Privat exhibitions


1951 Kunsternes Hus, Oslo

1956-58 Touring exhibition organized by the Smithsonian Institution, United States.

1962-64 Touring exhibition, Great Britain, West Germany, Switzerland, Italy.

1971-73 Touring exhibition organized by the Smithsonian Institution, United States.

1972 Goldsmiths’ Hall, London

1973  The São Paulo Biennial

1976  Stedelijk Museum; Amsterdam

1976 International Exhibition of Six Masters of the Art of Glass (invited participants), Venice Biennial

1981–1985 Touring exhibition of the Finnish Society of Crafts and Design:

Tapio Wirkkala. Exhibition architects Barbro Kulvik and Antti Siltavuori, catalogue edited by Juhani Pallasmaa;

1981 The Finnish Glass Museum, Riihimäki

1981 The Shchusev Museum of Architecture, Moscow 

1982 Museo de Arte Moderno; Mexico City

1983 Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris

1984 Palazzo dell’Arte al Arco, The Milan Triennial. Catalogue: Tapio Wirkkala, edited by  Piero Berengo Gardin, Electa, Milan 1984

1985  IBM Gallery of Science and Art, New York

1987 Wirkkala – Venini, The Finnish Glass Museum, Riihimäki, Finland. 

1988 Wirkkala – Venini, Museum of Applied Art, Frankfurt am Main

2001 –2003 TAPIO WIRKKALA – Thinking Hands, touring exhibition of Finnish Museum of Applied Art (Design Museum)

2001 Museum of Applied Art, Helsinki

2001 Tallinn

2002 Mexico City

2002 Ghent

2003 Philadelphia

2003 Washington

2009 Tapio Wirkkala – Sculptor, EMMA Espoo

Participation in numerous international joint exhibitions