Architect Elissa Aalto’s Centenary Exhibition Opens in Finland


Elissa Aalto in Lappia Hall construction site. Image Courtesy of ©  Alvar Aalto Foundation

Elissa Aalto in Lappia Hall construction site. Image Courtesy of © Alvar Aalto Foundation

To commemorate the centenary of Elissa Aalto (1922-2022), the Alvar Aalto Foundation brought into tour an exhibition showcasing the life’s work of this talented and influential Finnish architect and designer. From September to November 23, 2022, the exhibition sheds light on her public and private role in the everyday life of Alvar Aalto’s architect’s office alongside her famous architect husband. The tour will take place in the Cities of Rovaniemi, Alajärvi, and Tammisaari, home to many buildings designed by the legendary Finnish architect couple.

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