Friedl Holzer-Kjellberg


Friedl Holzer-Kjellberg (1905-1993) was a pivotal figure in Finnish ceramics, whose tenure at Arabia Pottery marked a significant period in Scandinavian design. She is best known for her development of the iconic "Kilta" line, a collection of tableware that exemplified functionalism and simplicity, hallmarks of mid-century design. Holzer-Kjellberg's work at Arabia also included the creation of exquisite art ceramics, showcasing her versatility and mastery over glazes and forms. Her contributions significantly influenced the aesthetic and functional standards of Finnish ceramics, earning her a distinguished place in the annals of Scandinavian design history.