Tag: Finland

Bathmat (c.1950s)

Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) Bathmat (Furnishing Fabric) c.1950s Linen, cotton, and rayon, plain weave; double cloth, 276.6 × 56 cm Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago

31 Armchair (1931-1932)

Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) 31 Armchair 1931–1932 Laminated and painted birch plywood and bentwood Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Aalto created this lightweight, economical, and comfortable chair by suspending a scrolled seating panel between two U-shaped wood frames. It is built…

Paimio Sanatorium

Paimio Sanatorium Architect: Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) Completed: 1932 Location: Alvar Aallontie 275, 21540 Paimio, Finland Website: https://www.paimiosanatorium.fi/ Entrance: Interior: Details: Design: See also: • Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) | Hospitals | Paimio (Finland)

Vase (1936)

Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) Vase 1936 Mold-blown glass, 29.2 x 31.1 x 28.6 cm Museum of Modern Art, New York