Julia Reuter
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Vuokko/Marimekko, Cirkeljurk in blauw-wit, 1970 | Centraal Museum Utrecht

Vuokko/Marimekko, Cirkeljurk in blauw-wit, 1970 | Centraal Museum Utrecht

Jersey dress/nightgown by Annika Rimala, 1975.

Jersey dress/nightgown by Annika Rimala, 1975.

CMU  Cirkeljurk (ca. 1970)  Vuokko. Crème katoen, bedrukt met blauwe vormen.

CMU Cirkeljurk (ca. 1970) Vuokko. Crème katoen, bedrukt met blauwe vormen.

vuokko

vuokko

Vuokko

Vuokko

Vuokko Nurmesniemi

Vuokko Nurmesniemi

Marimekko 1967  Annika Rimala

Marimekko 1967 Annika Rimala

Katsuji Wakisaka   In the 1970’s, Marimekko desired to expand their horizons and pursued the talents of two impressive Japanese textile artists, Katsuji Wakisaka and Fujiwo Ishimoto. In particular, Katsuji Wakisaka introduced new aesthetics which enriched and expanded the Marimekko style.

Katsuji Wakisaka In the 1970’s, Marimekko desired to expand their horizons and pursued the talents of two impressive Japanese textile artists, Katsuji Wakisaka and Fujiwo Ishimoto. In particular, Katsuji Wakisaka introduced new aesthetics which enriched and expanded the Marimekko style.

Marimekko, With Love | Textile Museum of Canada Collection and Exhibitions -Armi Ratia, founder and managing director of Marimekko. Photo: Teppo Lipasti, 1975

Marimekko, With Love | Textile Museum of Canada Collection and Exhibitions -Armi Ratia, founder and managing director of Marimekko. Photo: Teppo Lipasti, 1975

Armi Ratia    The name Marimekko is a play on words, yet completely descriptive. Mari’ is an anagram of the first name of the company’s founder, Armi Ratia,while ‘mekko’ means ‘dress’ in Finnish.  For over 60 years, Marimekko has been creating some of the world’s most iconic patterns and products.

Armi Ratia The name Marimekko is a play on words, yet completely descriptive. Mari’ is an anagram of the first name of the company’s founder, Armi Ratia,while ‘mekko’ means ‘dress’ in Finnish. For over 60 years, Marimekko has been creating some of the world’s most iconic patterns and products.