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The Modern Spirit: Glass from Finland

October 1, 1985 – January 5, 1986

Museum: Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Location: 2nd Floor

On view are hundreds of examples in the first U.S. retrospective of 20th-century Finnish glass. Among the 27 designers whose work is represented are Aino Marsio-Aalto, Alvar Aalto, Artuu Brummer, Gunnel Nymna, Timo Sarpaneva, Oiva Toikka, Jorma Vennola, and Tapio Wirkkala.

Organized by the Finnish Glass Museum in cooperation with the Finnish Society of Crafts and Design and the Museum of Applied Arts, Helsinki.

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