Olavi Lindén

Olavi Lindén

Olavi Lindén’s work includes product design, for such clients as Fiskars, for whom he has made garden tools; he has also constructed stringed musical instruments. In 2002, he was awarded the Finnish State Prize for Crafts and Design; in 2005, he was named Finland’s Designer of the Year. He received the Kaj Franck Design Prize in 2006.

Year Born: 
1946
Current Location: 
Finland
Country of Birth: 
Finland

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