18 January – 17 March 2019. The one hundred years of diplomacy between Finland and Japan are being celebrated by opening a touring exhibition produced by the Japan Foundation in cooperation with the Japanese Embassy in Finland and the National Museum of Finland. The exhibition also showcases the work of young designers working in Finland, who are inspired by the tradition of Japanese design.
LOCATION: The National Museum of Finland, Helsinki
STARTS: 18.1.2019 11:00
For many people, ‘Nordic’ has become a shorthand term for unadorned simplicity, clean functionality, and natural materials – but does the label still hold true? This landmark exhibition of contemporary design from the five Nordic countries aims to showcase the commonalities and contrasts between the modern design cultures of Norway, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, and Iceland. Curated by Pil Bredahl (DK), Sebastian Jansson (SU), Hlín Helga Guðlaugsdóttir & María Kristín Jónsdóttir (IS), Rebecca Ahlstedt (SE) & Kråkvik & D’Orazio (NO), Now Nordic presents collectible pieces from emerging and established designers working at the intersection of art, design, and craft to explore whether the characteristics that have historically defined ‘Nordic’ are still evident in our increasingly globalised creative culture.
The Pujo line also has a new member: Pujo Hanging Rack - the base for a simple and functional wardrobe.
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Our Vuono pendant lamp, Henki table lamp and Halo side table were published in Pagina 99 Salone Satellite issue 11.3.2017.