Alvar Aalto: Das Gesamtwerk / L'oeuvre compléte / The by Alvar Aalto

By Alvar Aalto

This three-volume set chronicles the total works of the Finnish grasp Alvar Aalto.

Aalto's designs encompassed the fields of portray, structure, sculpture, and furnishings, and are the most appealing and unique of contemporary instances. His mix of an curiosity in normal, natural shapes with the modernist mandates of shape and light-weight in its purest facets makes him one of many stated masters of recent structure, besides Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright. Ada Louise Huxtable writes of Aalto, "his deceptively basic kind is a cosmopolitan synthesis, a reconciliation of the enormous and the preferred, of the overall and the actual, of the genuine and the mythic, of nature and art."

This ebook is one among cornerstones of any critical architectural library.

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On avait mis l'accent sur le caractere special de ces meubles, convenant a une bibliotheque populaire, tout en considerant l'interet qu'ils pouvaient presenter pour etre fabriques en serie pour d'autres destinations. Most of the design for furniture and utilitarian objects were executed in conjunction with an architectural project and with which they harmonized. The furniture for the library in Viipuri was exclusively of wood and formed a further development of the earlier attempt at the Paimio Sanatorium.

The senior personnel, including the doctors, are located in row houses having no view of the sanatorium. 31 Situationsplan 1 : 1500 1 Site plan A B C D E F Die Anlage ist in drei Teile gegliedert. Im Teil A befinden sich die Patientenzimmer und die Liegehallen. ) untergebracht sind. Im gleichen Teil befinden sich auch die Untersuchungs-, Therapie- und Operationsräume. Im Teil C befinden sich technische und wirtschaftliche Räume. 32 Palmio L'ensemble est forme de trois parties. En A se trouvent les chambres des malades et les galeries.

Der Eingang zum Zeitschriftenleseraum lag auf der Ostseite. Der ganze Bau war, mit Ausnahme der Eingangspartien, die aus Naturstein bestanden, weiß verputzt. 44 Concours 1927 a Viipuri (Viborg) Construction 1930-1935 1" prix a La bibliotheque se trouve Viipuri, ville qui comptait environ 90000 habitants l'epoque de Ia construction. L'edifice a ete detruit par Ia guerre russo-finlandaise et se trouve en ruines. Depuis Ia fin de Ia guerre, Viipuri est en dehors des limites du pays. La bibliotheque se situait dans un beau parc a cöte de Ia cathedrale.

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