Villa Mairea is a villa, guest-house, and rural retreat designed and built by the Finnish modernist architect Alvar Aalto for Harry and Maire Gullichsen in Noormarkku, Finland. The building was constructed in
Alvar Aalto definitely influenced the trademark Ikea style. These bent plywood stools are something that we are very familiar with being the affordable and yet stylish option appearing in most college apartments.
Alvar Aalto, Paimio Armchair Frame in bent laminated beech with three solid wooden bars as stabilizers, seat in black lacquered molded plywood. For the this design was out there. Creator of modern contemporary style?
thedesignhoarder: “ post number twenty six - aalto vases Here is part of my iittala Aalto vase collection. I think I have another eight or more in my other home. The Aalto vase was originally designed.