Posts tagged "matti klenell"
A New Layer exhibition

A New Layer exhibition

A New Layer is an exhibition by Matti Klenell, Stina Löfgren, Carina Seth Andersson, TAF Arkitektkontor through Gabriella Gustafson and Mattias Ståhlbom which will be on stage in Stockholm from November 11 to February 8. The exhibition will show contemporary objects made with an ancient technique. Lacquer has been used in East Asia for over...
A glass for all occasions by Matti Klenell for Iittala

A glass for all occasions by Matti Klenell for Iittala

“Lempi” is a new drinking glass designed by Matti Klenell for Iittala. It is designed for the modern kitchen which often has limited storage space. This stackable glass not only saves space but also looks great on an open shelf: the round shape invites you to take hold of it. Lempi glass works for every...
Kokeshi exhibition by Matti Klenell

Kokeshi exhibition by Matti Klenell

A Matti Klenell project in glass is usually closely connected with travelling as a large and important part of the process. He has over the past ten years, visited and worked with the material in the USA, Czech Republic, Finland and Sweden. Kokeshi is a turned and painted Japanese wooden doll. They were invented in...
Remake of a special Kaj Franck table

Remake of a special Kaj Franck table

After a visit at the glass factory in the Nuutajärvi village in the middle of Finland, Swedish designer Matti Klenell found a very special design by Kaj Franck. It ended up with a personal interpretation of the table as a homage to the great Finnish designer. The Nuutajärvi village in the middle of Finland has...
Coquelicot candle holders by Matti Klenell

Coquelicot candle holders by Matti Klenell

“Coquelicot” -A new family of candle holders designed by Matti Klenell is now on display at the Gallery Pascale, Humlegårdsgatan 5, Stockholm. The installation will be up until February the 5th. When working with light I am interested in the relation between the immaterial light and the materiality or texture of the object being the...
Rowdy furniture

Rowdy furniture

Rowdy is a new seating system from David design (a company which I founded back in 1988, and ran until I left it in the mid 00s). Rowdy is designed by Peter Andersson and Matti Klenell. The idea behind the product is simple; with inspiration from various examples of how the fashion world succeds in...