Alvar Aalto - A gentler Structure for Life presents some of Alvar Aalto’s most magnificent buildings from different decades in the form of beautiful, captivating photographs. The book contains pictures of Paimio Sanatorium, Vyborg Library, Finlandia Hall and 20 other remarkable projects ranging from private homes to public buildings. In addition to pictures, the book contains a written article not only about said buildings but also the life and works of Alvar Aalto, complemented by comments from Aalto’s contemporaries and Aalto’s own texts.
Author: Markku Lahti Photographer: Maija Holma Language: English, Italian, Germany, Finnish Publication year: 2008 Edition: 3. Binding: Hardcover Pages: 175 Size: 33 x 24 cm ISBN: 978-951-682-475-1
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