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By Alvar Aalto, Karl Fleig

ISBN-10: 3038216550

ISBN-13: 9783038216551

It's an grand monograph at the nice Finnish architect.

This three-volume set chronicles the whole works of the Finnish grasp Alvar Aalto.
Aalto's designs encompassed the fields of portray, structure, sculpture, and furnishings, and are one of the most attractive and unique of contemporary occasions.

His blend of an curiosity in average, natural shapes with the modernist mandates of shape and light-weight in its purest elements makes him one of many said masters of contemporary structure, in addition to Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright. Ada Louise Huxtable writes of Aalto, "his deceptively uncomplicated type is a worldly synthesis, a reconciliation of the huge and the preferred, of the final and the actual, of the true and the mythic, of nature and art."

This publication is one in all cornerstones of any critical architectural library.

Volume 1: 1922-1962
276 pages with 283 pictures, eighty five plans and eighty four sketches. Edited via Karl Fleig. Texts in German, French and English. dimension 28 x 22,7 cm, textile bind- ing

Volume 2: 1963-1970
248 pages with 317 photos and 157 plans and sketches, a few in shades. Index of works 1918-1971 . Edited through Karl Fleig. Texts in German, French and English . measurement 28 x 22,7 cm , fabric bind- ing

Volume three: initiatives and ultimate Buildings
240 pages with greater than 450 plans, a few in col- ours, drawings, sketches and pictures. Index of works till 1976. Edited by way of Elissa Aalto and Karl Fleig. Texts in German, French and English. dimension 28 x 22,7 cm , fabric binding

Edited by way of Karl Fleig. Texts in German and French, 256 pages, six hundred photos and plans, Pbk

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Baumaterialien: Skelett aus Stahlrohren, die mit Beton gefüllt sind. Außenwände in Backstein, weiß geschlämmt. Der Wohnungsteil des Hauses besteht aus Holzwänden; die Dächer sind nur leicht geneigt; die Terrasse im Obergeschoß dient als Dachgarten zwischen dem Wohnungs- und dem AtelierteiL 62 a a Helsinki Construction 1935/36 Conc;:ue l'origine comme maison particuliere avec un atelier, elle sert maintenant, apres Ia construction d'un nouvel atelier, uniquement d'appartement prive. Materiau x : Ossature en tubes d'acier remplis de beton.

Die höheren Angestellten, die Ärzte, aber auch das übrige Personal sind in Reihenhäusern, ebenfalls ohne Sicht auf das Sanatorium, untergebracht. 1•• prix Construction 1929-1933 Le sanatorium a ete construit avec Ia participation de 48 communes et de 4 villes. A l' epoque, c'etait le plus grand etablissement du genre. II se dresse sur des moraines, au milieu d'epaisses forets, loin des villages et des fermes. L'idee premiere consistait dans l'union parfaite des zones de repos et des zones de travail.

The Architect's House in Helsinki Design 1934 Built 1935/36 Originally planned as a private house and office, it now serves, after completion of the newly added office, only as residence and private studio of Aalte. Materials: Frame of tubular steel filled with concrete. Exterior walls of whitewashed brick. The living areas of the house have walls of wood, the roofs have only a very slight slope, the terrace on the upper Ievei serves as a roof garden between the dwelling area and the studio area .

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