Oiva Toikka's Red Ibis is a remarkable bird. In a brilliant bold red and with a tall and proud stature, the Red Ibis stands out among Oiva Toikka's birds. Its long, silvery beak bends almost to the ground, in illustration of how an Ibis in nature prepares to dig in the sand.On the base of each individualized bird is acid-stamped the signature of the artist and of his studio in Nuutajärvi, Finland.
You’d be hard-pressed to find a Finn or fan of Finnish design that doesn’t recognize the iittala logo, designed by Timo Sarpaneva in 1956 and inspired by his “i-line” range. The logo serves as a symbol of quality craftsmanship, timeless design, and thoughtful functionality. Many collectors ... More iittala
One, if not the most recognizable names in Finnish glass design, Oiva Toikka’s boundless imagination has taken glass art to new heights. Best known for his Birds collection for iittala, he brings mouth-blown glass creations to life. Each one is hand-crafted so every piece is an original and... More Oiva Toikka