• FINNISH MODERNISM

    10 days ago - By Fused

    The father of Modernism, Finnish Architect Alvar Aalto, left a legacy of around 400 architectural projects in his home country, the highlights of which can be seen on a scenic excursion of southern Finland. As a designer, Aalto was innovative and radical. During the course of his lifetime, his Modernist style, constantly changed and evolved, culminating in experimentation with materials and variant styles. In later years he borrowed shapes, colours and textures from the Finnish landscape and believed that by embracing the natural world, it was possible to create a more humane society. His...
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