The interactive Helsinki map in the entrance hall of HOAS student housing, the result of Jonna and Jill Taegen's competition entry “Kartalla!!” in 2011.
It is a part of the interactive walls which were made in the entrance of Junailijankuja 5 in Pasila together with competition entry "JK 5" of Ilari Laitinen and Enni Koistinen.
Jonna Taegen participated in Blezinger Healthcare Conference in Luzern.
Kia was selected to the Young Artists in Salmela program and is now working on a Vyborg-series for four months in the Art Centre Salmela's residence in Mäntyharju.
Jonna is working now at the Central Finland Health Care District. She is Design Manager of the New Hospital Project in Jyväskylä.
Taegen Architects is currently working on a pilot project by the biodynamic agriculture foundation:
"Housing for elderly people"
Below selected projects from the year 2012:
The rocking chair KLIP KLAP is exhibitited at the International Design Event OLO.MUOTO '12 in Lahti Fair Centre 14-16th November, WELCOME!
The design "KLIP KLAP" by Taegen Architects has been selected to the exhibition of the design competition SLOW WOOD 2012.
The works will be exhibited at the International Design Event OLO.MUOTO '12 at the Lahti Fair Centre 14-16th November 2012, find out more here.
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2012
Jonna will start with her PhD studies. She doing research work for Sotera-institute / Aalto University concerning healthcare buildings and new ways to arrange elderly care in the future. Here a link to the first publication.
The eight living floors and the entrance hall in Junailijankuja 5 in Pasila are now ready!
The design project by Jonna and Jill Taegen was part of the building´s refurbishment during summer 2011.
Here our proposal for the Serlachius Museum Gösta Extension Competition.
Taegen Architects' entry "Piiri" got a purchase in the open competition for Kauttuanmetsä area in Eura!
The success continued in the HOAS wall design competition. The entry "Kartalla!!", in cooperation with Jill Taegen, will be realized in summer 2011.
Liiku! Move! Exhibition 20.5.-25.9.2011
Welcome to the opening May 19th at 6 -8 pm
The Sports Museum of Finland
Exercise equipment, sports wear and ideas by Finnish designers
Taegen Architects is presenting P.U.K.S.: the Personal Urban Kayak Shelter
Taegen Architects is going to participate in the sports design exhibition "Liiku!Move!" at the Sports Museum of Finland in summer 2011.
More information to come!
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2011!!!
A view of our submission for the SHIFT Boston Moon Capital Design Competition 2010. We didn't made it to the finalists, but you can see our design on their website www.shiftboston.org/2010_10_moonBall
It's only today we have come to know that he housing area near Goetheplatz, Zingst, Germany, designed by architect Franz Taegen in the 30th of last century was declared historic monument in 2005.
Jonna's diploma thesis "Revitalization of the Bürgerbräu Area in Würzburg", has been published on: www.styletheworld.com under chapter W.
The autumn semester started at the Aalto University School of Science and Technology. Jonna is teaching in the Department of Architecture in the basic course of Urban Planning and Design.
Kia is actively producing design lamps, chairs and bags. You can visit her website: www.kiataegen.com
During the summer we made a lot of small projects and took part in various design competitions, starting from urban kayak shelters up to new housing solutions on the moon surface.
The office celebrated its 25 years existence in Finland with a bottle of champagne and good company.
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