• Exhibition

Sata lasissa -glass design exhibition

  • Industrial design and products
When
Sep 7, Thu 24h
Sep 8, Fri 24h
Sep 9, Sat 24h
Sep 10, Sun 24h
Sep 11, Mon 24h
Sep 12, Tue 24h
Sep 13, Wed 24h
Sep 14, Thu 24h
Sep 15, Fri 24h
Sep 16, Sat 24h
Sep 17, Sun 24h
Event type
Free Admission
Accessibility for all
Yes

The Sata lasissa -glass design exhibition is a joint tribute by Finnish designer Mikko Paakkanen and Iittala glassmasters to Finnish glass design. Stunning, unique pieces of glass design are on display from 7th of September to 30th of September, 2017 at Clarion Hotel Helsinki and Clarion Hotel Helsinki Airport.

The participants of the exhibition are designer Mikko Paakkanen and Iittala glassmasters’ Ossi Linna, Arto Viikki and Tero Välimaa.

Mikko Paakkanen´s quote of the project: “With the masters we got the idea of making a common glass exhibition about a year ago. The fruitful cooperation with the same masters for eight years allows the development of new techniques and the emergence of completely new types of glass art. We share the common passion for experimenting and into glass as a material. Glass blowers are artisans working under harsh conditions, with whom I have found a common intent, which inspires both parties. Finland is internationally renowned for its high quality glasswork and proudly we want to be part of continuing this tradition in Finland’s year of celebration.”

The Clarion Hotel is the main co-operating partner of the Helsinki Design Week in 2017. Clarion Hotel Helsinki is exhibiting four different installations during the Design week, which also serves as a venue for many events. On 7th of September, 2017 will also open the exhibition of Kalevala Koru, Secto Design and HejHylje at the hotel. Free admission.

Get together with design! Welcome to Clarion Hotels!


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