Smells Like Teen Spirit Part XI

Someone has actually written a book about using a slipstick correctly? If something is vintage, this is. The library was a really strange space. It occupied most of one side of the building but was very narrow. A weaving loom? In a former school dormitory? I wonder, what the box contains. The walls in theJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part XI”

Smells Like Teen Spirit Part X

The attic was very different from the lower floors of the building. You really couldn’t be too careful when moving around. Everything on the floor, whether it was remains of a plate, door glass or wall glass, was very sharp. This room looked almost like it was reserved for hobby crafts. Did teens do thatJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part X”

Smells Like Teen Spirit Part IX

All right, one more of these living rooms. But somehow this setup reminds me of GTA Vice City. I mean, look at the 80’s furniture and beer cans. The final inhabitant really was a soft soul. Winnie the Pooh cards and a heart shaped toilet sign tell it all. This seems like a food relatedJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part IX”

Smells Like Teen Spirit Part VIII

Look, I know already, that beginning each post with a shot like this from the stairway doesn’t bring me any new fans. But it gives me structure, ok? Here’s something only Finns will understand. I bet the teachers told you not to rock on your chair. The funny thing was I couldn’t recall seeing aJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part VIII”

Smells Like Teen Spirit Part V

So this is what happens, when you smash the glass above the stove. Hopefully it will never happen to me when cooking something. Another note forbidding showers after 10pm. And somebody asking, is it a sin. This toilet has met its fate. So has this phone. Here the inhabitants had decorated the walls. And itJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part V”

Smells Like Teen Spirit Part IV

As you can see from the gap, it was completely light outside – and very dark inside. What? Windows that are still intact? What is this? Oh dear! The vandals have really failed here. Oh no, they haven’t. These vandals just practiced for a career in mining industry. This kitchen had several holes dug inJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part IV”

Smells Like Teen Spirit Part III

What I really adore about old buildings is their stairways. They have a central role and usually had big windows and nice details. Up we go, then. As I said in my previous post, this place was full of instructions. Here it says that use of elevator is only allowed given permission by staff. TheJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part III”

Smells Like Teen Spirit Part II

Hello, and let me once again wish you my warmest welcome to the abandoned vocational school dormitory covered in snow. This view is directly from the entrance located in the part between the old and new sides of the building. First up there was a cozy common room for the inhabitants. It featured lots ofJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part II”

Smells Like Teen Spirit Part I

On the edge of the city center in Oulu stood a large house with boarded windows. The older part was built in the early 1950’s and was designed by the first city architect Martti Heikura. An annex was added in 1973. The place was the student dormitory of a vocational school located nearby. Or actuallyJatka lukemista ”Smells Like Teen Spirit Part I”

A Taste of Education

In the 1950’s a workers’ institute was founded in a small village. The main aim of it was to provide education to trade union actives and to weaken the strong pro-communist opinions in the area back then. The institute received funding from the USA. It has been rumoured, that even the CIA was involved, butJatka lukemista ”A Taste of Education”