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XS-S-M-L-XL | Würzburg | Germany | 2019-2021
Research project into the creative spaces of architects in and around Würzburg. The results of the interviews and photo shoots will be published in a limited edition in 2020. Above photograph was taken at the Jäcklein Architekten in Volkach on 27 March 2019, and shows the loft in the main studio space with a grand view to the local vineyards.

Play, Creativity, Architecture 1:1 | Tampere University of Technology | Finland | 25.08.1999
Master in Science of Architecture at the Department of Architecture. This thesis is a sketch for a theory of meta-architecture and search for the Beginning of Architecture. Architecture is approached from the aspects of play and creativity by using both scientific and artistic methods. Thesis contains six written essays about play, creativity and architecture, as well as three built architectural objects. Together they manifest how architecture is born in play. As a combination of art and science, architecture is a cultural phenomenon. The Culture of Architecture contains the possibility for infinitive subcultures - many architectures. The complexity of architecture is the combination of imagination and reality, chaos and order. form follows fun

a-game | Tampere | Finland | 1988-1989 | Juhani Karanka & Jukka Järvinen
Architectural game invented for Playing and De-Constructing Architecture. Prize for Best Academic Work at the Tampere University of Technology.

TRASH | Tampere | Finland | 1988-1989 | Juhani Karanka
Conceptual study for how to design & build into a very narrow (2-meter wide) gap between two existing buildings on the main street of Tampere. Ground floor is open for a passage, first floor is an upcycled U-boot, second floor a locomotive and third floor a vintage aeroplane.

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