Villa Mairea, designed by Alvar and Aino Aalto and completed in August 1939, is located in the area of Noormarkku Works. Aaltos designed this masterpiece as a home for their friends Maire and Harry Gullichsen. Harry Gullichsen was the CEO of the family company A. Ahlström Oy and Maire Gullichsen was a prominent patron of the arts and a collector, whose international art collection is placed in Villa Mairea.

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