5 April – 26 May 2019
Design Museum Helsinki presents in its Gallery Space Osma Harvilahti’s (b. 1983) first solo exhibition in Finland.
The exhibition premieres photos from Osma’s upcoming, new book commissioned by Louis Vuitton. The Louis Vuitton Fashion Eye collection evokes cities, regions or countries through the eyes of fashion photographers.
Alongside Osma’s commercial work, the exhibition presents personal series, which often examine his interests from a documentary and sociological perspective.
Meet the artist at the Design Museum´s Lunch Talk
Friday the 5th of April at 13pm
This exhibition of work by Osma Harvilahti (born 1983) addresses contemporary design through photography. Harvilahti is a Paris-based photographer who concentrates in his work on exploring design, fashion and the use of colour. His clients include partamento Magazine, SSAW, Hermès, Issey Miyake and Louis Vuitton. Alongside commercial photos, this exhibition features personal series of works in which Harvilahti studies his subjects of interest from a documentary and sociological perspective.
Kuva: Jody Rogac
The exhibition is part of a series in which Design Museum invites young internationally successful Finns working in design to “come home” to exhibit their work.
Gone fishing: Fashion Eye Saint-Tropez
©Louis Vuitton Malletier / Osma Harvilahti