In 1935, he founded the Finnish Company, Artek to manufacture his designs. Artek stays faithful to Aaltos craftsmanship and use of high quality materials.
Alvar Aalto Shelves
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Alvar Aalto's Savoy vase... imagine the beautiful arrangement you could have in this. Also, my imagination is now running wild with table-long wavy glass vases!
Summer House by Alvar Aalto, 1953 - Simple material used in different techniques creating shadow and texture on a plane surface.
20 Alvar Aalto's Projects
Alvar Aalto | National Pensions Institute | Helsinki
ALVAR AALTO Cantilevered chaise longue, model no. 43, circa 1937. Laminated-birch plywood, birch, fabric. 77.5 x 62 x 164 cm Manufactured by Oy Huonekalu- ja Rakennustyötehdas Ab, Turku, for Artek, Finland.
Tank chair designed by Alvar Aalto for Artek, Finland. 1930’s. | Modernity