Maarja Nummert

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Schoolhouse in Uhtna.

Maarja Nummert (born 24 April 1944, near Antsla[1]) is an Estonian architect who has designed a number of school buildings.[2] She has received several awards for her work, sometimes using wood for village schools such as the one in Hageri where some of the rooms are circular providing a more attractive environment for the children.[3] She also designed the Salem Baptist Church in Tartu which is known for its fine acoustics.[4]


  1. ^ "Kalender". Sirp. Retrieved 21 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "Maarja Nummert", EAL: Eesti Arkitektidi Liit". (in Estonian) Retrieved 12 February 2012.
  3. ^ Pille Nagel, "Orgaanilised puidust külakoolid" (Village schools in organic wood), Puuinfo. (in Estonian) Retrieved 12 February 2012.
  4. ^ "Tartu Salemi kirik", Kultuuruaken Tartu. (in Estonian) Retrieved 12 February 2012.