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Arkki shortlisted for Helsinki Design Awards 2018 Internationalization category

Helsinki Design Awards is one of the most prominent design events in Finland to acknowledge Finnish designers and design products. Helsinki Design Awards acknowledges Finnish designers and companies investing in design. Helsinki Design Awards, previously known as Muoto Gala, has been

The prestigious Asko Avonius Award 2018 to Arkki International CEO and Arkki Co-founder Pihla Meskanen

Pihla Meskanen, the CEO of Arkki International and Co-founder of Arkki, received the prestigious Asko Avonius Award for her contribution in the field of architecture and design education both in Finland and internationally. The award winner was announced today September

Great media interest in the ‘Child friendly city’ pilot with Unicef in Ho Chi Minh City

The launch of ‘Children innnovate: A smart and child-friendly city’ summer program has received great interest from the Vietnamese media, including TV channels. The media are enthusiastically introducing the summer programme and the power of Arkki education. ‘The use of

Arkki enters South East Asia starting from Vietnam

Press Release 6.6.2018 / For immediate release Arkki, the Finnish architecture education concept for children and youth, enters South East Asia starting from Vietnam Arkki International Ltd. is starting to pilot its award-winning education concept in Ho Chi Minh City,

Arkki starting collaboration in Vietnam

During the busy Slush Helsinki week Arkki signed an NDA with Vietnamese partners to enter negotiations with the aim of partnership. Arkki was happy to host Mr Kim Tuoc, CEO and Ms Phi Vân Nguyen, chairman of the board of

Workshops and exhibition in Beirut

Arkki presented an exhibition and hosted workshops in Beirut, Lebanon on December 16th 2017. The theme of the workshops was Atelier Archibonbon, one of Arkki´s most renowned and beloved workshops. Altogether arkki hosted three consecutive workshops for ages 5 to

Education Finland Programme membership to Arkki

Arkki is now official member of Education Finland programme. Education Finland is a national education export program, offering Finnish educational know-how and learning solutions globally. Education Finland is a part of Finnish National Agency for Education and works within the

Designing Future Education -seminar 2017 Singapore

Arkki´s CEO Pihla Meskanen presented Arkki educational concept in international seminar ”Designing Future Educcation 2017” held in Singapore September 21, 2017. Among the many interesting Educational Start-ups from Finland, Arkki was present also at the Expo related to the seminar,

Arkki started in Prague, Czech Republic

In september 2017 Arkki started operating with its new licensing partner in Prague, Czech Republic. This means that Arkki operates now already in four countries. For starters, Arkki offers courses from 6 to 9 year old kids in 5 different

HoPing School from Taipei visits Arkki

11 teachers from HoPing elementary school and primary school visited Arkki headquarters in Helsinki on 1st December 2016. They were accompanied by three journalists from Taiwanese media. In addition to learning about Arkki´s activities and pedagogical approach, the visitors engaged