22 November 2022

14:00 – 17:00 French time

On the occasion of Elissa Aalto’s centenary, Association Alvar Aalto en France and the Finnish Embassy organized a seminar in the Maison Louis Carré.


Christine Desmoulins, Journalist and Architecture Historian

Lina Ghotmeh, Architect

Mia Hipeli, Chief Curator at the Alvar Aalto Foundation

Sirkkaliisa Jetsonen, Senior Architect at the Finnish Heritage Agency

Ásdís Ólafsdóttir, Director of Maison Louis Carré


Stéphanie Quantin-Biancalani, Conservateur of the Modern and Contemporary Architecture, Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine

The presentations and discussions took place in English. The event was streamed online and a recording will be published afterwards.

Online registration