book – finnish design

 

Saarinen Houses - featured image

They are architecture’s most famous father-son duo: Eero, the younger Saarinen, designer of such masterpieces as the TWA Terminal Building at Kennedy Airport, and his father Eliel, celebrated for triumphs such as the art nouveau railway station in Helsinki. Lesser known, but no less impressive, are their houses, which, regardless of style, share a belief in architecture as a total work of art.Read More →

Finnish Design - featured image

Marimekko, Ittala, and moreโ€”Finland established itself as a world leader in design in the late 19th century and continues to influence designers today. The countryโ€™s flourishing design culture has played an integral part in the nationโ€™s economy and international identity.Read More →

Alvar Aalto Houses featured image

Alvar Aalto (1898-1976), a Finnish architect and builder, designed nearly one hundred single-family houses overRead More →