Arhitektide Liit

© 2008—2017

KOKO arhitektid

Founded in 2000

KOKO arhitektid

koko.ee

KOKO architects – 15 years

Founders / Partners

Andrus Kõresaar
Date of birth: 15 June 1975 in Viljandi
1993 - 1997 Estonian Academy of Arts / 1995-96 Hochschule für Gestaltung Luzern, Switzerland
Member of the Union of Estonian Architects / founder of Estonian Digital Centre Member of Estonian Artists Union / partner in Produktsioonigrupp

Raivo Kotov
Date of birth: 11 October 1976 in Viljandi
Chartered Architect, member of the Union of Estonian Architects
1995 - 2000 Estonian Academy of Arts / architecture and urban planning department

Team

Project managers
Jaanus Männik
Sten-Mark Mändmaa

Architects
Indrek Mikk
Martin Tago
Lea Laidra
Olga Batuhtina

Interior designers
Raili Paling
Liis Lindvere
Kadri Kaldam
Kärt Loopalu

Technical Draftsmen
Jelena Altmäe
Kristo Rämson

3D Graphics and film editing
Kertu Tuberg
Lauri Laasik
Madis Tüür
Teele Laats
Jaanika Pajuste
Tatiana Päss

Programming
Mark Baranin
Siim Vinter
Toomas Vinter
Kalle Tiisma
Graphic design:
Martin Lazarev
Maris Kaskmann
Joosep Maripuu
Office:
Maigi Koplimets
Katrin Musta
Helen Küppas
Elo Aun
Oksana Kresinskaja

Selected works

Public buildings:
2014 Estonian Health Care Museum
2012 Seaplane Harbour / planning, seaplane hangars reconstruction and permanent
exhibition design and production (hangars built 1916, reconstructed 2012)
2012 Tallinn TV tower / reconstrution, permanent exhibition planning and
production (tower built 1980, reconstruction 2012)
2011 Tallinn Great Guild Hall renovation
2010 Museum for Puppet Arts
2007 Tallinn Synagogue
2007 Tallinn English College sports complex
2007 Arensburg Boutique SPA Hotel in Kuressaare
2004 Georg Ots SPA Hotell in Kuressaare
2000 Estonian pavilion at the Hanover World Exposition EXPO2000

Commercial and office buildings / residential
2009 Metro Plaza / commercial and office building
2009 Rotermann carpenter’s workshop / reconstruction
2008 Rabaküla residential area / plan and architectural design for a residential area with 1500 apartments in the Mustamäe district
2008 Kuldala residential area / plan and architectural design for a residential area with 350 apartments in Rae municipality
2007 Fahle house / residential and office building
2005 33 Vabriku street / apartment building

Objects in Historic Centre of Tallinn (UNESCO World Heritage site)
2012 Estonian Health Care Museum, 30 Lai str, Tallinn
2011 Tallinn Great Guild Hall reconstruction and permanent exhibition design and
production, 17 Pikk str, Tallinn (built: 1410, reconstruction: 2011)
2010 Museum for Puppet Arts, reconstruction and permanent exhibition in 4
former living houses, 11 Nunne str, Tallinn
2004 Merchants House Hotel, 4/6 Dunkri str, Tallinn
2003 Estonian Parliament’s E-Room, 1a Lossi plats, Tallinn
2002 Estonian State Puppet Theatre, 1 Lai str, Tallinn

