Iconic Atelier – Anna-Kaisa Huusko & Niclas Mäkelä
Texts: Anna-Kaisa Huusko
Photography: Niclas Mäkelä
Editing: Elina Lähteenmäki
Translation: Rebecca Watson
Layout design: Marja Wickman
Step inside the homes of renowned Finnish designers, architects and artists, as Iconic Atelier flings open the doors to ten remarkable 20th-century buildings across Finland. Delve into the private residences of for instance Vuokko and Antti Nurmesniemi, Laila Pullinen, Reidar Särestöniemi, Alvar and Elissa Aalto, Yrjö and Irmeli Kukkapuro and Björn Weckström.
What types of spaces inspire fresh ideas? How does creative work shape the design and décor, leaving behind traditional norms? Join journalist Anna-Kaisa Huusko and photographer Niclas Mäkelä on a journey to explore distinctive homes, summer retreats and studio spaces that merge artistic expression and everyday life in unique ways.