Artek Aitta

Mäkelänkatu 84,
00610 Helsinki
Mon-Fri 11-19, Sat 10-15
Tel: +358 (0)50 406 3687
Email: aitta@artek.fi Contact Store

Artek Aitta is an outlet store located in Käpylä, Helsinki. The selection of Aitta includes individual exhibition pieces, special items and products that are going to be withdrawn from collection.

Helsingin Arabiassa sijaitseva Artek Aitta on designista kiinnostuneen löytökeidas. Aitan valikoimaan kuuluu yksittäisiä näyttelykappaleita, erikoiseriä sekä mallistosta poistuvia tuotteita.

Artek Aitta located in Arabia, Helsinki, is an oasis for someone interested in design. The selection of Aitta includes individual exhibition pieces and special items. We also have some products that are going to be withdrawn from our collection.

Helsingin Arabiassa sijaitseva Artek Aitta on designista kiinnostuneen löytökeidas. Aitan valikoimaan kuuluu yksittäisiä näyttelykappaleita, erikoiseriä sekä mallistosta poistuvia tuotteita.Artek Aitta located in Arabia, Helsinki, is an oasis for someone interested in design. The selection of Aitta includes individual exhibition pieces and special items. We also have some products that are going to be withdrawn from our collection.

 

25/08/2014

Artek furnishes the Hotel Manta of Helsinki

Hotel Manta of Helsinki is an art project of japanese artist Tatzu Nishi. The pop up hotel room is open for public from 15 August to 12 October 2014 between 11.30 am and 5.30 pm (entrance fee 3e).

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17/12/2013

Union of Ergonomics and Art - ARTEK AT IMM COLOGNE 2014

ARTEK AT IMM COLOGNE 2014

Artek will kick off 2014 with the 50th anniversary of the Karuselli lounge chair, a new addition to the Artek product range. Designed by Yrjö Kukkapuro in 1964, Karuselli will be relaunched as part of the Artek range at the imm cologne fair in January. From the archives of Alvar Aalto, Artek will reintroduce the side tables 907B and 915, both designed in the beginning of 1930s. The Lukki series by Ilmari Tapiovaara and the award-winning TW003 lamp by Tapio Wirkkala will also be introduced to the German market for the first time. The Rocket and Baby Rocket stools by Eero Aarnio and Tapiovaara’s Lukki and Mademoiselle will be presented in fresh new colour editions.

In addition to the stand, the Café Lounge in Hall 3.2 | F048 will be fully equipped with Artek furniture. The products range from the 2nd Cycle collection of Alvar Aalto tables and chairs, to Harri Koskinen’s lightweight furniture in the lounge area, all lit up by the classic Aalto and Tapio Wirkkala pendants and floor lamps.

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07/10/2013

Artek and Vitra: a partnership built on affinity

On September 6, 2013 Vitra acquired the Finnish company Artek.

A renowned design company founded in 1935 in Finland by architect Alvar Aalto and his wife Aino, art promoter Maire Gullichsen and art historian Nils-Gustav Hahl, Artek was built upon the radical business plan to “sell furniture and to promote a modern culture of habitation by exhibitions and other educational means.” Artek has become one of the most innovative contributors to modern design, building on the heritage of Alvar Aalto.

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06/10/2013

Artek 2nd Cycle Café at PLY unestablished furniture, Hamburg/ 5 – 19 October 2013

ARTEK 2
ND
 CYCLE POP-UP CAFÉ AT PLY, HAMBURG  
5 – 19 October 2013 

ARTEK 2ND CYCLE POP-UP CAFÉ AT PLY, HAMBURG  5 – 19 October 2013 

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20/09/2013

Artek Today exhibition at Skandium - London Design Festival 2013

Alvar Aalto’s furniture was introduced to the UK through an exhibition at Fortnum & Mason in 1933. Reflecting on the success of the exhibition, Skandium now presents ARTEK TODAY, an exhibition at our Marylebone store, inspiring contemporary living with these classic pieces.

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14/09/2012

Artek opens its new European headquarters

A Mondial Home in Berlin

Artek Deutschland GmbH has found a new home in the German capital of Berlin. Nestled in the heart of Europe, the impressive Mondial Home sends a clear signal that Artek is headed in the direction of the broader European market.

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