Dimensions: 14.25" x 7" ; Material: mouth-blown glass; Origin: Finland; Handwash only;
Drawing inspiration from the beauty of the natural world, the undulating shape of each Aalto piece alludes to the untamed shorelines of Finlands thousands of lakes. The fluid aesthetic reaffirms the deep connection between man and nature while making a statement against the failure of industrial production to meet universal human needs. His complete collection includes his legendary vases, coordinating bowls, platters and more, all infused with a range of iconic colors. Revered as one of the greatest names in modern architecture and design, Alvar Aalto redefined Scandinavian design in 1937 when he presented his vase collection at the Paris World Exhibition. During his celebrated career, Aalto designed a diverse range of buildings worldwide, such as concert halls, libraries, hospitals, museums and private homes, including the Villa Mairea.