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1930s Architecture

1930’s decade Architecture built and unbuilt projects (1930 – 1939)

The Aalto House / Alvar Aalto
Residential

The Aalto House / Alvar Aalto

The Alvar Alto House in the district of Munkkiniemi was the building where the famed architect developped most of his life and career of the. The house now serves as a home museum. Alvar and Aino Aalto designed the house at Riihitie 20 as their home and architectural office in 1935-36.

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The Danteum / Giuseppe Terragni
Cultural Architecture

The Danteum / Giuseppe Terragni

The Danteum is an unbuilt monument proposed by a young scholar of Dante, approved by the Benito Mussolini’s Fascist government, designed by the modernist architect Giuseppe Terragni. Nowadays, just  some sketches on paper, scraps of an architectural model of the project and pieces of a project report (Relazione), written by Terragni remain.

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