Selected Awards
2014 International real estate competition MIPIM Awards / Best refurbished development / shortlisted as finalist / Seaplane Harbour
2014 European Museum Forum / European Museum of the Year Award / Special Commendation / Seaplane Harbour
2013 EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2013 / Conservation / Grand Prix / Seaplane Harbour
2013 DOMUS International award for restoration and preservation / Ex Aequo Silver Medal / Seaplane Harbour
2013 Interior Design Association (IIDA) Global Excellence Awards / Category: cultural, institutional, educational / Best of Category winner /Interior Architecture of the Seaplane Harbour
2013 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture / Mies van der Rohe Award / Nominee / Seaplane Harbour
2012 Cultural Endowment of Estonia / Annual Prize / Reconstruction of Seaplane Harbour hangars and Tallinn TV tower
2012 Swedish Business Awards / Estonia / Environmental Award / Seawater heating system for Seaplane Harbour
2012 Tallinn Culture and Heritage Department / Honourable mention / Seaplane Harbour
2012 Association of Real Estate Companies of Estonia / Real Estate Guru 2012 2012 Estonian Design Awards / Product Design Award BRUNO / Best Design
Project / Seaplane Harbour
2012 Estonian Design Awards / Best Design Team / Seaplane Harbour / KOKO
architects & Produktsioonigrupp
2012 Estonian Design Awards / Graphic Design / Environmental Design / bronze /
Seaplane hangar floor / KOKO architects & Produktsioonigrupp
2012 World Architecture Festival / Old and new & Display / Shortlisted / Seaplane
Harbour
2012 Estonian Association of Architectural and Consulting Engineering
Companies / Construction Project of the Year / Seaplane Harbour
2012 Estonian Concrete Association / Concrete Building of the Year / Seaplane
Harbour
2009 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture / Mies van der Rohe Award /
Shortlisted / Rotermann carpenter’s workshop
2009 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture / Mies van der Rohe Award /
Nominee / Tallinn Synagogue
2009 Tallinn City Government / Prize for architectural and design lighting in the
city / Metro Plaza
2008 Wienerberger Brick Award / Nomination for best international brick building
/ Tallinn Synagogue
2007 London Design Museum / Design of the Year /Category: architecture /
Shortlisted as finalist / Fahle house
2007 Cultural Endowment of Estonia / Annual Prize for Architecture / Architecture
and Interior Architecture / Tallinn Synagogue
2006 Cultural Endowment of Estonia / Annual Prize for Architecture / Fahle house
2004 Estonian Society of Interior Architects / Annual Prize / Public Interior of the
Year / Georg Ots Spa Hotel
2004 City Government of Kuressaare / Best new building / Georg Ots Spa Hotel
2003 Estonian Forest and Wood Industries Association and Union of Estonian
Architects / Best Wooden Building 1997-2003 / Special prize for the use of
plywood / summer house in Lohusalu
2000 Government of Estonia / Cultural Prize of the Republic of Estonia / Estonian
pavilion at the Hanover World Exposition EXPO 2000
2000 Cultural Endowment of Estonia / Annual Prize for Architecture / Estonian
pavilion at the Hanover World Exposition EXPO 2000

Selected Exhibitions

2013 Conversion in Contemporary Estonian Architecture / curated by Andrus Kõresaar / London 2013 / New York 2014 / Toronto 2014 / Helsinki 2014 / Tallinn 2014 / Nantes 2014-2015 / Gda?ski 2015 / Toru? 2015
2012 Helsinki City Planning department exhibition about living spaces. Participating with Fahle House.
2012 World Architecture Festival. Participating with Seaplane Harbour.
2011 BOOM. ROOM. New Estonian Architecture / group exhibition in Glasgow /
Helsinki / London / Berlin
2009 Rotermann carpenter's workshop at Mies van der Rohe Foundation Annual
exhibition: Barcelona-Milan-Paris-Vienna-Tallinn-Prague
2008 Fahle House at London design museum at Design of the year exhibition
2008 COMPOSITES. Transformation – Extension – Addition in art and
architecture. CAUE92 (Conseil d’Architecture, d’Urbanisme et de
l’Environnement des Hauts-de-Seine). Sceaux, France
2008 Peacebuilding, Rome, Casa dell’ Architettura
2005 Emerging Identities – EAST! at the Deutsches Architektur Zentrum in Berlin

Publications

2014 Cocoon into Butterfly Typical City Regeneration. Publisher: Ocean Readings Projects: Fahle house, Seaplane Harbour
2013 Winners of the 2013 EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards. Publisher: Europa Nostra
Project: Seaplane Harbour 2010 Total housing. Publisher: Actar
Project: Fahle house
2010 Upgrade architecture. Publisher: Edilstampa srl.
Project: Fahle house
2010 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture. Mies van der Rohe
Award 2009. Publisher: Actar
Project: Rotermann carpenter`s workshop
2009 Density Housing Construction & Costs. Publisher: a+t ediciones.
Project: Fahle house
2009 Set in Stone. Rethinking a Timeless Material. Publisher: Braun Publishing
AG.
Project: Tallinn Synagogue
2008 The Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture. Publisher: Phaidon.
Project: Tallinn English College sports complex
2008 Brit Insurance. Designs of the Year. Exhibition catalogue, London Design
Museum. Project: Fahle house
2008 Brick Award 2008. Publisher: Callwey Verlag München Project: Tallinn Synagogue
2007 World Atlas of Contemporary Houses. Casey C.M. Mathewson. Publisher: Feierabend Unique Books.
Project: summer house in Lohusalu