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Design by Alvar and Aino Aalto.

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TABLE LAMP A Alvar Aalto. This lamp was shown at the Minimum Apartment exhibition in Helsinki in 1930 as a desk lamp for the home. It was also chosen as one of the doctors’ desk lamps for Paimio Sanatorium. Desk Lamp, Table Lamp, Alvar Aalto, Task Lighting, Desk Light, Helsinki, Lamp Design, Doctors, Lamps

Table lamp A 702 - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

This lamp was shown at the Minimum Apartment exhibition in Helsinki in 1930 as a desk lamp for the home. It was also chosen as one of the doctors’ desk lamps for Paimio Sanatorium. The lamp’s flexible stem and the front part carrying the shade give the user the chance to adjust the angle of the light.

TABLE LAMP A Alvar Aalto. This lamp was shown at the Minimum Apartment exhibition in Helsinki in 1930 as a desk lamp for the home. It was also chosen as one of the doctors’ desk lamps for Paimio Sanatorium. Desk Lamp, Table Lamp, Alvar Aalto, Lamp Design, Industrial Design, Foundation, Helsinki, Lights, Doctors

Table lamp A 702 - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

This lamp was shown at the Minimum Apartment exhibition in Helsinki in 1930 as a desk lamp for the home. It was also chosen as one of the doctors’ desk lamps for Paimio Sanatorium. The lamp’s flexible stem and the front part carrying the shade give the user the chance to adjust the angle of the light.

Sisustus ja Huonekalumessut (Interior design and furniture exhibition) were organized in Helsinki, September An upholstered version of this chair was shown at this particular exhibition. The chair was given its present-day, lighter look in year Chinese Architecture, Modern Architecture House, Futuristic Architecture, Modern Houses, Woven Dining Chairs, Outdoor Chairs, Outdoor Furniture, Furniture Styles, Furniture Design

Lounge chair - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

Sisustus ja Huonekalumessut (Interior design and furniture exhibition) were organized in Helsinki, September 11-19, 1937. An upholstered version of this chair was shown at this particular exhibition. The chair was given its present-day, lighter look in year 1947.

Sisustus ja Huonekalumessut (Interior design and furniture exhibition) were organized in Helsinki, September An upholstered version of this chair was shown at this particular exhibition. The chair was given its present-day, lighter look in year Outdoor Chairs, Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Decor, Alvar Aalto, Present Day, Industrial Design, Lounge, September 11, Helsinki

Lounge chair - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

Sisustus ja Huonekalumessut (Interior design and furniture exhibition) were organized in Helsinki, September 11-19, 1937. An upholstered version of this chair was shown at this particular exhibition. The chair was given its present-day, lighter look in year 1947.

The leg construction of the Y-leg stool is based on the earlier invention for bending solid wood by Aalto and Otto Korhonen, the L-leg. In the Y-leg, two slender L-legs were chamfered on opposite sides and glued together. Alvar Aalto, Bending, Inventions, Solid Wood, Stool, Construction, Legs, Design, Building

Y-leg - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

The leg construction of the Y-leg stool is based on the earlier invention for bending solid wood by Aalto and Otto Korhonen, the L-leg. In the Y-leg, two slender L-legs were chamfered on opposite sides and glued together.

The leg construction of the Y-leg stool is based on the earlier invention for bending solid wood by Aalto and Otto Korhonen, the L-leg. In the Y-leg, two slender L-legs were chamfered on opposite sides and glued together. Alvar Aalto, Bending, Inventions, Solid Wood, Stool, Construction, Legs, Design, Building

Y-leg - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

The leg construction of the Y-leg stool is based on the earlier invention for bending solid wood by Aalto and Otto Korhonen, the L-leg. In the Y-leg, two slender L-legs were chamfered on opposite sides and glued together.

ARMCHAIR 400  One of the characteristics of furniture designed by Alvar Aalto is its adaptability; many different chairs can be produced from one basic model. Different combinations of arms and legs, 'jouset' (springs) and 'kehät' (rings), have proved to be ideally suited to this kind of variation. Alvar Aalto, Floor Chair, Armchair, Furniture Design, Foundation, Arms, Chairs, Rings, Model

Armchair 400 - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

One of the characteristics of furniture designed by Alvar Aalto is its adaptability; many different chairs can be produced from one basic model. Different combinations of arms and legs, 'jouset' (springs) and 'kehät' (rings), have proved to be ideally suited to this kind of variation.

ARMCHAIR 400  One of the characteristics of furniture designed by Alvar Aalto is its adaptability; many different chairs can be produced from one basic model. Different combinations of arms and legs, 'jouset' (springs) and 'kehät' (rings), have proved to be ideally suited to this kind of variation. Chinese Architecture, Modern Architecture House, Futuristic Architecture, Modern Houses, Zaha Hadid Architects, Alvar Aalto, Industrial Design, Accent Chairs, Armchair

Armchair 400 - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

One of the characteristics of furniture designed by Alvar Aalto is its adaptability; many different chairs can be produced from one basic model. Different combinations of arms and legs, 'jouset' (springs) and 'kehät' (rings), have proved to be ideally suited to this kind of variation.

The motifs for all the light fittings in the theatre are derived from styles of the past. With their ample shapes, the lamps fit in well with the imaginative world of the theatre. The light fittings in the Jyväskylä Workers’ Club date from a time when lamps took shape on the architect's drawing board, but skilled hands were still needed to make them. Alvar Aalto, Architect Drawing, Auditorium, Light Fittings, Industrial Design, Chandelier, Ceiling Lights, Drawing Board, Lighting

Auditorium light fitting - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

The motifs for all the light fittings in the theatre are derived from styles of the past. With their ample shapes, the lamps fit in well with the imaginative world of the theatre. The light fittings in the Jyväskylä Workers’ Club date from a time when lamps took shape on the architect's drawing board, but skilled hands were still needed to make them.

The first chairs of this type were probably made in 1930 and shown at the Minimum Apartment exhibition in Helsinki. The Swiss furniture makers Wohnbedarf took the chair into production for the Continental European market in the early Furniture Makers, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, 1930s, Chairs, Type, Design, Home Decor, Decoration Home

Chair 23 - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

The first chairs of this type were probably made in 1930 and shown at the Minimum Apartment exhibition in Helsinki. The Swiss furniture makers Wohnbedarf took the chair into production for the Continental European market in the early 1930s.

The first chairs of this type were probably made in 1930 and shown at the Minimum Apartment exhibition in Helsinki. The Swiss furniture makers Wohnbedarf took the chair into production for the Continental European market in the early Alvar Aalto, Industrial Design, Furniture Makers, Helsinki, 1930s, Foundation, Chairs, Play, Type

Chair 23 - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

The first chairs of this type were probably made in 1930 and shown at the Minimum Apartment exhibition in Helsinki. The Swiss furniture makers Wohnbedarf took the chair into production for the Continental European market in the early 1930s.

H-jalka - Alvar Aalto Foundation Alvar Aalto, Industrial Furniture, Inventions, Design

H-jalka - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

Alvar Aallon viimeinen käyttöön otettu keksintö huonekaluteollisuuden alalla oli holkki- eli H-jalka. Metallista valmistetut, huonekalun jalkaan työnnetyt holkit ruuvattiin pöytälevyn alle.

Aalto designed yet another L-leg variation in the The ‘X-leg’ or the ‘fan leg’ is a combination of five, thin, interlinked L-legs. A new series of X-leg stools, tables and armchairs was launched in Chinese Architecture, Modern Architecture House, Futuristic Architecture, Modern Houses, Zaha Hadid Architects, Alvar Aalto, Hand Fan, Home Appliances, Legs

X-leg - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

Aalto designed yet another L-leg variation in the 1950s. The ‘X-leg’ or the ‘fan leg’ is a combination of five, thin, interlinked L-legs. A new series of X-leg stools, tables and armchairs was launched in 1954.

Aalto designed yet another L-leg variation in the The ‘X-leg’ or the ‘fan leg’ is a combination of five, thin, interlinked L-legs. A new series of X-leg stools, tables and armchairs was launched in Alvar Aalto, New Series, Armchairs, Stools, 1950s, Tables, Product Launch, Fan, Mesas

X-leg - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

Aalto designed yet another L-leg variation in the 1950s. The ‘X-leg’ or the ‘fan leg’ is a combination of five, thin, interlinked L-legs. A new series of X-leg stools, tables and armchairs was launched in 1954.

Aino and Alvar Aalto designed the Aalto Flower together. It is a set of four different, free-form dishes: a shallow dish, two bowls and a vase. Stacked together, they create a beautiful, sculpturesque glass flower. Art Of Glass, Alvar Aalto, Nordic Design, Shallow, Modern Classic, Design Art, Bowls, Diy Home Decor, Clay

Aalto Flower - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

Aino and Alvar Aalto designed the Aalto Flower together. It is a set of four different, free-form dishes: a shallow dish, two bowls and a vase. Stacked together, they create a beautiful, sculpturesque glass flower.

Aino and Alvar Aalto designed the Aalto Flower together. It is a set of four different, free-form dishes: a shallow dish, two bowls and a vase. Stacked together, they create a beautiful, sculpturesque glass flower. Absolut Vodka, Art Of Glass, Alvar Aalto, Nordic Design, Three Dimensional, Finland, Shot Glass, Nostalgia, Foundation

Aalto Flower - Alvar Aalto Foundation | Alvar Aalto -säätiö

Aino and Alvar Aalto designed the Aalto Flower together. It is a set of four different, free-form dishes: a shallow dish, two bowls and a vase. Stacked together, they create a beautiful, sculpturesque glass flower.