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In Stockholm, “Encounters With Aalto”

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, News + Events + Contests

7_140315_Jacksons_Alto_12_SCREEN_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q80-1The Stockholm gallery Jacksons, which specializes in 20th Century Scandinavian design, is currently featuring a mouth-watering exhibition at its Berlin branch, featuring the furniture designs of Alvar Aalto. Encounters With Aalto, a collaboration with Artek, focuses on wood masterworks from the gallery’s own collection of rare and original furniture by the Finnish great, placed alongside vintage designs still in production by Artekincluding timeless wonders A110 Pendant Lamp and Screen 100. Finnish artist Ola Kolehmainen injects a contemporary Nordic touch into the exhibit with a suite of photographic compositions featuring imagery directly inspired by Aalto’s work. Encounters With Aalto will be on view at Jacksons in Berlin through April 26th.4_140315_Jacksons_Alto_08_SCREEN_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q802_140315_Jacksons_Alto_05_SCREEN_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q803_140315_Jacksons_Alto_07_SCREEN_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q806_140315_Jacksons_Alto_10_SCREEN_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q805_140315_Jacksons_Alto_09_SCREEN_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q802_140315_Jacksons_Alto_05_SCREEN_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q80-18_140315_Jacksons_Alto_13_SCREEN_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q801_140315_Jacksons_Alto_01_SCREEN_2_jpg_1024x700_crop_detail_upscale_q80-1

Images: Jacksons

5 Comments to "In Stockholm, “Encounters With Aalto”"

  1. thank you for your nice write up – note the exhibition is on view in BERLIN

    • Thank you for the correction, Carina. We’ve updated the article with the correct information ;)

  2. Love Vintage Modern, especially Scandinavian Modern.

  3. Woooow this is a really awesome collection. I will share on my facebook wall.Thanks

  4. Pingback: designer: alvar aalto | darkroom bright

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