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2016 Art Glass Bird and the City Collection by Oiva Toikka, Part Two

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2016 Art Glass Bird and the City Collection by Oiva Toikka, Part Two

 Part One is available here. The 2016 Bird and the City Collection has five cities: Seoul, Hong Kong, Kyoto, Washington D.C. and Minneapolis. Although the birds are generally only released in the...

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A Tale of 5 Cities: 2016 Bird and the City Collection by Oiva Toikka, Part One

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A Tale of 5 Cities: 2016 Bird and the City Collection by Oiva Toikka, Part One

Oiva Toikka isn't known as one of the 'super designers'; most people in the design community probably have never heard of him. They should. Toikka came to Ann Arbor while...

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Bird and The City Collection by Oiva Toikka for Iittala

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Bird and The City Collection by Oiva Toikka for Iittala

Professor Oiva Toikka is a Finnish glass designer who has been making notable product for over fifty years.  In the 1970's he began a series of art glass birds for...

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