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Alvar AALTO

1898  born in Kuortane / Finland
1916-21 studies architecture at the Helsinki University
            (today: Aalto University)
1923  opens first architectural office in Jyväskylä
1928  meets Le Corbusier, Fernand Léger,
Walter Gropius
1940  professor for architecture at Massachusetts
         Institut of Technology in Cambridge / USA
1969  receives the Prussian Pour le
Mérite Medal
         s.a. Hermann Ende, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe,
         Norman Foster, Tange Kenzô and Henry Moore
1976
  died in Helsinki


» Apartment Building Hansaviertel - Berlin 1957
» Heilig-Geist-Kirche - Wolfsburg 1959
» Opernhaus - Essen 1959 / 1988
» Stephanuskirche - Wolfsburg 1968

APARTMENT BUILDING HANSAVIERTEL
International Building Exhibition / Internationale Bauausstellung IBA
urban renewal project
Berlin-Hansaviertel / Germany 1957


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Apartment Building Hansaviertel - Berlin / Germany 1957
modern architecture
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Apartment Building Hansaviertel - IBA / Ausstellung Interbau Berlin  (2)
modern architecture