Helsinki Biennial Pavilion

The temporary, movable wooden pavilion is a terminal for the ferries taking the biennial visitors to the archipelago.
The pavilion has the shape of a smooth cliff typical of the Helsinki coast.
Ticket sales and tourist information are in the pavilion.
Visitors can admire the landscape from the roof or take shelter from rain under it while waiting for a ferry.

Helsinki Biennial Pavilion

    Description:

    Helsinki Biennial Pavilion is a terminal for ferries taking visitors to the Helsinki Biennial venues in archipelago. The wooden pavilion is movable and will be re-erected every two years for the festival that is excepted to attract 300,000 visitors in 2020. The pavilion is a canopy as well as a viewpoint for the ferry passengers and can also accommodate events. Its form reflects the smooth coastal cliffs of Helsinki. It houses ticket sales and tourist information.

    Status

    Under construction, completion in summer 2020.

    Client

    The City of Helsinki

    Location

    South Harbour, Helsinki, Finland

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