Finnish Design

Aarikka

A family run company, Aarikka was founded in 1954 by Kaija Aarikka and her husband, Erkki Ruokonen. The idea for the company came out of…


Artek

Artek was founded in 1935 by four young idealists: Alvar and Aino Aalto, Maire Gullichsen and Nils-Gustav Hahl. The business idea of the company was…


Alvar Aalto Museum

Located on a slope leading down towards Lake Jyväsjärvi,  the Alvar Aalto Museum serves as a showcase of Alvar Aalto works, an information center, organizes…


Videos

Magisso Kitchen Cloth Holder A high profile innovation that solves the problem of where to store your kitchen cloth. Magisso Cake Server With Magisso cake…



Marimekko Factory

Marimekko’s own production has always been a central aspect of creating and developing design. Through its own production, the company maintains a good feel for…



Arabia Center

The Arabia Center is the home to the Iittala Arabia porcelain production and is located in the beautifully restored Arabia Factory building just north of…