Sokos Hotel Presidentti facade lighting

The image of Original Sokos Hotel Presidentti was renewed and brought to life in the cityscape of Helsinki with the new facade lighting. In addition with the everyday appearance, liveliness was added with seasonal and holiday appearances. VALOA was in charge of the design and implementation was carried out by Audico Systems.



  • Type Facade lighting
  • Location Helsinki
  • Completion year 2019
  • Customer Sokotel
  • Lighting Suppliers Audico Systems

The complete renovation of the visible, traditional, and monumental building is a large investment in the brand message which is also renewed in the cityscape with the new façade lighting.


“Sokos Hotel Presidentti is part of one national landscape in the same view as the Parliament house. This has been taken into account, the everyday look does not scream, but whispers with small nuances.” – Paulina Blomström, lighting designer