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Alvar Aalto House #lifeproofgreen In 1934, Aino and Alvar Aalto acquired a site in almost completely untouched surroundings at Riihitie in Helsinki's Munkkiniemi. They started designing their own house which was completed in August 1936. The house was designed as both a family home and an office and these two functions can clearly be seen from the outside.
In 1935, he founded the Finnish Company, Artek to manufacture his designs. Artek stays faithful to Aaltos craftsmanship and use of high quality materials.
THE WOOD COLLECTOR | Tea trolley, designed by Alvar Aalto for Artek, Finland. 1930's.
ALVAR AALTO, flexible pine wood screen, model nr.100. Early version, originally designed 1935-1936 and produced by Artek Oy, Finland, company which was co-owned by Aalto.
ALVAR AALTO | Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto (Kuortane, 3 de fevereiro, 1898 — Helsinque, 11 de maio, 1976) foi um arquitecto finlandês cuja obra é considerada exemplar da vertente orgânica da arquitetura moderna da primeira metade do século XX.