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The home of artist Viljo Syrjämä - lobby
Finland

Under the trees lies the beautiful home of artist Viljo Syrjämä. The artist designed and built his house himself. Even the bricks in the wall are self-made. The only bought piece of furniture is the piano. The model and the idea for the building came from a photograph presenting the Byzantine covenant San Marco in Florence. The Byzantine style can be seen in the cupolas, vaults and golden-based mosaics of the building. The works of artist Syrjämä remind many of us of the pieces by Akseli Gallen-Kallela.

source: http://www.loimaanseutu.fi/Default.aspx?id=355277

More info (finnish) http://www.oripaa.fi/?id=394B1662-018046E997CF-D7C5AD85764A

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Copyright: Panoraamakuvat.Fi / Juha Pesonen
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Uploaded: 22/02/2010
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