Grant Hildebrand

Grant Hildebrand taught architecture at the University of Washington for many years and is the author of numerous books about Northwest architecture.

The Aalto Effect on Northwest Architecture

The household names in twentieth-century architecture are Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959), Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, “Mies,” (1888-1969), and Le Corbusier (1887-1965). Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) is less well known, but I am increasingly drawn to his work.