Baker House, MIT campus

Alvar Aalto
1947-48




The Charles River side of this undulating dormitory--a wide "W" on the river side with one extended leg

Details of the river side

In contrast to the minimalist architecture of many college dormitories, the campus side of Baker House is filled with expressionistic surprises.




Details of the campus side

Walkway toward an entrance and details of the intimate entranceway




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