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  • Vanha Domus
  • Vanha Domus 1st Prize
  • Vanha Domus
  • Vanha Domus
  • Vanha Domus
  • Type: Student housing, competition 1st prize
    Team: Lindroos Architects & JADA
    Client: Tampereen opiskelija-asuntosäätiö (TOAS)
    Location: Tampere, Finland
    Area: 11500brm²
    Year: 2020–
    Collaborators: XAOS Collective (visualizations)

     

  • KAN-KAI
  • KAN-KAI
  • KAN-KAI
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  • KAN-KAI

    Lindroos Architects, together with Sitowise designed entrances to new pedestrian and bicycle connection below Helsinki Central Railway Station. Canopy at the east entrance creates a new smooth transition from built city to historical Kaisaniemi Park. West entrance adapts itself to new urban Kansalaistori square. The site is located on listed built cultural environment (RKY).
  • Type: Infrastructure, comission
    Client: Sitowise / City of Helsinki
    Location: Helsinki, Finland
    Year: 2020-
    Collaborators: Oladesign (visualizations)
  • VIPUSENTIE
  • VIPUSENTIE
  • VIPUSENTIE
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  • VIPUSENTIE

    A wooden, protected former Elanto storage is transformed into a single family house. Carefully studied interior has a contemporary twist, yet still keeping character of the 1920’s building. Existing facades are restored to their original state. The site is situated within listed built cultural environment (RKY) in Käpylä, Helsinki.
  • Type: Residential, transformation, comission
    Client: Private
    Location: Helsinki, Finland
    Area: 125m²
    Year: 2019-
    Status: Ongoing
    Collaborators:Ingenjörsbyrå Anders Westerlund Oy Ab, Vesa Kolehmainen (LVI), Energiavahti Oy
  • LAMMINRAHKA
  • LAMMINRAHKA
  • LAMMINRAHKA
  • LAMMINRAHKA SCHOOL

    Type: education, Competition
    Location: Kangasala, Tampere Finland
    Area: 14000m²
    Year: 2019
    Status: Concluded
    Collaborators:Mori Meana Architecture,
    XAOS Collective (visualizations)
  • Kämp Garden
  • Kämp Garden
  • Kämp Garden
  • Kämp Garden
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  • KÄMP GARDEN

    Garden – Center for Finnish Fashion is focused on showcasing central names on the Finnish fashion. Projects spatial and functional requirements are tarnsformed into a simple grid layout allowing flexible program split and expansion of stores. The grid forms an infrastructural backbone, where one square forms one rental unit.
  • Type: Retail, Commission
    Client: Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company
    Team: Lindroos Architects & Futudesign
    Main Contactor: Rakennusliike Oy Antti J. Ahola
    Location: Helsinki, Finland
    Area: 2100m²
    Year: 2017-2018, Completion November 2018
    Collaborators:Loikka Works Oy, Juni Communications, Sipti Consulting, Solvit Oy, Insinööritoimisto Veikko Vahvaselkä, L2 Paloturvallisuus, Yhtyneet Insinöörit, Paloff, Genpro.
  • KIILA
  • KIILA
  • KIILA
  • HUVILA KIILA

    A simple volumetric shift creates a contemporary holiday house with a generous living space framing a sea view.

    Type: Holiday house
    Client: Private
    Location: Kemiö, Finland
    Area: 80m²
    Year: 2019–
    Status: Ongoing

  • Nuuksio
  • Nuuksio
  • HUVILA NUUKSIO

    Project consists tree single standing wooden houses in a forest: main building, sauna and a shed. Cottages surrounded by the wilderness are carefylly situated at the edge of bedrock.

    Type: Holiday house
    Client: Private
    Location: Espoo, Finland
    Area: 120m²
  • Kantonschule Limmattal 2nd Prize
  • Kantonschule Limmattal
  • Kantonschule Limmattal
  • ERWEITERUNGSNEUBAU KANTONSSCHULE LIMMATTAL

    Type: Education, Competition 2nd prize
    Location: Zürich,Switzerland
    Area: 6500m²
    Year: 2017
    Status: Concluded
    Team: ARGE Osma Lindroos, Pawel Krzeminski,
    Blaser Architekten (general plannung)
    Collaborators: Westpol Landschaft Architekten, Schnetzer Puskas Ingenieure, Transsolar, Emmer Pfenninger Partner AG
  • Tampere Art Museum
  • Tampere Art Museum
  • Tampere Art Museum
  • Tampere Art Museum
  • TAMPERE ART MUSEUM

    Type: Cultural, Competition
    Location: Tampere, Finland
    Area: 6750m²
    Year: 2017
    Status: Concluded
    Collaborators: Futudesign Oy, Schnetzer Puskas Ingenieure, Nomaji maisema-arkkitehdit Oy, Atelier Aron Lorincz (visualizations)
  • Berufschule Zürich
  • Berufschule
  • ERSATZNEUBAU FÜR DIE BAUGEWERBLICHE
    BERUFSSCHULE ZÜRICH

    Type: Education, Competition
    Location: Zürich,Switzerland
    Area: 6970m²
    Year: 2018
    Status: Concluded
    Team: ARGE Osma Lindroos, Pawel Krzeminski, Daisuke Hirabayashi Blaser Architekten (general plannung)
    Collaborators: Schnetzer Puskas Ingenieure, Transsolar
  • Hanno Railway
    Station Renewal
    3rd Prize
  • Hanno Railway<br>Station Renewal
  • Hanno Railway<br>Station Renewal
  • HANNO RAILWAY STATION RENEWAL

