Tagged: jugendstil

Neodomus

This decorative entrance, made of soapstone,  is definitely one of the most beautiful in Helsinki. This Art Nouveau -style house was designed by Gunnar Stenius and built in 1907. This classic serif font supports the style of the building very well.

Neodomus

neodomus copy

Kalliovaara

Kalliovaara at Laivanvarustajankatu 9, was established in 1905 aim to build a ”Relatively comfortable and healthy housies for workers and young families.” The building was designed by contractor Juho Tikka, in the spirit of Art Nouveau. As in many blocks of flats in Helsinki , many residents took part of the construction of their homes .

Kalliovaara

kalliovaara

Ihantola

Ihantola is a quite big, famous and desired jugend style residence in Helsinki, Finland, built in 1905–1907. It was designed by O. E. Koskinen and situated at Agricolankatu 10, Kallio district. Ihantola sign above the door represents very typical Art Nouveau style.

Ihantola

ihantola

Ylänkö

This beautiful ”Ylänkö” brick house was built in Art Nouveau style. It´s located at Viides linja 12, opposite of Karhupuisto, Kallio district. This decorative typography on the wall fits very well with the  #jugendstil” building style.

Ylänkö

ylänkö

Suomela

You can find this black iron gate and beautiful art nouveau typography at Maurinkatu 4, Kruununhaka area. This house located close to Liisanpuisto was built in 1911 and designed by architect Heikki Kaartinen.

suomela

Maurinkatu 4, Helsinki

Walistus

This house architect Heikki Kaartinen had a good sense of style and typography. This Art Nouveau house at Annankatu 29, was built for the Friend of Sobriety in 1907. Every time I walk past this house, I admire the stylish name of Walistus on the wall.

walistus

Marstähti

Marstähti at Mariankatu 24, is one of the many impressive artnouveau houses in Kruununhaka area. It was designed by architect Eino Scroderus and built in 1909. The blue tile is very beautiful with the name of the house and gold-colored typography.

marstähti