Eero Saarinen

Discover the iconic designs of Eero Saarinen, the legendary architect and designer. Explore his timeless creations and be inspired by his innovative use of materials and forms.
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Driven by a powerful spirit, Eero Saarinen was a renowned twenty-first-century architect and designer. He adopted a sculptural approach to conceptualize his works, carrying a deep investigation into Expressionism and Modernism. His experimentation with shapes, colors, and finishes allowed his work to enter a broad international panorama and outlined his artistic language. Among his most famous design creations, a significant part consists of the collection he conceived for the brand Knoll.

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Le Corbusier, Eero Saarinen Architecture, Parrish Art Museum, Twa Flight Center, Googie Architecture, Ramp Design, Flight Centre, Airport Design, Queens Ny

The exemplary career of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen demonstrates how talent can indeed run in the family. An individual who looked to the future, and often sky, with his bold visionary designs where both loved and loathed. On what would have been his birthday, we remember two iconic designs from this mid-20th-century master.

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sebastian letz
North Christian Church, Eero Saarinen & Associates - ATLAS OF PLACES Santiago, Santiago Calatrava, Eero Saarinen, Eero Saarinen Architecture, Urban Icon, Brutalism Architecture, Modern Church, Skyscraper Architecture, Modern Architects

Saarinen believed that modern churches had lost the monumentality of traditional cathedrals because expansions with Sunday schools, gymnasiums, and kitchens took away from the significance of the church itself. He wanted to design a building that returned to the model of a traditional church, while still using Modern architecture that served …

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ALBERTO ARMANDO GOMEZ
Terminal 5, Eero Saarinen, 1962 | New York Le Corbusier, Kenzo Tange, Saarinen Architecture, Eero Saarinen Architecture, Marin County Civic Center, Cast Iron Architecture, Sesto San Giovanni, Old Architecture, Dancing House

The world has changed quite a bit over the last 120 years. Even many buildings that were constructed only a century ago look vastly different than when they were first unveiled. But if you’re a 20th century architecture enthusiast, today is your lucky day, because below, we’ve gathered some of our favorite pics from the Old Architecture Facebook page.

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Tadeo VA
Dulles International Airport by Eero Saarinen & Associates (280AR) — Atlas of Places Eero Saarinen Architecture, Missing Childhood, Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport, Twa Terminal, Dulles International Airport, Arch Designs, End Of World, Airport Design

Known for his innovative, sculptural forms used throughout both architecture and furniture designs, Eero Saarinen includes these same curving and organic forms in the TWA Terminal as well as in the Dulles International Airport on the outskirts of Washington D.C. The growth in aviation at the end of World War II …

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Behzad Hassan

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