Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä

Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä

Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä - FacadeWave House / Seppo Mäntylä - Table, Sofa, Chair, Beam, PatioWave House / Seppo Mäntylä - Image 4 of 16Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä - Table, Chair, Windows, Glass, BeamWave House / Seppo Mäntylä - More Images+ 11

Mikkeli, Finland
Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä - Facade
© Studio Hans Koistinen

Text description provided by the architects. Wave is a new generation log home manufactured by Polar Life Haus, a Finnish wooden house manufacturing company. Designed by Finnish architect Seppo Mäntylä, Wave is combination of solid wooden constructions, glass and steel. The unique curving shape of the house was inspired by the design of boats and airplanes.

Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä - Table, Sofa, Chair, Beam, Patio
© Studio Hans Koistinen
Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä - Table, Countertop, Chair, Windows, Beam
© Studio Hans Koistinen

The house was on show at the annual Finnish Housing Fair held in Mikkeli in July – August 2017. The house won all three categories at the show: the Best House, the Best Interior and the Best Garden.

Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä - Image 6 of 16
© Studio Hans Koistinen

Polar Life Haus is a Finnish family company dating back to 1907 and is also known as Honkatalot in Finland. The company manufactures individually designed wooden homes and log homes with a special focus on environmentally friendly building materials and the well-being of people and nature.  A half of the houses manufactured each year are delivered around the world – mainly Germany, France and Russia.

Seppo Mäntylä is one of the leading Finnish wooden house architects. Polar Life Haus has collaborated with him on several projects.

Project gallery

See allShow less
About this office
Cite: "Wave House / Seppo Mäntylä" 28 Mar 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/891411/wave-house-seppo-mantyla> ISSN 0719-8884

© Studio Hans Koistinen

波纹住宅 / Seppo Mäntylä

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.