Eliel Saarinen is known for his public works, like the Helsinki railway station and the Finnish Pavillion but the houses he designed for himself and others are some of his best work. His son, Eero is also considered a famous architect and together the father-son duo designed some incredible houses.
Not only are the outside of his design amazing but the interior of each house is beautiful. It is easy to see Saarinen’s love of art through the decor of each home. His designed ranged from the rustic, ornamental style of his early Finnish homes to the mid-century modernist when he began working with Eero. Saarinen’s personality and love for family shine through his designs.