Alvar Aalto What & When is a handy reference book that covers the long and prolific career of architect Alvar Aalto (1898–1976). The book presents both implemented and unimplemented designs in chronological order and alphabetical order according to locality. The richly illustrated book also contains detailed biographical information about Aalto, his complete CV, and some examples of his writings and speeches.
Alvar Aalto What & When has been edited by Arne Hästesko, longtime curator at the Alvar Aalto Museum. It is an indispensable companion to Aalto’s architecture for both researchers and everyone interested.
The book has also been published as an e-book version which is available on the Rakennuskirja Publishing website.