Visiting the Home of Famous Artist and Designer, Ritva-Liisa Pohjalainen
Ritva-Liisa Pohjalainen is known as one of Finland’s most highly regarded glass artists and designers. In her art, the clean, Scandinavian design is combined with the richness of colours and materials. Her career started in the fashion and textile industry and went on to precious metals, ceramics and the design of demanding, unique glass sculptures.
The latest display of Ritva-Liisa Pohjalainen's works was in Yun Jian Art Museum in Shanghai in October 2017. She has been given recognition as for example Kaj Franck design prize in 2004 and honorary doctorate of the University of Eastern Finland in 2010. Business and Professional Women Finland awarded her Woman of the year special prize in 2015.
During this program you will get a chance to meet Mrs Ritva-Liisa Pohjalainen at her own home. Her home is a design heaven with a cosy atmosphere and she will tell her story to you while having a cup of coffee/tea and pastry in her kitchen.
Return transfer (non-guided) from Kuopio city centre is included in the price.
All year round upon request
Please note, starting time might be subject to change, we will confirm the time to you by e-mail
Minimum of 10 persons paying a full price (max 16 persons)
Kuopio city centre (for example your hotel reception)
Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the start.