Alvar Aalto

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Noun1.Alvar Aalto - Finnish architect and designer of furniture (1898-1976)Alvar Aalto - Finnish architect and designer of furniture (1898-1976)
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Arturo Luz's Homage to Aalto was also on display, a geometric and monumental tribute in wood to Finnish architect Alvar Aalto, a cube but more than cube, both light and heavy, with no two surfaces alike, and, parallel to Aalto's architectural sensibility, a sculptural deviation from modernist rigidity.
This Alvar Aalto vase is a design classic from Scandinavia - with a price tag to match (large versions sell for over PS100).
The Book House, which is designed by architect Alvar Aalto, has a gross leasable area of 8 861 square meters and the largest tenants are Bonnier Books (Academic Bookstore), HOK-Elanto (Stockmann Delicatessen), Isku Invest (Sisustusmaailma) and Technopolis (UMA Esplanadi).
and Tait Forman, entrepreneur and heir to Arclight Cinemas, the result is a space both theatrical and functional, taking its visual cues from black-and-white French New Wave film, 1900s Viennese Secessionist architecture, the Memphis Group's wavy shapes and colors, and Modernist Finnish designer Alvar Aalto.
Tender request for electricity: The city hall is designed by architect alvar aalto, Located in the seinjoki administrative and cultural center.
When coupled with the ergonomic designs of such innovators as Alvar Aalto (1898-1976); Charles (1907-1978) and Ray Eames (1912-1988) and Hans (1891-1955) and Florence Knoll (b.
When he was 17, he had attended a lecture by the architect Alvar Aalto, visiting Toronto from Helsinki.
The last exhibition in March 2014 was held in Lahti with abstract structures inspired for example by the facade openings of Lahti Church of Cross, (1969, 1975-78) designed by Alvar Aalto.
Conference Center, designed by renowned Finnish architect Alvar Aalto (1898-1976).
Una reflexion critica inusual, inteligente y poetica ha sido escrita a Anales de los anos cincuenta, poco despues de haber visitado la casa, por otro maestro de la arquitectura moderna, Alvar Aalto, quien humanizo y acerco a la naturaleza los principios de la modernidad.
One such sanatorium was the Paimio Sanatorium near Turku in Finland, designed by the Finnish architect Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) (3-5).