• Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Ceiling detail of the fluidity of this portion of Aalto's designs.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Exterior with entrance to the left.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Detail of Aalto's attention even to the door handles.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Close-up of church pews.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      The exterior of the church is captive to Aalto's vision for the interior.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      The best exterior view of the church and bell tower.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Moveable walls to separate the church rooms.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Fenestration for the "third" church room.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Liturgical center with pulpit, table and font.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      More familiarly known as the Church of the Three Crosses. Alvar Aalto built a stunning bell tower.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Church room with interior center offering a sweep across the main church room from side fenestration and organ to the liturgical center.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      View of organ.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      The church is really composed of a series of three totally interconnected rooms which can be used for church festival days and can be entirely separated from the church room for civic occasions and/or to reduce the size ...
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Close-up of baptismal font with altar rails and altar.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Communion table with three crosses.
    • Vuoksenniska Church (Church of the Three Crosses) 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1998-08-17)
      Close-up of pulpit ornamented only by the antependia.