Nikari’s Storia stool is the embodiment of minimalism, shining the spotlight on the natural beauty of wood and the expert joinery of carpenter and designer Kari Virtanen. When designing Storia, Virtanen looked back on a seat he crafted in the 1960s – the Storia stool is an homage to Nordic woodworking traditions but also to the very first stool Virtanen created all those years ago. Storia’s delightfully simple design is easy to incorporate into a variety of private and public spaces.
Storia stool 45 cm
- Ash / Oak
- Oil waxed ash / oak
- 35 cm
- 35 cm
- 45 cm
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Kari Virtanen (b. 1948) is a Finnish carpenter who with his hard-working attitude has gained his place as one of the most recognised wooden furniture experts.
In 1967 Virtanen founded Nikari, a company producing high-quality wooden furniture.
Virtanen has been awarded the Finnish State Design Award in 2005, the Pro Finlandia Medal in 2009 and the Kaj Franck Design Prize in 2022.View all products
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