Pirkka Group by Imari Tapiovaara, in production by Artek (1955)


This is one of Ilmari Tapiovaara’s major works designed in 1955. It is made of hardwood and assembled without any accessories like screws and nails. On Artek’s 75th anniversary in 2010, the Finnish manufacturer extended its collection with another range of Finnish classics – those by Ilmari Tapiovaara, a great …

This is one of Ilmari Tapiovaara’s major works designed in 1955. It is made of hardwood and assembled without any accessories like screws and nails. On Artek’s 75th anniversary in 2010, the Finnish manufacturer extended its collection with another range of Finnish classics – those by Ilmari Tapiovaara, a great admirer of Alvar Aalto. Artek acquired the entire share capital of Aero Design Furniture, the company which produced the Tapiovaara pieces.

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