Alvar Aalto, the Finnish architect and designer of the ubiquitous stool (that spawned a perhaps even more ubiquitous IKEA knockoff), was also the creator of a lovely, very modern and yet very cozy, home on the outskirts of Helsinki
The Aalto University Auditorium by Alvar Aalto, Espoo, Finland. Well, I'm Finnish and this is my architecture board, so it's pretty much compulsory.
Aalto Theater Opera House, Essen, Germany By Alvar Aalto
Finlandia Hall, architect: Alvar Aalto Helsinki
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