    Type: Interior, Competition 3rd prize
    Client: Seibu Railway Company Ltd.
    Location: Hanno, Japan
    Area: 6000m²
    Year: 2017
    Status: Concluded
    Collaborators: Futudesign Oy,
    Atelier Aron Lorincz, (visualizations)
  • Nuoranpunojankatu
    7 extension
  • Nuoranpunojankatu<br>7 extension
  • Nuoranpunojankatu<br>7 extension
  • NUORANPUNOJANKATU 7 EXTENSION

    Type: Residential, Comission
    Client: As oy Nuoranpunojankatu 7
    Location: Helsinki, Finland
    Area: 1000m²
    Year: 2016
    Status: Concept Design
    Collaborators: Arkkitehtitoimisto Markus Lindroos Ky
  • Archive
  • Archive

    MUSEOVIRASTO OFFICE Helsinki 4575 brm², Client: Senate Properties, Completed 2012

  • Archive

    Katri Vala heat pump station, Client Helsingin Energia 2006

  • Archive

    HELSINKI MAIN POST BUILDING Helsinki Finland, 28290 brm² Completed 1938

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    ARABIA FACTORY Helsinki Finland, 13500 brm² Porcelain Factory Completed 1947



2020 Kansalaistori – Kaisaniemi entrances
2020 Sörnäistentunneli entrances 
2020 Huvila Nuuksio
2019 Tottakai!
2019 Vipusentie Re-use
2019 Lamminrahkan koulukeskus, competition
2019 Huvila Kiila 
2019 Uusi Kansallinen, Collaboration with Bruno Fioretti Marquez, competition 3. prize
2018 Kämp Garden – Center for Finnish Fashion
2018 Josafatin kallion sähköasema
2018 Ersatzneubau für die baugewerbliche berufsschule Zürich, competition
2017 Erweiterungsneubau für die Kantonsschule LIMMATTAL, competition 2.prize
2017 Hanno railway station renewal, Competition 3. prize
2017 Tampere Art Museum, competition
2016 Nuoranpunojankatu 7 extension
2010s Museoviraston toimitilat Sturenkatu 2a, As Oy Mäkelänkatu 39-43 Helsinki.
2000s Vierumäen koulu laajennus, Porolahden peruskoulu, Katri valan lämpöpumppuasema,
Helsingin yliopisto, Teollisuuskatu 23-25, Lastentarhaopettajaininstituutti, Vierumäen sivukoulu
Helsingin yliopisto, Siltavuorenpenger 10, Uomarinteen koulu, Rautpihan päiväkoti
Korttelitalo Poikkilaakso, Ålands sjömansskola, 
1990s Simonkylän koulu, Ala-Malmin peruskoulu Söderkullan keskusta, Kiinteistö oy Mestaritalo
1980s Lannaslunds skolor, Sjundeå svenska skola, Vestersundsby skola, Länsinummen peruskoulu
1970s Lastentarhaopettajaininstituutti, Ahvenanmaan tekninen opisto, Ålands yrkesskola
1970s Vaasan hotelli- ja ravintolakoulu, Internat i Jakobstad, Ålands sjömansskola, Ålands sjöfartsläroverk
1960s Oulun talouskoulu, Ålands yrkesskola, Turun merenkulkukoulu, Jakobstads skolcentrum
1950s Espoon ammattikoulu, Helsingin kotitalousopettajaopisto,, Tampereen seurakuntatalo, Turun seurakuntatalo
1940s Kotkan teknilliset ammattioppilaitokset, Arabian tehtaat, Arabian lastentarha, Gutzeitin laatikkotehdas, Puutalo Oy tyyppitalot
1930s Helsingin Postitalo, Härmälän kirkko

Lindroos Architects is an architectural practice based in Helsinki Finland and Basel Switzerland. A wide expertise covers different scales from furniture design to large public buildings and urban developments. Lindroos Architects design approach combines tradition with contemporary by using latest analog and digital technology. Lindroos Architects seeks a specific answer for each project on a global context.

 

Osma Lindroos

Osma studied architecture in Helsinki University of Technology. He worked for offices in Helsinki and collaborated with Swiss practice Herzog & de Meuron in Basel and Tokyo 2009-2016. During his collaboration with H&dM Osma worked on international projects such as Skolkovo university in Moscow and Miu Miu Flagship Store in Aoyama, Tokyo. Besides his own design work, he teaches architecture as a lecturer at the Aalto University in Helsinki.
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Markus Lindroos

Markus has over 40 years experience from wide range of projects in Finland. Over the years Markus designed and built more than twenty educational buildings and renovated multiple heritage buildings. He has been member of diverse research and development workgroups for sustainability within building industry and authorities.
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Annukka Lindroos

Annukka’s expertise is city planning, urban design and strategy consulting. Due to her a long experience as Deputy Director of City of Helsinki Town Planning Division, and her experience as a jury member for many architectural and urban competitions, she provides consulting as specialist at excellence for any project related to cities and urbanism.
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History

Lindroos Architects was originally founded as Arkkitehtitoimisto E&E Lindroos by Elma and Erik Lindroos in Helsinki 1937. Elma and Erik Lindroos won several important architectural competitions during their time and built more than hundred twenty buildings focusing on residential, commercial and public projects. Among the projects, for example, Helsinki main Post office(1938), Arabia Factory (Helsinki 1944) are well known and still admired by locals and international visitors.
Markus Lindroos joined office in 1973 and developed working field further into educational facilities as well as renovation and conservation of historical buildings. During 1981-2017 office name was Arkkitehtitoimisto Markus Lindroos Ky.
Osma Lindroos took over family-based practice as a director 2017 and renamed the office Lindroos Architects. As he lives partially in Switzerland, he opened a branch office in Basel.