Helsinki: Pioneers of Modernism

By: Jonathan Moorhouse

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Famous for modern architecture, Finland drew inspiration from its pioneers of modernism 1930–55. Particularly in Helsinki these masterpieces articulated a youthful and vigorous city, complementing the archipelago’s historic centre. Finland sprang to the world’s attention in art and design. In the figure of Alvar Aalto and other dynamic architects, the nation was seen as an international leader for modern architecture. Spurred by the Olympic Games in 1952, architectural competitions, international fairs and travel, Helsinki’s iconic buildings are a joy to discover either on foot or by tram. Printed Pages: 151.

Title: Helsinki: Pioneers of Modernism

Author Name: Jonathan Moorhouse

Categories: India, General,

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2010

ISBN: 9522221562

ISBN 13: 9789522221568

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 114197

Keywords: Helsinki: Pioneers of Modernism Jonathan Moorhouse