Meaning of Aalto, Alvar in English:

Aalto, Alvar

Pronunciation /ˈɑːltəʊ/

proper noun

  • (1898–1976), Finnish architect and designer; full name Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto. He often used materials such as brick, copper, and timber in his building designs to blend with the landscape. As a designer he is known as the inventor of bent plywood furniture.