Tallinn-Öismäe, Estonia, Europe
 
 
Year1968latitude: 59° 24'
longitude: 24° 38'
Period
Initiator(s)
Planning organization
Nationality initiator(s)
Designer(s) / Architect(s)Malle Meelak
Mart Port
Design organization
Inhabitants
Target population45,000
Town website
Town related links
Literature- Mart Kalm, Estonian 20th century architecture, Tallinn 2002.
- Triin Ojari, ’Floor Space. The modernist residential housing Ideology and Mustamae’ (summary), in: Studies on Art and Architecture 2004 nr.2, 66-70

type of New Town: > scale of autonomy
New-Town-in-Town
Satellite
New Town
Company Town
> client
Private Corporation
Public Corporation
> policy
Capital
Decentralization
Industrialization
Resettlement
Economic
 
Oorspronkelijk bedoeld voor 45.000 inwoners Designed in 1968 by Malle Meelak and Mart Port; completed in mid 1980's. Een van de drie naoorlogse wijken in Tallinn, samen met het eerdere op de wijkgedachte (microrayon) gebaseerde Mustamäe (1958) en het latere metropolitane Lasnamäe (1970).

source: Michelle Provoost

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