Friday, November 21, 2008
one of several images from the 21 November 2008 issue of eye candy...
Säynätsalo Town Hall - Alvar Aalto
On the north, south and east sides of the building there is a series of vertical grooves that look like decoration, but are not. The colour of the walls of the unheated attic varies with the humidity and in wintertime, the grooving prevents a frost line from forming.