The architect Aino Aalto (1894-1949) is the great unknown factor behind her internationally renowned husband Alvar Aalto. As a designer, Aino Aalto is primarily known for her work in glass. Her life’s work, however, ranged from architecture to photography and various areas of applied art and design. Presented and discussed in this book is a gifted and independent designer who was much more than her husband’s muse.
Preface: Heikki Alanen
Arne Heporauta: On Aino Marsio-Aalto
Mia Hipeli: Aino Marsio-Aalto, architect
Mia Hipeli: List of Works
Kaarina Mikonranta: Aino Marsio-Aalto – Interior and Furniture Designer
Marjaana Launonen: Aino Aalto as a Photographer
Renja Suominen-Kokkonen: The Silent Central Personage – the Architect Aino Marsio-Aalto