MARJATTA METSOVAARA

The large scale of the creations, inventions, and artistic values of Marjatta Metsovaara has made an immense contribution to the world of interior textiles and the reputation of Finland worldwide in art and design.
Her creative talent and engineering skills in creating all types of new fabrics never seen before, like new modern carpet designs, blankets in mohair/wool, special fabrics for room dividers and wallpapers, tightly woven furniture fabrics for Artek, Artifort, and Asko, as well as the Finnair and other airline fabrics, the invention of the Lappi-satin cotton fabric ideal for reactive printing, and her close collaboration with the most significant architects like Alvar Aalto are a few of her references.
Marjatta Metsovaara can genuinely be considered as Finland's Queen of Textiles and one of the most considerable textile designers of all time.
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