The Aalto House

Sketch of the Studio Aalto. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

Scale model of the Studio. The curved courtyard façade follows the shape of the amphitheatre. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

Plan of the first floor. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

The courtyard amphitheatre serves as an auditorium, and the opposite wall as a projection screen, if necessary. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

The office’s architects in the drawing room in the 1950s. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

The Studio meeting room after restoration in 2005. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

The Studio after restoration in 2005. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

Alvar and Elissa Aalto at the Studio’s conference table in the 1950s. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

Dining room for the staff, the Taverna. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963

Sketch of the Studio Aalto. Studio Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Finland, 1954-1955, 1962-1963