutton, Carlos Alarcón Allen, Jari Antila Location Välimerenkatu, HelsinkiGross Area 29 800 m2Completion 2018
Photos Kuvatoimisto Kuvio Oy
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