'Finland Designs'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1837 DES/ICD/10/8/5/1
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 poster (double-sided)
  • Location
      Box 10-8
  • Digital Content

Scope and Content

Poster showing black, white and blue motif designed by Nurmesmiemi on recto, and various Finnish designed products in black and white on the verso. Organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Finnish Society of Crafts and Design the verso depicts products by the following designers:

Gunnel Nyman/ Nuutajarvi-Notsjo, Tapio Wirkkala/Wirkkala Design, Alvar Aalto/Artek, Tapio Wirkkala/Iittala, Lisa Johanson-Pape/Orno, Kyllikki Salmenhaara/Arabia, Kaj Franck/Nuutajarvi-Notsjo, Marja Suna/Marimekko, Timo Sarpaneva/Iittala, Toni Muona/Arabia, Birger Kaipiainen/Arabia, Esko Pajamies/Asko-Upo, Vuokko Nurmesniemi/Vuokko, Yrjo Kukkapuro/Avarte, Antti Nurmesniemi/Wartsila.

A full version of this document showing recto and verso is available from the University of Brighton Design Archives. Please contact designarchives@brighton.ac.uk

Conditions Governing Access

Researchers wishing to consult the collection should make an appointment. Telephone 44 (0)1273 643217 or email designarchives@brighton.ac.uk

Acquisition Information

University of Compiegne

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

folded poster, colour recto with black and white verso, 400mm x 600mm

Archivist's Note

Created by Carolyn Thompson Feb 2012

Conditions Governing Use

Permission must be sought to publish any material from the collection. Email designarchives@brighton.ac.uk