L3 Stage

L3 Design Dock, Tyynenmerenkatu 6

Wed-Thu 10-19 (only for professionals), Fri-Sat 10-19, Sun 10-16

€10/5/0. Includes entry to the L3 Design Dock exhibitions.

© Aino Huovio

The L3 Design Dock Stage will be hosting talks, workshops and screenings throughout 9.-13.9.2015.

Wednesday 9.9. starts the professional programme:


Nesta, Design Driven City & Design for Government / Aalto University: Design Driven Society

17.30 - 18 Showroom Walk // HermanMiller Living Office Seminar
18 - 18.30  Showroom Walk // Temal: JÄÄ by Sebastian Jansson launch
18.30 – 19  Showroom Walk // VM Carpet workshop

The professional programme on Thursday 10.9. focuses on the future of work:

10.30-12  Sponda: Designing future work
13-14.30  Design Club: Jukka Savolainen, Anna Valtonen, Jaana Beidler & Ilkka Suppanen
15-17  Association for Finnish Work: One Step Beyond 
18-20 Eero Saarinen Honorary Lecture: Jun Igarashi
20.20-22 PechaKucha Night

On Friday 11.9. we will travel to the future:

10.30-12 Forum Virium Helsinki: Smart Kalasatama Workshop
13-14  Länsimetro preview. In collaboration with the City of Espoo.
14.30-16.30 #kaupunki2050 panel. In collaboration with the University of Helsinki.
17-19 Finna.fi & Wevolve: Culture as Commons 

Saturday 12.9. is about Helsinki and its spaces:

10.30-12 Three Lines to the Library
10-15 Future Kauppatori workshop
12-14 Temporary uses of buildings N.B.! THE TALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED
15-16 New Space for Art? with: Asmo Jaaksi / JKMM Architects, Maija Tanninen-Mattila  / HAM, Nicolas Moreau & Hiroko Kusunoki / Moreau Kusunoki Architects. NB! Note the changed starting time.
16-17 Presentation of the results of the Future Kauppatori workshop
17.30-19 Helsinki Splash – New Spaces for Bathing. With: Pekka Pakkanen / Huttunen- Lipasti-Pakkanen Architects, Ville Hara & Anu Puustinen / Avanto Architects.

On Sunday 13.9. there will be screenings of architecture and design themed short films.

Professional, register here


The L3 Design Dock is open to design professionals on Wednesday and Thursday and to the general public from Friday to Sunday. Free admission for professionals (registration required), other €15/5 (three-day-pass) and €10/5 (one-day-ticket). In addition to the stage programme, the admission includes entry to all L3 Design Dock exhibitions. 

Read more about the L3 Design Dock here.

Professional, register here

Architecture and urban planning
Service design
Digital design
Creative economy
Design policy
Seminar/ panel discussion / lecture