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Tapio Wirkkala: Iconic Designer and Myth Maker

Dawson, Jack (2013) Tapio Wirkkala: Iconic Designer and Myth Maker. In: Tapio Wirkkala - glass and silver, poet, A Poet in Glass and Silver. Finnish Glass Museum ( Suomen Lasimuseo), The Finish Glass Museum, Island Lake, pp. 10-196. ISBN 978-952-2271-52-3

Item Type: Book Section


Published in Tapio Wirkkala: A Poet in Glass and Silver, this book section is extensively illustrated and will accompany the major exhibition of the same name in the Finnish Glass Museum in May 2013.
The research focuses on an analysis and evaluation of the artist and his creative, visual and technical contribution to the art of glass.

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Depositing User: Ashleigh Little


Item ID: 4068
ISBN: 978-952-2271-52-3
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Date Deposited: 27 Aug 2013 14:05
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2019 09:08


Author: Jack Dawson

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Institute of Arts and Creative Industries > Art and Design Workstream
Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries > School of Art and Design


Glass and Ceramics > Glass

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