Heini-Emilia Saari


Architect

Projects

Curriculum Vitae


Education

M.Sc. in Technology
(International Design Business Management)
Aalto University School of Science
2013–(2017)

M.Sc. in Architecture (with distinction)
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture
2012–2015

Mitsuhiro Kanada Structural Design Lab
Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan
09/2012–03/2013

B.Sc. in Architecture (with distinction)
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture
2008–12/2011

Upper secondary school, 1-year exchange in Germany
Ressun lukio, Helsinki.
2003–2007


Awards

1st prize (shared): Tapio Wirkkala Rut Bryk Archive Competition 2016.

Honorable mention: Tapis Vert. 120h International Student Competition 2015.

Finalist, Honorable mention: VIIVY. Habitare Design Expo, ‘‘MayDay’’ Competition 2014.

Purchase: Latvassa valo. Mäntyharju Centre Ideas Competition for Students 2013.

Finalist, 3rd prize: The Five Tree House. TOSTEM Foundation Invited International Student Competition for a Future Sustainable House in Hokkaido 2012.

Honorable mention: Ykskaks. Marja-Vantaa International Student Competition for Urban Sustainable Housing 2012.



Work

Co-founder, Wanderlust
1/2017–

Campus Curator, Aalto University
6/2017–

Junior Strategy Consultant, Gemic
10/2016–1/2017

Architect, Mer Architects
03/2016–9/2016

Architect, ALA Architects
10/2015–1/2016

Teaching Assistant, Chair of Urban Planning,
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture
9/2014–12/2014

Planner, City Planning Department,
City of Helsinki/West Harbour Project
5/2014–8/2014

Research Assistant, Chair of Urban Planning,
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture
6/2013–1/2014

Architectural Assistant, Playa Architects
3/2013–1/2014

Architectural Assistant, Sanaksenaho Architects
2/2011–9/2012

Architectural Assistant, Samppa Lappalainen Architects
8/2010–1/2011


Exhibitions and publications

Selected Master's thesis projects 2015–2016. Exhibition at Aalto University, 2016.

Fluid Inhabitation. Exhibition of selected work by graduate students at the Department of Architecture in the Housing and Urban Frameworks Studio 2014–2015.Learning Center beta, 25.06.-31.07.2015.

Aalto University Architecture Department
Yearbook 13/14.

Competition finalist exhibition.
Habitare Design Expo 2014.

Transformation - Towards a Sustainable Future. Exhibition at the Museum of Finnish Architecture 2.10.2013–2.2.2014.

World Made Center Student projects. Exhibition at Laituri Centre for Urban Design 2012.

OurCity Meri-Rastila Plan. Exhibitions at STOA Cultural Centre + Laituri Centre for Urban Design 2012.

Viiden puun talo - Five Tree House. Article in PUU Magazine 3/2012.


 

Heini-Emilia Saari
Architect

Tel. +358 40 533 9454
heini.saari (a) gmail.com