Gallery: Pieta-Linda Auttila’s Sculptural WISA Wooden Design Hotel in H...

Photos © Pieta-Linda Auttila
The WISA Wooden Design Hotel, designed by architect Pieta-Linda Auttila, is one of the more imaginative homes we've come across recently. The home consists of two boxy masses that are connected by an outdoor area that's surrounded with sculptural pieces of bent wood. The house, which is located on a tiny island at Helsinki’s harbor, was inspired by its maritime surroundings and built with different kinds of local wood, bent using a traditional technique for boat building.

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