Aulis Blomstedt, architect
28. 7. 1906 – 21. 12 1979
Blomstedt’s principal designs are the residential apartment blocks designed in Tapiola in the 1950s – 1960s, the atelier houses of Suomen taiteilijaseura in 1955 as well as the expansion of Helsingin Työväenopisto in 1959. He branched out from his portfolio of commercial and residential buildings to design some furniture and jewelry and also made graphic art. He was a leading educator and an erudite participant in the discussions in his field. Blomstedt held the professorship of architecture at Teknillinen korkeakoulu and an active contributor to professional publications.