Alvar Aalto

Alvar Aalto

was a Finnish architect and designer. His work includes architecture, furniture, textiles and glassware.
Human life is a combination of tragedy and comedy. The shapes and designs that surround us are the music accompanying this tragedy and this comedy.More Alvar Aalto quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The very essence of architecture consists of a variety and development reminiscent of natural organic life. This is the only true style in architectureMore Alvar Aalto quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The most difficult problems are naturally not involved in the search for forms for contemporary life. It is a question of working our way to forms behind which real human values lie.More Alvar Aalto quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We should work for simple, good, undecorated things, but things which are in harmony with the human being and organically suited to the little man in the street.More Alvar Aalto quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Architecture belongs to culture, not to civilization.More Alvar Aalto quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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