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I will buy others in this When they call this book basic they will buy others in this When they call this book basic they it There is nothing deep or philosophical contained within these pages Instead this is an overview of the main works that Aalto produced during his career Projects range from his Savoy vases to entire buildings This is a ood starting point for anyone who is interested in learning about Aalto s work and nice to have as a basic reference For the price this little book can t be beat. Alvar Aalto 1898–1976 made a uniue modernist mark Influenced by both the landscape and the political independence of his native Finland he designed warm curving compassionate buildings wholly set apart from the slick mechanistic eometric designs that characterized much contemporary European practiceWhether a church a villa a sauna or a public library Aalto’s organic structures tended to replace plaster and steel with brick and wood often incorporating undulating wave like forms which steel with brick and wood often incorporating undulating wave like forms which also appear in his chair lassware and. .
Inexpensive introduction to Aalto
work and it is inexpensivebut the writing is just dry You really nothing from the articles about the buildingsbut it from the articles about the buildingsbut it a nice intro to the architect s life and it does showcase a few of his best worksalbeit in a dry mannerIf you aren t reallys work and it is inexpensivebut the writing is just dry You really
interested in his work this is perfect for youBut if you want a decent look into some of hisin his work this is perfect for youBut if you want a decent look into some of his and materials and philosophy then your oing to have to splurge a littleB Great value overview of major work Fast delivery with prime but cover was ripped. EsBorn back in 1985 the Basic Art Series has evolved into the best selling art book collection ever published Each book in TASCHEN’s Basic Architecture series featuresan introduction to the life and work of the architectthe major works in chronological orderinformation about the clients architectural preconditions as well as construction problems and resolutionsa list of all the selected works and a map indicating the locations of the best and most famous buildingsapproximately 120 illustrations photographs sketches drafts and plan. ,
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Very ood overview of "His Work Supported By "work supported by photographs Very ood overview of his work supported by excellant photographs Very pleased I wanted a book which showed photos and diagrams of Aalto s reatest houses and buildingsThis book was just what I was looking for I don t want a book with long dissertations about his life and work Look elsewhere for that I like this little book a lot It s is colorful and inexpensive I recommend it I love Aalto s work but this book was just dryI ive it 35 only because it s meant to be an. Lamp designs An adherent to detail Aalto insisted upon the humanity of his work stating “Modern architecture does not mean using immature new materials; the main thing is to work with materials towards a human line”Many of Aalto’s public buildings such as Säynätsalo Town Hall the lecture theatre at otaniemi technical university the lecture theatre at Otaniemi Technical University the National Pensions Institute and the Helsinki House of Culture may be seen "as psychological as well as physical landmarks in the rebuilding of " psychological as well as physical landmarks in the rebuilding of after the ravages of warAbout the seri. ,