Home | More about Alvar Aalto | Gallery of his furniture | Link to Alvar Aalto Foundation | Artek | info-finlande.fr

 

Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto (1898-1976)
Born in Kuortane, Finland, Alvar Aalto studied architecture at the Technical University of Helsinki from 1916 to 1921. Initially worked as an exhibition designer and later turned to architecture and furniture design in 1923 and 1925 respectively.