Alvar Aalto. Wall Relief for the Helsinki Pension Institute. 1953-57

Alvar Aalto

Wall Relief for the Helsinki Pension Institute


Bent laminated birch plywood and metal
51 1/2 x 8 x 5 1/2" (130.8 x 20.3 x 14 cm)
Gift of the Architecture & Design Purchase Fund and Michael Maharam
Object number
Architecture and Design
This work is not on view.
Alvar Aalto has 38 works  online.
There are 2,817 architecture works online.
There are 46 architectural fragments online.

If you would like to reproduce an image of a work of art in MoMA's collection, or an image of a MoMA publication or archival material (including installation views, checklists, and press releases), please contact Art Resource (publication in North America) or Scala Archives (publication in all other geographic locations).

If you would like to license audio or video footage produced by MoMA, please contact Scala Archives (all geographic locations) at

If you would like to reproduce text from a MoMA publication or, please email If you would like to publish text from MoMA's archival materials, please fill out this permission form and send to

This record is a work in progress. If you have additional information or spotted an error, please send feedback to