Iittala's delightful Nappula candleholder was designed by Matti Klenell. He drew his inspiration for the round shape from the legs of a peculiar table he saw while visiting the Nuutajärvi glass museum. Nappula is a beautiful combination of classic and contemporary design and will stand the test of time. The sturdy base ensures the candleholder stays upright.
Nappula candleholder 183 mm, white
- Painted steel
- 7.2 in (183 mm)
The Swedish designer Matti Klenell (b. 1972) graduated from the Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Sweden, in 1999. Matti Klenell has become known for his innovative take on the Scandinavian idea of the intrinsic link between form and function. In 2000 he founded his own company, the Matti Klenell Studio, which works with various design commissions for a large number of clients.
Apart from projects to be produced serially, the studio also develops limited edition works as well as public and private art commissions. Klenell has been awarded as Designer of the Year in Sweden, and has won several prestigious national and international awards, including the Ljunggren Design Prize as well as the Red Dot Design Award for the Lempi glass for Iittala. His work is represented in the permanent collections of various museums.View all products
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