Precise work. Olli Mannermaa and Olof Pira work on their chairs. Mannermaa’s Kilta chair became Finland’s first plastic chair, while Pira’s chair did not make it into production. (In the 1950s)
Martela in the Cologne Furniture Fair year 1958.
The director’s new desk. Tehokaluste’s (Martela) first product was a writing table. There was big demand for this during the rebuilding of Finland, when civil servants were put to work in offices. (In the 1940s)
Kilta chair design Olli Mannermaa (1955) - on the 1960s at the Milan Design Week