Alvar Aalto

Alvar Aalto

was a Finnish architect and designer. His work includes architecture, furniture, textiles and glassware.
Just as it takes time for a speck of fish spawn to develop into a fully grown fish, so, too, we need time for everything that develops and crystallizes in the world of ideas. Architecture demands more of this time than other creative work.More Alvar Aalto quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
God created paper for the purpose of drawing architecture on it. Everything else is at least for me an abuse of paper.More Alvar Aalto quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The tubular steel chair is surely rational from technical and constructive points of view. It is light, suitable for mass production, and so on. But steel and chromium surfaces are not satisfactory from the human point of view.More Alvar Aalto quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
True architecture exists only where man stands in the center.More 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]

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