Poem Tumbler, Set of 2 by Markku Salo for Nude

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The Poem collection features corrugated glass bodies that feel almost like corduroy, and a narrow rim at the top that helps keep liquid cool. This tumbler is available in clear or green.

Capacity: 6.7 fluid ounce
Material: Glass
Care: Hand Wash

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The work of the Finnish artist and designer Markku Salo ranges from the ridged tumblers he has designed for Nude, large scale site-specific artworks, electronics, and graphic design. He has lived and worked in the glass village of Nuutajarvi since 1983 – a collection of old worker cottages and factory spaces dating back to 1793. These now accommodate a community of artists, craftsmen, blacksmiths, and a glass hot shop. Markku Salo attended Kankaanpää Art School (1972-74), and latter attended the University of Art and Design in Helsinki for Industrial Design (1974-79).

He has done work for Lundia Oy (2006), Tavastia Koulutusyhtymä (2004), Aarikka Oy (1994), Iittala (1992), Ergonomics Design (1979-80), Destem Oy (1978), and SLO (1978). He has also taught at the University of Art and Design from 1982 on and off until 1999, and more recently Salo has taught at HAMK Wetterhoff from 2000 to 2004. Salo was a founding member of both Glassworks (2003), and Nuutajärvi Galleria Cooperative NuGO (2007). Salo is currently working for Muotohuone Oy as an entrepreneur , a designer, and as a graphic designer.

Nude is a Turkish company that specializes in collaborations with up and coming artists and designers. Featuring non-leaded glass, the company has received numerous design award.  A decidedly modern company, Nude produces quality work as both accent and functional barware/glassware for the home or professional environment.

$ 48.00