Profiles: Pioneering Women Architects from Finland (Museum of Finnish Architecture & Architecta, 1983) is an exhibition book on trailblazing Finnish female architects. Contributions by Ulla Markelin, Marja Nuuttila-Helenius, Riitta Nikula, Riitta Jallinoja, Marja Nuuttila-Helenius, Pirkko Ilonen, Eva Packalén, Marjukka Tyynilä, Kaisa Vepsäläinen, and Anja Wahlberg. The book discusses women’s possibilities to receive architectural education and presents both historical and modern architects such as Wivi Lönn, Aino Marsio-Aalto, or Martta Martikainen-Ypyä.
The text is in Finnish and English. The book is richly illustrated with portraits, project photos and architectural drawings.
Our copy in stock is in good condition. There is only some slight shelf wear and edge wear on the covers. There is an inscription on the first flyleaf.