Lasipalatsi square / Projections

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Lasipalatsi Square - Projection


Mannerheimintie 22-24
Helsinki, 00100
60° 10' 15.3228" N, 24° 56' 11.4972" E
Getting there: 
Near Station: Lasipalatsi

Lasipalatsi square is located in Kamppi, the centre of Helsinki. Most of the screenings and joint broadcast events of MFF2010 will take place at this square. The square is enclosed by two buildings: the old bus station and the Lasipalatsi Media centre including two exhibition spaces, Bio Rex, the largest cinema in Helsinki and the city library‘s IT space – as well as shops, bars, cafés and restaurants. At the back of the Lasipalatsi square is the CityWall - installed as a rear projection to the window. It is a public screen of 2.40m width and 1m height running on Multi Touch design for interactive multimedia presentations. There are possibilities of installing the box to a front facade of the building, a setting that is also possible in other MFF 2010 cities.


Dimensions: 240cm x 100cm (current Citywall installation)

Resolution: 1024 x 768 (adjustable)

Technical Possibilities/ Equipment: Interaction with the screen through touch = hand movements, system can track an arbitrary number of hands/ fingers simultaneously, Audio