The Architecture Puzzler
Created by Dave Guadagni
Solution to Last Week's Puzzler
Architecture Puzzler #536
The famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto had only two projects built in the United States. One is the Mount Angel Abbey Library in Oregon. What is the other?
The only other Alvar Aalto building in the U.S. is the Baker Dormitory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects
Quizzical Pursuit is Copyright 2011, Dave Guadagni.
The central space of the Mount Angel Abbey Library is illuminated by a sweeping curve of skylights.
Photo: Howard Davis/ Artifice Images