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The conference will offer perspectives on the work of Alvar Aalto and Aino Marsio-Aalto. Conference language is Finnish and it is organized by Ateneum Art Museum in cooperation with Alvar Aalto Foundation.


12:00 Director of the Alvar Aalto Foundation, Tommi LindhAino and Alvar Aalto’s joint architect’s office, active from 1924 to 1949.

12:45 Acting professor of art history at the University of Helsinki, Renja Suominen-KokkonenAino Marsio-Aalto: architecture, furniture, applied art.

13:30 Break

13:45 Chief curator Katariina Pakoma, Alvar Aalto Museum: A children’s house by Aino Aalto as a pioneering design for modern kindergartens.

14:30–15:00 Panel discussion

Event info

Saturday 9.9.2017 12.00-15.00
Ateneum Art Museum Helsinki
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