Fine Finland

A book project on Finland – A country full of the unexpected Editor: Mila Pentti • Graphic design: Ilkka Kärkkäinen / so_helsinki • Photography: Anton Sucksdorff and Kanerva Mantila • Publisher: Aho&Aho FINE FINLAND presents the different seasons of Finland in Lapland, the Archipelago and Helsinki. It includes Finnish traditions, culture,

SO_VALUES

SO GOODOur core values are humanity and kindness. We love to share and the best thing we know is to work together with other peace lovers. We can do good to our clients by joining forces with the best in the field. Our mission is to do good for humans

Helsinkitones

What does the summertime in Helsinki sound like, and which are the colours that reflect from it’s rooftops at sunset? How does it feel to see the endless open sea in the shore of Kaivopuisto? Which Helsinki moments are forever left in our memories? Helsinki Tones, the summer exhibition of

Giclée print meets letterpress

We shot a small serie of black and white photos, from the streets of Helsinki. First we giclée printed them on Hahnemuhle paper to size A3+ and then letterpressed them with one color. This piece in called “The Cowboy” and has been shot in the ferry of Suomenlinna.

OLO throw for LOKAL Collection

Lokal throw by the name OLO (feeling or mood) is designed by ceramic and textile artist Veera Kulju, is a beautiful addition to any home. The wool blanket is woven in Finland by Lapuan Kankurit. 140 x 180 cm + fringes Pure new wool

ILO kitchen towel for LOKAL Collection

Lokal kitchen towel by the name ILO (joy) is designed by ceramics and textile artist Veera Kulju, is a beautiful addition to any kitchen. The kitchen towel is woven in Finland by Lapuan Kankurit. size 49 x 70 cm / Linen Buy yours by clicking HERE 

Visuals for the Finnish Craft and Design Fair

  We created the visual campaign around Veera’s ceramic pieces that where ordered specifically to create the Fairs theme in 2019. The four-leaf clover is a sign of “onni” Finnish word for luck, happiness or blessings. The theme of the fair was freely translated “The lasting happiness, joy of making”

KUUSIKKO

Designed for Gumbostrand Konst & Form at the Arabia Art Department in 2018, Kuusikko is a candle holder manufactured as small series product as well as varied in unique versions by the art department artists. Design by Veera Kulju (SO-Helsinki)   photo Ananya Tanttu photo Ilkka Kärkkäinen

for VEERA KULJU

Metsä Palaa / Forest Returns poster concept for art exhibition: Concept by SO-Helsinki / Video by Ananya Tanttu   NAKU: visual identity for art exhibition by Ilkka Kärkäinen    

Doing good with NORDKRAUT

Nordkraut’s simple and functional fermentation pot is designed together with Finnish ceramic artist Veera Kulju (SO-Helsinki). Every piece is handmade in Lapinlahti by Jari Puttonen from JP Studiokeramiikka.  A simple form hides all the necessary functions: the lid slips to the water trap, pot is easy to hold because of its rough surface,

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