Alvar Aalto HousesPaperback - 2012
During the course of a career spanning more than fifty years, Finnish architect and designer Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) designed nearly one hundred single-family houses. Aalto, also known for his furniture and glassware, worked in a distinctive style that blended modernism and traditional vernacular architecture. Now available in paperback,Alvar Aalto Houses presents twenty-six of Aalto's innovative residences-from small summer homes and postwar standardized housing to large housing complexes for industrial commissions-built between the 1920s and the 1960s.
Publisher: New York : Princeton Architectural Press, 2012.
Edition: 1st pbk. ed.
Characteristics: 224 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.