Göran Hogell Iittala 1949 - 1969, 1981 - . Milan Triannaale 1954, gold medal. There was only 4 sizes at the first place 4 cl, 8 cl, 12 cl and 25 cl. Glass is at Modern Art Museum in New York.
Göran Hongell 1902 - 1973
Studies: Central School of Arts and Crafts, decorative art 1920 - 1923.
He was asked to become a free-lance artist for the Karhula woks in December 1932. In 1954, he was fiven the position as Art Director of he whote Ahlström corporation. He worked as Art Director untill his retirement in 1957.
In 1928 Hongell received the 4th price in the Riihimäki glass design competition, diploma of honour from the world exhibition in Brussels, gold medal in the world exhipition in Paris 1937, as well as in the Milan X Trieannale in 1954. In 1988 Hongell's *Aarne (1948) collection won the International 'Tabletop Award In Dallas, USA.