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REIMA & RAILI PIETILÄ Dipoli Conference Center Espoo. Finland 1966

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Alvar Aalto: Säynätsalo Town Hall, 1949-52, Jyväskylä, Finland. An important project that shows his mastery in complex volumetric composition as well as the use of materials.

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Finnish Pavilion at the 1939 World’s Fair (New York, USA: 1939) by Alvar Aalto It’s fitting that a man often called one of Finland’s greatest architects would cap his most successful decade of work with a structure that celebrated his country’s contributions to the world. Within the compact, four-story structure, photos of landscapes, people and products looked out over curvaceous, woo...

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Designer Yrjö Kukkapuro designed this studio for himself in 1969. The concrete shell standing on three support points was calculated by structural engineer Eero Paloheimo.

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