Tag: Alvar Aalto
The first exhibition ever to examine Artek in the United States, Artek and the Aaltos: Creating a Modern World is currently on display at the Bard Graduate Center Gallery in New York. Curated by Director Nina Stritzler-Levine, and Juhani Pallasmaa, a prolific writer on modern and contemporary art and architecture, the exhibit takes a close look at the Finnish Design company with special emphasis on its married co-founders Alvar Aalto (1898–1976) and Aino Marsio-Aalto (1894–1949).
Whether we’re looking for something to hold flowers, plants, or simply fruits and veggies, containers and vases are a great accent to have on hand when these items come into your home. Whether for use on special occasions or for every day, here are some of our favorite modern vases and containers that will easily brighten your day when you need a pick-me-up: