Characteristics of the Northern seafront promenades

landscape architecture / urban space


Comparative spatial analysis of the northern seafront promenades. The focus of the study was in the usage and the quality of the public parts in relation with the commercial areas of the promenades. Reaching to the spatial programs and relations of the outdoor space and interiors alongside the promenade. In the comparison the Signe Branders’ terrace proposed in the development plan for Helsinki waterfronts, alongside with Sundspromenaden in Malmö, Sweden as well as with Nyhavn in Copenhagen, Denmark and Stranden in Oslo, Norway.

Helsinki, Finland: Work assignment for the Helsinki City Planning Office, 2016