Highway tunnel General Art Plan, Tampere

The Tampere Rantatunneli tunnel is approximately 2.3 kilometers long. It runs past the city centre and under the Tammerkoski rapids. Construction project includes two major interchanges. Construction work started 2013 and the tunnel will be completed in 2017.
The art plan defines places for art in the tunnel and on it’s surroundings. The goal is to make better cityscape and improve driving experience.
The Art Plan recommends art for noise protection walls, in to the tunnel itself and ventilation pipes. Ventilation pipe’s art is chosen in competition organized by Tampere Art Museum.

The Art Plan (in Finnish)