Empowering children and youth with innovation skills through architecture and design education

Arkki School of Architecture for Children and Youth is the leading institution in architecture education for children and youth in the world. In its field, Arkki is globally one of a kind: no other institute in the world offers as wide a curriculum in architecture education for children and young people.

Over 100 children and adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City participate in a product design programme to innovate planet-friendly products

Ho Chi Minh     City, 31 May 2019 – During the summer of 2019, over 100 children and adolescents between 10-19 years old from poor and vulnerable neighborhoods in Ho Chi Minh City will participate in an innovative skills development

Arkki, the awarded Finnish architecture education concept for children and youth, enters China

Press release  Shenzhen, China. 14th March 2019. Arkki International Ltd. will start operating in Shenzhen, China in March. The entry to the country will be in collaboration with Vanghang Sailing company linked to Meisha Outdoor Campus. The prestigious Meisha education, part

Arkki Vietnam opens two new centers in Ho Chi Minh City

Arkki Vietnam started in the spring of 2018 and since then more than 3000 students have participated in Arkki’s after school programs, events and workshops. This success is now reflected by these new centers in Ho Chi Minh City. On

Arkki International wishes you all a Playful, Creative and Successful Year 2019!

 At the Eve of our 25th Anniversary we especially wish to thank all the 200+ architects who have been teaching the 100.000+ pupils around the world! SHARE ON FacebookTwitterLinkedIn

Arkki and Unicef present children’s proposals on ‘Child friendly city’ in an exhibition and an awards ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City

An exhibition and an awards ceremony organized in October 19 in Ho Chi Minh City, marks a great final for a series of ‘Child Friendly City’ summer camps organized in collaboration between Arkki, UNICEF, the Department of Architecture and Planning

Arkki facilitates children participation in a smart and child-friendly Ho Chi Minh City in collaboration with UNICEF and local collaborators

21 Teams of Children compete for the Most Creative and Practical Concept for a Smart and Child-Friendly City. The top ten finalists have entered the Presentation & Award Day today with a final judging competition during the Ho Chi Minh

Design Deed of the Year 2018 awarded to Arkki School of Architecture for Children and Youth

In connection with the Habitare Fair today, the Arkki School of Architecture for Children and Youth received the Design Deed of the Year award. The criteria for the award are originality, responsibility and design as part of everyday life. The

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