- Designer : Ilmari Tapiovaara
- Year of Design : 1954
- Material : Pressed birch plywood and surface veneer
- H: 43cm; W: 60cm; D: 120cm
- Made in Finland
- Delivery : Made to Order ; 6 - 8 weeks
The Ovalette Coffee Table for Artek was designed by Ilmari Tapiovaara in 1954 and represents quality with a style that suits many styles of interior spaces both domestic and commercial. The Ovalette frame is oak and table top is made of solid birch and plywood with an oak vaneer.
About The Designer
Ilmari Tapiovaara served as a department head at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago and designed for American design company, Knoll. After studying industrial and interior design at the Taideteollisuuskeskuskoulu in Helsinki, he worked for design masters Le Corbusier and Mies van der Rohe before establising his own office in 1937 with Annikki Tapiovaara.