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29.9.2016 | History

Local Beauty

Local Beauty

‘Local Beauty. The Tarbeklaas Glass Factory’, exhibit has brought together about 50 years worth of glass production. The factory began its operations in 1941 and was the only glass producer in Soviet Estonia.

Artificial and hand-crafted glass is on display. Part of the items on display are from private collections. This is surely and exhibit not to be missed by any glass enthusiasts and offers an interesting look nordic glass art.

The exhibit runs until 25 September. 

 

Location Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design (Eesti tarbekunsti- ja disainimuuseum), Lai 17, Tallinn Old Town www.etdm.ee

 

TEXT AND PHOTO MIKKO SAVIKKO

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