The art and architecture of the West Metro stations

Art and architecture play an important role in the West Metro stations that opened in 2017. Have an inspiring journey from Lauttasaari to Matinkylä with presenter Riku Rantala. DESIGN. TUNNE. METRO. (in English DESIGN. EMOTION. METRO.) is an eight-part video series produced by City Events Espoo and Länsimetro.

Art will also be incorporated into the architecture of each of the West Metro’s phase two stations to make the stations more attractive, inviting and recognisable. The metro service is expected to start up between Matinkylä and Kivenlahti during 2023. The artwork at the new West Metro stations has been completed. You can have a sneak peek of the art and architecture of new metro stations by a video. The video is produced by  Länsimetro.

Watch the videos below or on Youtube.

 

Lauttasaari of water and ice

Koivusaari by the sea

Sleek Keilaniemi

Bold Aalto University

Cool white Tapiola

Energetic Urheilupuisto

Verdant Niittykumpu

Matinkylä in the clouds

Station art of Länsimetro’s five new metro stations (Finnoo, Kaitaa, Soukka, Espoonlahti and Kivenlahti)

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