In 1925, Aalto designed Casa Laurén for Hjalmar Laurén, office manager of Kymin Uittoyhtiö. When completed, the building contained two large apartments and two small ones, plus a space intended as a shop in the basement.

Designed in



Finland, Jyväskylä

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Casa Laurén during winter. Photo: Maija Holma, Alvar Aalto Museum

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Section and south facade. Drawing: Alvar Aalto Museum

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Street facade in its original form. Photo: Aino Aalto, Alvar Aalto Museum

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Street facade. Photo: Päijänne, Alvar Aalto Museum

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The altered street facade. Photo: Maija Holma, Alvar Aalto Museum

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Lobby. Drawing: Alvar Aalto Museum