Design

Finnish Design - a brief introduction

Finnish Design - a brief introduction

Finnish design is known for clean lines, practicality and timeless minimalism, although young designers can be surprisingly playful.

Enduring classics of Modernism

Enduring classics of Modernism

The earliest and still working companies in the field of the applied arts were the Arabia ceramics factory (founded in 1873), and Nuutajärvi glass factory (founded in 1794).

In 1928 Riihimäen Lasi organised a glass design competition.