Ceramic art rugs to Japan

Marianne Huotari’s first solo exhibition is in the distinguished SPIRAL gallery at the heart of Tokyo Japan on 3.-24.9.2018. Kotiseutu – The Spirit of Roots installation consists of 28 separate ceramic artworks forming a wall-sized piece which tells the story of uniqueness of Finnish nature and Marianne’s roots in the Northern Finland.

www.spiral.co.jp


New additions to Suovilla family

Feel the spirit of Norhern Finland in you home through Suovilla rug designed for Finarte. This autumn we add a new color to the Suovilla family: grey and white! Get to know also new Silmu cushion and Naava throw.

www.finarte.fi


Saaristo rug for Finarte

Saaristo (archipelago) is the new rug design for Finarte. The pattern takes you by the water, wavy surfaces and endless summer days.

 

Read more here


The stories behind the products can be read from Glorian koti magazine 3/2018. Text by talented Selina Vienola.


Image magazine featured a nice story about Smoo ArtWorks. It’s on the December/January magazine.


 

Kaino – the Sleeping Swan has been selected to Pistot exhibition by Taitoliitto. The exhibition takes place in Craft Corner Helsinki at Eteläesplanadi 4 during 13.1.-24.2.2018.

 

The vernissage is on 12.1.2018 at 17. Welcome!


It’s time for Christmas Markets!

This year STUDIO smoo will participate only one Christmas event called Sunday Market.
It’s going to be very lovely event and I really hope to see you there!
More info HERE


Smoo <3 Finarte

Marianne Huotari from STUDIO smoo has designed Suovilla carpet collection for Finarte. The collection carries thoughts to the Finnish pure wilderness, getting its inspiration from the soft blanket of cotton grass that covers Finland’s bog lands.

Read more www.finarte.fi


Kaiku at Biennale in South Korea

 

Kaiku is exhibited in South Korea at Cheongju International Craft Biennale on 13.9.-22.10.2017. Smoo was also assisting the working committee and building the Finland’s pavilion for the Biennale.


New patterns for art4u

 

Smoo has designed new prints and patterns for art4u. See more prints HERE.

www.art4u.fi


Smoo <3 Mikkeli

Smoo has a new retailer in Mikkeli
Studio M3

 

Studio M3 has the whole jewelry collection as well as a selected collection of unique ceramic wall rugs: Kaino, Untuvikko and Lokinpoikanen.


Seine Kanavaranta

Smoo will participate new event in Helsinki on 17th of June 2017.

Seine Helsinki event venue is the beautiful Kanavaranta and the program will be a setting of food&drinks, music, movies and art&design.

Smoo will sell discontinuing jewelry with reduced price. There’s also renewed jewelry collection with brand new packaging  and unique ceramic wall rugs.
Come to enjoy!


Interview in Blue Wings magazine

“I always go back to my roots”, describes perfectly my design philosophy.

 Finnair’s in-flight magazine Blue Wings tells my story in the March 2017 issue. Makers of Finland series is about bright young talents of Nordic design by writer and photographer Laura Iisalo.


Happy Valentine’s Day to all! <3


Glorian Koti magazine featured Mätäs wall rug on their 2/2017 publication.