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Kirsti Horn

DATE OF BIRTH    17.12.1952  Turku, Finland

EDUCATION 

1972    Matriculation exams, Kalevan yhteiskoulu, Tampere
1979    Architect’s diploma, The Architectural Association School of Architecture, London
1977 - 79    Building Conservation Course, London
1986    Building Conservation Course at the Technical University of Helsinki
1999    Pedagogical studies  
1998 - 99    Course for teachers within the Conservation field

PRESENT OCCUPATION    

Senior lecturer / Novia University of Applied Sciences
Architect / Arkitektbyrå Stephan Horn Ab

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN EXPERIENCE
1975-76    Housing
1980-84    Hospital design
1976-    Conservation of historical buildings, refurbishments and interior design

EXPERTISE        

Conservation technique and Surveying of historic buildings
Building specifications
Teaching
Writing, editing

LANGUAGES    Finnish, Swedish and English

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANISATIONS
The Finnish Association of Architects (SAFA)
The Architectural Association (The AA)
Suomen rakennustaiteen seura
Architecta (secretary 1984 – 86)
Tekniska Föreningen i Finland / Arkitektgillet (chairman 2003-06)

ACTIVITIES RELATED TO THE PROFESSION

International projects within Novia UAS
1997-98    Planning, organizing and leading of international student project in Estonia
2000-    Managing of international contacts and excursions for the Building DPT.
2006-     Building up of the international projects Sustainable Heritage and Traditional Wooden and Masonry Structures in the Baltic Sea Region.
www.sustainableheritage.fi


Publications
1999
2011    Participating in the production of Maalaus-RYL 2001 and 2011 (specification of surface coating standards) at Rakennustieto Oy
ISBN 978-951-682-999-2
2003     Article in the series Ekologiskt byggande / Finlands Natur 2002/4: Gamla naturfärger till heders igen
2006    Article in the publication Pohjalaista rakennustaitoa jälkipolville
    ISBN 952-92-1018-3
2007    Article about Frans Sjöström, architect, in the publication Framtidsbyggare ISBN 978-952-92-2739
2010    Exhibition of old wallpapers in Hämes-Havunen museum, Kauhajoki, Finland
2010-    Editor of 4 publications in the Novia UAS publication series (S):
http://www.sustainableheritage.fi/courses/index.php/publications
Inneklimat och brandsäkerhet i fem finländska kyrkor
Lime Rendering
Restoration Crafts and Practises at Seidla Manor in Estonia
Manual for Dismantling, Documenting and Rebuilding Historic Tiled Stoves