Title: Marimekko: The Art of Printmaking
Author: Laird Borrelli-Persson, Archive Editor at Vogue.com
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Publication Date: June 15, 2021
Trimsize: 12 inches x 10 inches x 1.2 inches
Hardcover: 272 pages with 372 color illustrations. Book covered in biodegradable shrink-wrap
Country of Origin/Manufacture: Italy
About: Blending archival photographs and advertisements with modern campaign imagery as well as newly commissioned photography, Marimekko: The Art of Printmaking tells the story of Marimekko’s most iconic designs. Four distinct sections guide the reader through the Marimekko philosophy and lifestyle, via its factory in Herttoniemi, where fabrics have been created from the very beginning, on to a rich sourcebook of patterns and finally to the brand’s ultra-sustainable, super-creative future.
Published on the 70th anniversary of Marimekko (and 30th Anniversary of Kiitoslife) this book is the perfect keepsake and celebration of one of the most loved and recognized design houses.