Olli-Paavo Koponen (Born 1961, Helsinki, Finland)

Professor of History of Architecture, Tampere University of Technology (TUT), School of Architecture

 

Education

1989      M.Sc. in Architecture, Tampere University of Technology

2002      Pro Gradu in Art History, University of Helsinki

2006      Doctor of Sciences in Architecture, Tampere University of Technology

 

Most Important Academic Positions

1990-94 Lecturer, Tampere University of Technology

1994-98 Research Fellow in Tampere University of Technology

1998-2010 Senior Lecturer, Tampere University of Technology

2010-     Professor in History of Architecture

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

  • – How to renovate Modernism. Arkkitehti 1/2017
  • – Aalto Library, Seinäjöki. Arkkitehti 1/2016
  • – Kangasala Arts Centre. Arkkitehti 4/2015
  • – Postmodernism in the Finnish architectural heritage. Arkkitehti 2/2015
  • – Towards transformation. Arkkitehti 3/2013, p. 13-21.
  • – Deja-vu : Eric Adlercreutz, Nils-Hinrik Aschan – Marine Motel Extension, Tammisaari 1972. Arkkitehti 5/2012

– Pekka Mäki, ASA-huset, Åbo Akademi. Arkkitehti 2/2011

  • – Re-assessing romanticism. Arkkitehti 1/2010
  • – Beyond the Personality Cult. Arkkitehti 5/2010

– (2010)The Hervanta Central Axis and the Myth about the Finnishness of Reima Pietilä’s Architecture, in Fundacion ICO, Johansson E. Et al. (Eds.) Raili:Reima Pietilä. Challenging Modern Architecture. Fundacion ICO, Madrid.

– (2010) When Alvar Aalto Found His Own Voice – Why I Think Paimio Tuberculosis Sanatorium Should Be on the World Heritage List, in Salastie R. (Ed.) Integrity and Authenticity in Modern Movement Architecture – Case Paimio Hospital. ICOMOS Finnish National Committee, pp112–114.

– (2009) On modern Nordic Architecture. Arkkitehti 2/2009 pp.83–85.