Year of Completion

1969

Client

N/A

Material of interest

Stone

Material Used

solid, unworked rock

Material Properties

Unfinished rock is used as a façade material to fit into the context, but also is used as an interior material for acoustic qualities

Application

Exterior Facade

Climate

Dfb

Environmental Response

This material is sustainable because it came directly from the earth and has not been altered in any way that would make it artificial or hard to return to the earth at the end of its use.

Keywords

Helsinki, church, stone

Location

Helsinki, Finland

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Date submitted

2013

Disciplines

Architecture

Temppeliaukio Kirkko (Rock Church)

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