WHEN SIMPLE FORM CONCEALS AN EXTRAORDINARY DEGREE OF CRAFTSMANSHIP
AN ARTISANAL MASTER
The canvas variant features a skillful process, where fine fabric is delicately attached to a liner, seamlessly fixed onto a wire frame. On the other hand, our bamboo model showcases a fusion of traditional artistry and modern flair. Multiple slats are expertly hand-sewn to create a pleated mat, gracefully connected to the liner and frame.
Paavo Tynell (1890-1973) was an industrial designer, known as the great pioneer of Finnish lighting design and fondly dubbed as “the man who illuminated Finland”. Tynell was one of the founders and chief designers of Taito Oy – the first industrial producer of lighting fixtures in Finland. With the innovation of electricity in the beginning of the 20th century, Taito Oy and Tynell expanded the thinking and manufacturing of modern lighting solutions in Europe and abroad.