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SAFA is the foremost publisher of architectural periodicals in Finland.

SAFA members receive our publications as member benefits, but you can also subscribe to SAFA publications separately. More information of SAFA’s publications below.

Arkkitehti – Finnish Architectural Review

Founded in 1903, Finnish Architectural Review is the foremost architectural publication in the country. Published both in Finnish and in English, Finnish Architectural Review covers contemporary architecture, urban design, planning and other related fields, with content ranging from essays to commentaries, project reviews and articles – as well as recent book and exhibition reviews.

The magazine also showcases novel and interesting architecture and design projects, as well as research and architectural thinking.

For more information and contacts see the magazine’s website.

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Architectural Competitions in Finland (Arkkitehtuurikilpailuja) is published as a supplement to the Finnish Architectural Review 4-6 times a year. It features recent major architectural competitions in Finland, outtakes from the winning entries and notes from the jury and organisers. The magazine is also available for digital browsing.


Published since 1947 the magazine Arkkitehtiuutiset au is a Finnish-language bulletin for architects and landscape architects and it is read also by real-estate and building industry professionals.

au features job advertisements, product news and a separate service directory. The magazine is also available as a digital version online.

Contacts for au magazine Assistant Editor Silja Ylitalo
+358 40 1694617

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au publication times 2024

issue out 23rd of February

issue out 19th of April

issue out 7th of June

issue out 11th of October

issue out 9th of December

Last date of materials 2024

reservations 12.9.
materials by 19.9.

reservations 7.11.
materials by 14.11.

Paimio Sanatorium (1929-33). Photo Maija Holma © Alvar Aalto Foundation

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Arkkitehti – Finnish Architectural Review commissions articles, reviews and publishes relevant projects. Further guidelines for submissions are available on the magazine’s website. For additional info, you can also contact editor-in-chief Kristo Vesikansa

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