Next autumn’s Helsinki Design Week will take over the Olympic Stadium of Helsinki. Its extensive renovation since 2016 will be completed by the end of summer 2020, and the renewed stadium will once again open its gates to the citizens.
Helsinki Design Week will be held from 3 to 13 September 2020.
In addition to sporting events, the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki has hosted various concerts, festivals and celebrations, and it’s the perfect venue for Helsinki Design Week which brings together multi-disciplined design teams and showcases the best of design from Finland and around the world.
At the Stadium, Helsinki Design Week will reach new audiences because it coincides with the Stadium’s opening weeks.
The master planning and architectural design for the refurbishment and extension of the Olympic Stadium were provided by Architects K2S and NRT. The property is owned by the City of Helsinki and managed by the Stadium Foundation. The construction developer is the Urban Environment Division of the City of Helsinki.