STOOL E60 | Alvar Aalto and Otto Korhonen (1933) | posted by barchitects in 2013 - 80th anniversary
ALVAR AALTO, flexible pine wood screen, model nr.100. Early version, originally designed 1935-1936 and produced by Artek Oy, Finland, company which was co-owned by Aalto.
Villa Mairea 1938-39. Photo (c) Alvar Aalto Museum / Maija Holma
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!
Paimio "Armchair 41" Chair by Alvar Aalto, 1932. Frame in bent laminated beech with three solid wooden bars as stabilizers, seat in black lacquered molded plywood
Villa Mairea, by Alvar Aalto, 1937-1939, Noormarkku, Finland. Interior view from the living room towards the main staircase.
In 1935, he founded the Finnish Company, Artek to manufacture his designs. Artek stays faithful to Aaltos craftsmanship and use of high quality materials.
THE WOOD COLLECTOR | Tea trolley, designed by Alvar Aalto for Artek, Finland. 1930's.
paimio - sanatorium of Alvar Aalto by Doctor Casino, via Flickr